Kathreen Friend, PNP

Doniphan Family Clinic- 573-996-2136

Kathreen (Katie) Friend was born in Poplar Bluff Missouri and grew up in Doniphan. She graduated from Poplar Bluff Technical Career Center in 1997 with her LPN degree. While furthering her education she worked for 10 years at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Pediatrics and Neonatal Care, while employed there, she graduated in 2001 from Three Rivers College with an Associate Degree in Nursing and in 2005 from Southeast Missouri State with a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing. In 2005 she became the Director of Children’s Services at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center and also began working at St Louis Children’s Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. In 2007 she graduated from St Louis University with a Master Degree in Pediatric Nursing with a Neonatal Specialty. She began work back in her hometown of Doniphan as a Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner at the Ripley County Family Clinic and has been employed in the same building ever since. She is a Member of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners, the Doniphan R1 School Board, Doniphan Sports Booster club, and the Spiritual Life and Discipleship Board at the Doniphan First Church of God.  She resides in Doniphan with her husband Roy and three daughters, Jakelyn, Jenna, and Jaysa. She loves kayaking on Current River, vacationing to new places, exploring nature, watching her daughters play sports and attending church.

Stephanie Hollis, RDH

Big Springs Dental Clinic – 573-663-3177

Amber Richardson, PhD

Missouri Highlands Medical Clinic: 573-785-6536

Dr. Amber Richardson, PhD is a clinical psychologist working in the Poplar Bluff office. Dr. Richardson possesses a PhD in clinical psychology in addition to a Masters degree in Counseling and Personnel Services. She has been working in private practice and rural health for several years and is joining Missouri Highland’s as part of the organization’s growing behavioral health program. Dr. Richardson has worked in several clinical settings including inpatient mental health, partial hospitalization programs, natural outpatient settings, and outpatient clinics. As a native Poplar Bluffian, Dr. Richardson is excited continue providing services to rural populations in Missouri Highland’s uniquely integrated medical setting.

Dr. Richardson is devoted to providing quality, evidence based care to individuals with a variety of needs, including psychotherapy, counseling, and psychological assessment. Dr. Richardson is currently accepting patients of all ages Monday through Thursday in the Poplar Bluff clinic.

John Galloway, DDS

Big Springs Dental Clinic- M, W, T and F.  (573)-663-3177
Poplar Bluff Community Dental Clinic- Every Tuesday. (573) 778-3042

Kristen Alexander, DMD

Poplar Bluff Community Dental Clinic- Monday – Friday.  (573)-778-3042
Big Springs Dental Clinic- Every first Tuesday of the month. (573) 663-3177

Dr. Kristen Alexander, a Poplar Bluff native and 2008 graduate of Poplar Bluff Senior High, has earned her doctorate of dental medicine degree and certificate in public heath from A.T. Still University’s Missouri School of Dentistry and Oral Health in June of 2017.  Her passion to become a dentist blossomed while interning with local Poplar Bluff dentists in high school as well as from her experiences as a scholar in the Southeast Missouri Area Health Education Center’s youth program. Dr. Alexander and her fiancée Marcus Frey, also of Poplar Bluff, enjoy spending time on Current River, fishing, and traveling.  She is excited to be back practicing in her home town and looks forward to contributing to the community’s dental health.

Amy Manning, DNP, APRN, FNP-C

Ellington Family Clinic: 573-663-2525

Amy Manning, DNP, APRN, FNP-C is a 2016 graduate of Frontier Nursing University. In December 2017, Amy furthered her education and completed her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree through Frontier Nursing University making her one of the few nurse practitioners in Southeast Missouri to hold this degree. Amy has been a registered nurse for 15 years with hospital and home health nursing experience. As a nurse practitioner, she has worked in women’s health and family practice. She lives on a cattle farm near Ellington with her husband and three children. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time on her farm, spending time outdoors and boating on the river, and attending church with her family. Amy is accepting patients (children and adults) Monday through Friday at the Ellington Family Clinic.

Ashley Starnes, FNP

Annapolis Family Clinic 573-598-4213

Ashley Starnes is a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner at the Annapolis Family Clinic. Ashley has had clinical nursing experience in Family Medicine since 2005. She is a 2016 graduate from the University of Missouri- St. Louis with a Master’s of Science in Nursing. Ashley has also received training and now certified in Medication Assistant Treatment (MAT). In Ashley’s spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband Ben Starnes and their three sons, Noah, Rylan and Hudson. Ashley is available to see patients 6 months and older Monday through Friday. Please call 573-598-4213 for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Annapolis Family Clinic
202 Allen Street
Annapolis, MO

Tammy Lindsay, M.D.

Medical Director

Dr. Tammy J. Lindsay, a Van Buren native, retired after 21 years of service in the United States Air Force. She received her medical degree from UMKCSchool of Medicine in 1994. Dr. Lindsay began her Air Force career at Scott Air Force base. In 2006, Dr. Lindsay won the prestigious Family Physician of the Year Award for the Uniformed Services Academy. Additionally, she currently has her acupuncture board certification and takes great pleasure in utilizing this alternative tool to treat appropriate conditions. Dr. Lindsay serves as Medical Director for Missouri Highlands and is very pleased to be serving her hometown communities.

 

Ashley Oldham, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC

Doniphan Family Clinic-573-996-2136

Ashley Oldham, FNP-BC is a graduate of Southeast Missouri State University. Ashley is a native of rural Ripley County, in Southeast Missouri. Ashley enjoys caring for patients of all ages. She also enjoys practicing in women’s health. In Ashley’s spare time she enjoys spending time on her farm, just outside Naylor, where she lives with her husband and two children. She enjoys fishing and watching Cardinal baseball.

Ashley is scheduling patients (children and adults) Monday through Friday at Doniphan Family Clinic

Holly Cavness McKinley, RDH

 Big Springs Dental Clinic 573-663-3177 

Poplar Bluff Dental Clinic 573-778-3042

Richard Hester, M.D.

Missouri Highlands Medical Clinic-573-785-6536

Richard Hester, MD is a graduate of Ross University in the Caribbean and completed his residency in Lincoln, Nebraska. Dr. Hester has been practicing family medicine for 6 years. While he enjoys treating patients of all ages, Dr. Hester especially enjoys working with children. Dr. Hester relocated from the Kansas City area and his family will soon follow. Dr. Hester’s passion for serving those in rural communities fits well with Missouri Highlands’ vision and mission.

Dr. Hester is now scheduling patients (newborns to adults) Monday-Friday at Missouri Highlands Medical Clinic.

Bradley R. Daniel, D.M.D

Iron County Dental Clinic-573-546-1001
Pilot Knob, MO

Dr. Bradley Daniel is a native of Arizona. He is a graduate of A.T. Still University – Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health. Dr. Daniel schedules patients Monday – Friday at the Iron County Dental Clinic located in Pilot Knob, MO.

Natalie J. Bell, RDH

Poplar Bluff Dental Clinic-573-778-3042
POPLAR BLUFF, MO

Marsha Shivley, FNP-BC

Missouri Highlands Medical Clinic-573-785-6536
Poplar Bluff, MO

Marsha Shivley is an Advanced Practice Nurse that obtained her degree as Clinical Nurse Specialist from Arkansas State University in 1994. She received her Family Nurse Practitioner Degree from the University of Missouri- St Louis, becoming board certified in 1995. In most recent years, Marsha specialized as a Mental Health Nurse Practitioner through Missouri University in 2008. Marsha Shivley is a retired ARMY Lieutenant Colonel and a Veteran. Marsha is dedicated to rural healthcare and desires to make a difference in the lives of her patients. She is a member of the First Methodist Church of Poplar Bluff and in her spare time she enjoys being with her family.

Susan M. Norris, FNP-BC

Shannon County Family Clinic- 573-226-5505

Susan Norris, FNP is a graduate of St. Louis University. Susan has been a resident of Shannon County for over 25 years. She considers it a blessing to have the opportunity to work close to home. Susan is dedicated to rural life, understands the challenges of rural healthcare, and desires to make a difference in the quality of life of her patients. In her spare time, Susan enjoys the outdoors and spending time with her husband, Daryl, their six children, and one grandson.

Susan is scheduling patients (children and adults) Monday through Friday.

Michael R. Moore, M.D.

Big Springs Medical Clinic-573-323-4253

 

Robin C. Harwell, MS, RD, LD, CDE

Licensed Dietician and Certified Diabetic Educator
CONTACT YOUR LOCAL CLINIC TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT

Robin joined Missouri Highlands Health Care in December of 2011.  As a registered dietitian, she provides nutrition education at all of the Missouri Highlands clinics on a bi-weekly to monthly basis.

Robin is a graduate of the University of Missouri (Mizzou).  She received a master of science in gerontology from Kansas State (K-State) in May 2011.  She is a certified diabetes educator with over 20 years of experience teaching diabetes management skills.

Call your local Missouri Highlands clinic to schedule an appointment with Robin.

Michelle E. Burnham, FNP-BC

Big Springs Medical Clinic-573-323-4253
VAN BUREN, MO

Meagan W. Berry, RDH

Big Springs Dental Clinic-573-663-3177
ELLINGTON, MO