Citizens Memorial Hospital announces new medical staff
Citizens Memorial Hospital announces the appointment of the following physicians and clinical psychologist to the medical staff.
Garrett Alderfer, M.D., hospitalist, is a graduate of Drury University in Springfield. He attended medical school at the University of Arkansas College of Medicine, Little Rock, and completed his residency in internal medicine-pediatrics at the University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa. Dr. Alderfer is a member of the American College of Physicians and the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Angela D. Collins, M.D., is a board certified pediatrician. She previously worked at the Family Walk-In Clinic in Mountain Grove, Mo., as a general pediatrician for 11 years. She returns to Bolivar where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Southwest Baptist University. Dr. Collins attended medical school at the University of Missouri-School of Medicine in Columbia, and completed her pediatric residency at the University of Missouri Hospital and Clinics in Columbia.
Dr. Collins joins board certified pediatricians Maida P. Baugh, M.D., Shannon L. Calvert M.D., and nurse practitioner Malissa Phillips, FNP at Butterfield Park Pediatrics, 1165 N. Butterfield, Bolivar.
Bryan E. Flueckiger, M.D., Medical Director of Parkview Geriatric Wellness Center at CMH, attended medical school at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield and completed his psychiatric residency at The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center of The Pennsylvania State University, Hershey. He has 29 years of professional psychiatric experience, and for the last eight years with St. Joseph Medical Group in Ft. Wayne, Ind. Dr. Flueckiger is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and is a member of the American Psychiatric Association.
Jonathan E. Gray, D.O., orthopaedic surgeon, attended medical school at the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. He completed his internship and osteopathic orthopaedic surgery residency at Oklahoma State University-Saint Anthony’s Hospital. Dr. Gray has additional training in pediatric orthopaedic surgery from the University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, and training in orthopaedic.
Dr. Gray is trained in the direct anterior approach to total hip replacement, an alternative to conventional hip replacement surgery. He also specializes in total knee replacement, fracture care, knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy, nerve decompression, rotator cuff report and ACL reconstruction. Dr. Gray joins surgeons K. Ron Smith, M.D., Troy Morrison, D.O., David Rogers, M.D., and Michael Grillot, M.D., at Parkview Orthopaedic Clinic, 1155 W. Parkview St., Suite 1C, Bolivar.
Andrew M. Hummel, M.D., anesthesiologist, attended medical school at the University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Medicine. He completed his residency in anesthesiology at SUNY Downstate-University Hospital of Brooklyn, and was elected as administrative chief resident. Dr. Hummel is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists.
Rachael M. Swopes, Ph.D., clinical psychologist, earned a doctorate in clinical psychology from the University of Tulsa, Okla. Swopes completed a child clinical psychology internship at Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C., and a psychology residency at Behavioral Healthcare of Rural Missouri, Inc., Stockton. Swopes specializes in evidence-based treatment for trauma called Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT). She has advanced training in parent-child interaction therapy, childhood traumatic grief, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), cognitive restructuring for trauma exposed adults, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and behavior disorders, sleep management therapy for sleep disorders and trauma, developmental testing, risk assessments (such as suicide and cutting), and more. She sees patients at Butterfield Park Pediatrics, 1165, N. Butterfield, Bolivar, and Southside Medical Center, 1120 S. Springfield, Bolivar.
For more information about the programs and services at CMH or to make an appointment, call the CMH Information Center at 417-328-6010 or 888-328-6010.
August 19, 2014