Phillip Ross Hurd, NP-C

  • Nurse Practitioner


  • Simple wound repair to include debridement, suture, and general care of superficial wounds and minor superficial surgical procedures.
  • Incision & drainage of superficial abscesses.
  • Excision of minor lesions.
  • Apply, change and remove casts/splints
  • Arthrocentesis/aspirations
  • Joint injections
  • Destruction of warts and other benign lesions.
  • Simple biopsies of skn.
  • Removal foreign object(s) from eye.
  • Trigger point injections.
  • Complex wound repair.

Special procedures privileges for Emergency Room

  • Evaluate common orthopaedic complaints, reduce simple dislocations such as fingers/toes.
  • Apply or remove splints after appropriate consultation by the supervising physician.
  • Care of wounds including sharp debridement, laceration repair, incision and drainage of abscesses, place drains and manage infected wounds.
  • Administer local infiltrative anesthetic, regional nerve and dental blocks.
  • Aspiration of joints after consultation with supervising physician.
  • Management of nose bleeds.
  • Management of common ophthalmologic problems, slit lamp examinations, measurement of intraocular pressure.
  • Gynecologic exams, except for alleged sexual assault cases unless “SAFE” certified.
  • Removal of foreign bodies from the external ear canal, eye, nose and soft tissues.


Southside Medical Center
1120 S. Springfield Ave.
Bolivar, MO 65613
(417) 326-7814
fax (417) 326-4059


Nurse Practitioner - Central Missouri State University - Warrensburg, MO

Missouri Quality AwardStage 7 Award RecipientSBJ Dynamic Dozen Award Recipient SBJ Economic Impact Award Recipient Most Wired Award RecipientHospital 417-326-6000
Infocenter 417-328-6010 or 1-888-328-6010
1500 N. Oakland, Bolivar, Missouri 65613