Missouri Ozarks Community Health provides a wide variety of Medical Services at all clinic locations.
- Pediatric Care
- Adolescent Health
- Adult Medicine
- Family Planning/Gynecology
- Nutritional Health
- STD Testing
- Laboratory Testing
- Urgent Medical Care
- Sports Physicals
- Well Child Physicals
- Medication Assistance
If the staff of MOCH is not able to provide the appropriate care for you, our staff will work with various other organizations to locate the best care for you.
- Podiatry Services
- Chemical Dependency
- Specialty Services
MOCH is a provider for many payment types including:
- United Healthcare
- Various Other Insurance Types
If you currently have insurance coverage through a company that we are not providers for, we will work with your coverage type to enroll as an approved provider.
MOCH offers a “sliding fee program” for any individual. Clients may qualify for this program if income guidelines are met and proof of income is presented. If qualifications are met, service charges will be reduced.
If you are interested in receiving care from one of our Board Certified Family Practice Providers, please contact us today for an appointment!
Ava Clinic: 417-683-5739
Gainesville Clinic: 417-679-2775
Mansfield Clinic: 417-924-8809
Missouri Ozarks Community Health Medical Providers
Dr. Harper has been with Missouri Ozarks Community Health since 2003. She is a Board Certified Doctor of Osteopathy, providing a wide variety of patient care for over 16 years. Dr. Harper is available to see patients in the Mansfield Clinic, Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 7:00pm.
Dr. Sherard joined Missouri Ozarks Community Health November 2011. She is from Ava and is serving as a General Family Practice physician. She is available to see patients at the Ava Clinic, Monday – Wednesday, 8:30am – 5:30pm.
Contact us at 417-683-5739 to schedule an appointment. New patients will be accepted.
Kathy has been with Missouri Ozarks Community Health since 2007. She is a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, providing a wide variety of patient care. Previous to becoming a Nurse Practitioner, Kathy was an Registered Nurse at Mercy Hopsital, providing care in the trauma center. Kathy is available to see patients in the Ava clinic, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 8:30am – 5:30pm, and in Mansfield on Wednesdays, 8:30am – 5:30pm.
Contact us at 417-683-5739 to schedule an appointment.
Ida graduated from UMKC with her Masters in Nursing in 1998 as has over 18 years experience practicing as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She graduated from Nursing School from Westark Community College in Fort Smith, Ark. in 1976.
Ida also served in the U.S. Army from 1986 to 2006 and retired as a Major.
Brenda has been with Missouri Ozarks Community Health since October 2014. Brenda is a Family Nurse Practitioner providing primary care to all ages.
Brenda is originally from Cabool and is available at the Cabool clinic – Monday to Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm.
Connie graduated from Graceland University in 2005 with a Masters degree in Nursing/Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP). Connie has over 10 years experience as a FNP. She previously worked as an EMT/Paramedic, both on the ambulance and in the emergency department as well as being a Flight Paramedic.
Dr. Ruby is a Board-certified Family Practice Physician with over 20 years experience. Dr. Ruby graduated from Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine in Pomona, CA. in 1994. She enjoys the outdoors including walking trails and kayaking.
Jenna graduated from the University Of Missouri- Columbia with her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) in May 2015. Jenna previously graduated from Missouri State University in West Plains in 2008 and the University of Missouri in Columbia in 2010 with her Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN). She worked as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit since 2008.
Dr. Ball is a 1980 graduate of the Kirksville School of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, MO. and is Board-Certified in General Practice. Dr. Ball has been providing family practice medicine since 1981 in Mountain Grove, MO.
Missouri Ozarks Community Health announces the addition of Dr. Selma Taylor, OB-GYN to our staff. Dr. Taylor is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology, specializing in breast and cervical cancer screening, as well as prenatal care, contraceptive management, and pre-conception planning.
Dr. Taylor attended medical school at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, practicing for the last seven years in Southern Missouri. Dr. Taylor serves patients ranging from the very young to those in their later years. Dr. Taylor will be available in all six locations of Missouri Ozarks Community Health, including Ava, Cabool, Gainesville, Houston, and Mountain Grove, with prenatal visits available in the Mansfield Clinic.
Dr. Taylor enjoys spending time together with her husband taking walks, fishing, traveling and watching movies.
Dr. Wolfe and his family moved to Texas County from Colorado in 2013 after finishing his medical training in family medicine.
He has enjoyed serving the local community as he raises his five boys ages 9 to 2 with his wife, Melissa. They look forward to continuing to provide a broad spectrum of quality care in this very special part of the country.
Katie graduated from Missouri State University with her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) in May 2017 and is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP).
She previously graduated from Central Methodist University in Fayette, MO in 2013 with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN). She has worked as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the Emergency Department since 2013. Katie is originally from a small, rural town in northern Missouri and enjoys being able to give back to the rural community through providing primary care.
Contact us or call us at 417-683-5739 to schedule an appointment.