Central Ozarks Medical Center

Your Health...Our Mission

Medical | Behavioral | Dental

 Central Ozarks Medical Center is committed to leading the way to healthier communities. 

Virtual Visits

Virtual Visits are available for primary care needs including acute care needs for colds, coughs, and flu.  You can connect with your provider from the comfort of your home using your phone, smart phone, tablet, or computer.

Call us to find out if a virtual visit is right for you!

Behavioral Health

COMC’s Behavioral Health Team practices integrated healthcare and are able to offer tools and programs such as assessments, individual consultations, family counseling, coordination with COMC’s medical and dental providers, and referrals to outside specialists when necessary.

COMC offers therapeutic services for children, adolescents, adults, and older adults. Some of the approaches our providers use include:

    • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
    • Brief Solution Focused Therapy
    • Play Therapy
    • Family Therapy
    • Mindfulness Therapy
    • Client-centered therapy
    • Behavior Modification Therapy

Dental

Dental Services through Affordable and Compassionate Care

Our mission is to maintain healthy and beautiful smiles and to provide the highest quality dental care to keep your smile looking and functioning at its best.  Our dental team is here to serve the local community with state-of-the art facilities providing a wide variety of services whether a routine cleaning, urgent care, or anything in-between; we are your one stop source for oral care for your whole family.

As your dental offices serving Camden, Laclede, Pulaski, and Miller county communities, we provide skillful, attentive, and highly individualized care for all of our patients, at any age. Your comfort, well-being and positive experience is important to us.

We provide a comprehensive range of dental services, by skilled and compassionate professional dentists and staff. Our doors are open to welcome patients of all ages to our practice.

Our comprehensive list of services include:

  • Cleaning, Examinations, and X-rays
  • Extractions
  • Fillings, Crowns, and Bridges
  • Partials and Dentures
  • Pregnancy dental health
  • Pediatric and teens
  • Limited same-day services

 

Medical

Our medical teams promote collaboration and cooperation to make continuous, personal care available to all our patients.

Our medical providers and physician assistants specialize in providing quality family care and offer comprehensive, convenient medical services including pediatrics, chronic care management, gynecology, pregnancy testing, immunizations, and physical exams.

We offer same day appointments, when available, in Primary Care, Dental and Mental Health.

Our medical team and committed group of nursing professionals, medical technicians and support staff continue to strive each day to improve the lives of everyone we touch.

We look forward to the opportunity of serving you and your family.

 

 

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Mobile Units

Mobile Medical Unit

Our new Mobile Medical Unit delivers comprehensive care to COMC’s most rural communities as well as providing outreach activities. The unit offers us the opportunity to expand access to the care of our community by suppling our services and removing possible barriers to receiving care in one of our regular clinic sites.

 

Mobile Dental Unit 

Our Mobile Dental Clinic offers dental care and oral health awareness to school districts located within Camden, Laclede, Pulaski, and Miller counties. We also reach out to assist patients that would otherwise have to travel a long distance to reach a dentist and those located in isolated, rural communities.

Watch is video on COMC’s Mobile Medical Unit:

 

Mobile Medical Unit
Mobile Unit

Women's Health

Gynecology

We are dedicated to providing the special health needs of women of all ages – whether you are just entering puberty, expecting a baby, or approaching menopause. Services include preventative care as well as problem focused care with open communication to meet your needs.

Well-Women Exams

An annual exam or well woman exam is a yearly visit for a general health check, including breast exam and Pap Smear. You may expect the following:

  • General Physical Exam
  • Pelvic Exam
  • Complete Health History
  • Complete review of current medications
  • Evaluation for additional health screening tests (i.e., mammograms, DEXA, cancer screening, etc.)

Obstetrics

Knowledge and preparation are key to enjoying pregnancy. Our OB providers know that every birth is special and are honored that you have chosen them to guide you during your pregnancy and prenatal care. Their ultimate goal is for your continued good health and the delivery of a healthy newborn. COMC providers as well as their amazing staff of nurses will work to keep you informed and answer all of your questions from pregnancy confirmation to your post-partum check-up.

Pediatrics

From their first heartbeat, you want to give your children the best of everything…. including the best medical care.

COMC’s child-focused healthcare and parent education is the goal of our providers at COMC, from birth to 18 years of age. Our comprehensive services include:

    • Well-child exams
    • Diagnostic tests
    • Follow-up of chronic problems
    • Immunizations
    • Sports Screenings
    • Evaluation and management of growth and health-maintenance.
    • Autism testing

Primary Care Health Home (PCHH)

A Medicaid funded initiative to provide comprehensive case management to patients struggling with chronic health conditions. COMC Nurse Care Managers at each of our locations provide clinical care management that can help with managing chronic conditions between provider appointments. The COMC PCHH team includes the provider, nurses, nurse care manager, care coordinator and you, the patient.

  • Diabetes
  • Asthma
  • COPD
  • Hypertension
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • ADHD
  • Obesity
  • Tobacco use
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disabilities

If you qualify for PCHH, your Medicaid or Managed care will cover the cost of the program.

Chronic Care Management (CCM)

CCM is a care management initiative designed to support COMC patients with Medicare. Many of the diagnosis above apply to this program as well and allow patients the opportunity to access 20 minutes a month or more with a nurse or care team member participating on their care plan. At COMC, our goal is to make sure each of our patients has the right help to ensure the best health outcomes possible. 

Community Health Workers

COMC Community Health Workers (CHW’s) are part of the Population Health Team and provide insurance assistance to patients by determining eligibility for Medicaid, CHIP, and other insurance types. In addition, CHW’s work with patients affected by other social determinants of health besides insurance, to include food insecurity, transportation, medication cost and so much more.