(West Plains) – On July 21, 463 area student athletes received free athletic physicals at Ozarks Medical Center’s Shaw Medical Building.
Athletic physicals are required for students who plan to participate in any school-sponsored sport. Local physicians and providers conducted the physicals for student athletes through 12th grade attending local schools.
Pam Ream, Director of OMC Rehabilitation Services, says that this marks the largest free sports physical event offered by the hospital.
Provider volunteers included Dr. Liana Makarian, OMC Cancer Treatment Center; Dr. Rob Martin, Burton Creek Medical Clinic; Dr. William A. McGee, OMC Heart Care Services; Dr. Charles Morgan, OMC Cancer Treatment Center; and Dr. Jeffrey Roylance, Burton Creek Medical Clinic; Nurse Practitioners Glennette Haney, Thayer Medical Clinic; Madalyn Hicks, OMC Urgent Care Clinic; Hilda Newell, OMC Emergency Department; and Mary Anne Vaughn, Alton Medical Clinic; and Medical Students Ashley Reuter and Rich Phillips.
Volunteers included Angela Anderson, Sherry Zajicek, Tammy Theis, Jo Farrow, Kristy Allen, Lorenda Roberson, Amber Campbell, Cindy Hopper, Joanna Patillo, Treda Traw, Linda Roark, Cindy Wilson, Dona Paschall, Jo Wagner, Sarah Wiggs, Aimee Jarrett, Beth Bowen, Lee Adams, Celeste Young, Wanda Roark, Katie Mahan, Melissa Clark, Anne Kimbrough, Julie Dunbar, Theresa Speake, Brody Smith, Doug Dunbar, Greg Peugh, Kevin Hicks, Rex Wynn, Jeff Foes, Brian Pence, Kat Scott, Stephanie Campbell, Trena Parker, Marcus Lipford, Amy Lipford, Christina Romans, Lisa Riggs, Steve Culver, Angie Garner, Billye Williams, Kristy Kassing, Matt Dietrich, Ann Cisco, Briawna Wilson, Stacie Hoffman, Sharon Sowder, Jess Loges, Kathy Delgado, Tim Kimball, Carolyn Valade, Misty McCrackin, Erin Hicks, Pam Ream and Pat King.
For more information about Ozarks Medical Center or other free screenings, call 417-257-6735 or visit www.ozarksmedicalcenter.com.