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Psychiatrist Dr. Alok Jain Joins OCH Northside Clinic this August

July 20th, 2017

Springfield, MO – We are excited to announce that psychiatrist Dr. Alok Jain is joining the OCH Northside Clinic in Springfield and will be available to see patients on Monday, August 14, 2017.

He is a well-respected psychiatrist who has been practicing in the Springfield area since 2001. Both he and Breanna Dean, his nurse who will be completing her psychiatric nurse practitioner degree in December and joining as a provider, look forward to working at OCH.

Please give them a warm welcome to our Springfield facility!

Alok Jain, MD is Board Certified in Psychiatry and Neurology. He received his education from the University of Missouri-Columbia. Dr. Jain comes to OCH from Burrell Behavioral Health and CoxHealth. He also has prior experience working at the Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Missouri. He has been recognized as one of 417 Magazine’s “Top Doctors” each year for the past 15 years.

OCH Northside Clinic continues to remain committed to caring for the psychiatric, medical and pain management needs of all clinic patients with help of Jay P. Baker, DO (Board Certified Pain Management); Wm. Joseph Howitt, MD (Family Practice); Mindy Kendrick, FNP (Family Practice) and Gloria Kirk, FNP (Family Practice). Dr. Jason Glass, Dr. Ward and Dr. Ruffin continue to see patients for psychology needs at the OCH Northside Clinic as well.

Patients who have questions, can call the OCH Northside Clinic Patient Care Hotline (417-874-4529) to directly address any/all patient questions.

Dr. Jain and Breanna are a cohesive and experienced team, accustomed to a large practice of patients across the life span. They are committed to providing individualized care for OCH patients during this transition. We look forward to their arrival and know our patients are in good hands!


OCH Welcomes Psychiatrist, Psychologist, Nurse Practitioner and Therapist

April 18th, 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Communications Manager, Andrea Harp

Springfield, MO – OCH is pleased to welcome the following providers to our hospital system:

Salvador Ceniceros, MD: OCH welcomes psychiatrist Salvador Ceniceros, MD. Starting April 16, Dr. Ceniceros will see patients at OCH Christian County Clinic in Nixa and at OCH in Springfield. He sees all ages and types of patients with Medicare and Medicaid insurance. Dr. Ceniceros is a neuropsychiatrist and a fellow with the American College of Psychiatry. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Ceniceros in Springfield, call 417-837-4065. In Nixa, call 417-725-8250.  


Ven Vu, FNP-C: OCH welcomes family practice provider Ven Vu, FNP-C. Ven is working with Dennis Morrison, DO in the OCH North Specialty Clinic. Ven received her Master of Science in nursing from theUniversity ofMissouri and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing fromSt. John’sSchool ofNursing ofSouthwestBaptistUniversity. She can accept Medicaid, Medicare, Tricare and some private insurances. To schedule an appointment, call (417) 874-4510.


Judy Bone MOTR/L: OCH/Advantage Therapy welcomes Judith Bone, MOTR/L to the team. Judy works with pediatric therapy and the Ozark Area Autism Clinic (OAAC) atOCHChristianCounty Clinic. Judy received her Masters in Occupational Therapy fromMaryvilleUniversity. To contact Judy, call 417-724-3004.



 Jason Glass, PsyD: OCH welcomes Jason Glass, PsyD. Starting April 25, Dr. Glass is available to see patients at OCH Jasper County Clinic inWebbCity and at OCH inSpringfield. He received his education from the Forest Institute of Professional Psychology with a concentration in neuropsychology. To contact Dr. Glass, call 417-673-0366 (WebbCity) or 417-875-4682 (Springfield).



Ozarks Community Hospital is a 45-bed acute care provider-based facility located in Springfield, Missouri, just off Interstate 44 between North National Avenueand North Glenstone Avenue. In addition to a wide range of services, including a 24-Hour Emergency Room and variety of specialists, OCH operates another hospital in Northwest Arkansasand 14 clinics serving communities throughout the Ozarks.  Visit OCH at www.OCHonline.com.


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