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SSM to close Vandalia clinic May 29

Posted on Thursday, May 7, 2020 at 3:48 pm

VANDALIA—SSM Health Medical Group – Family Medicine Clinic located at 204 W. Washington St. in Vandalia will close after Friday, May 29.
A spokesperson apologized to Vandalia residents for the inconvenience.
“We have sincere appreciation for the excellent care and dedication that Dr. Michael Kinkade and nurse practitioner Kim Cordes have provided to our patients over the past several years,” said Tonya Pehle, vice president of operations for SSM Health Medical Group.
Patients were notified by letter and staff will be contacting those with future appointments in order to assist patients in rescheduling their appointment or transferring their care. Dr. Kinkade will continue to see patients in Montgomery City. Kim Cordes, FNP will see patients in Mexico at the internal medicine clinic.
SSM Health Medical Group has several other primary care physicians and nurse practitioners available to care for Vandalia residents including:
SSM Health Medical Group – Family Medicine in Montgomery City—Michael Kinkade, MD; Kristina Boylan, FNP, 240 N. Pickering, Montgomery City, MO; 573-564-2101.
SSM Health Medical Group – Internal Medicine in Mexico (16 years and older)—Peggy Barjenbruch, MD; Michael Quinlan, MD;
Connie Dunn, DNP; Kim Cordes, AGPCNP-BC, FNP-BC, CVNP-BC, 600 Medical Park Drive, Mexico, MO; 573-581-8500.
SSM Health Medical Group – Family Medicine in Perry—Diane Jacobi, MD; Jeff Vacek, DNP APRN FNP-C, 1223 Main Street, Perry, MO; 573-565-2213
SSM Health Medical Group – Family Medicine in Mexico—Diane Jacobi, MD; Regina Hill, FNP; and Kelcy Oesterreich, FNP, 3626 S. Clark, Mexico, MO; 573-581-8590
For minor illnesses or injuries, SSM Health Urgent Care located at 3626 S. Clark in Mexico is open seven days a week. No appointment is necessary and walk-ins are welcome. Online appointments can be made by visiting