WEST PLAINS, Mo – Board Certified Anesthesiologist Dr. Rodney Zimbelman
was recently recognized for his 3 years of service as a member of the
Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) Board of Directors.
The OMC Board of Directors is a 15-person, volunteer committee made up
of physicians and dedicated community members. The primary responsibility
for assuring that OMC achieves its mission rests with this board.
“We are extremely appreciative of Dr. Zimbelman’s dedication
and service to the board,” said Kevin Gleghorn, OMC Board of Directors
Chair. “His wealth of knowledge and leadership benefits OMC greatly
as the organization strives to deliver exceptional health care to the
Dr. Zimbelman has been with OMC Anesthesia since 2013. Prior to that he
practiced at St. Joseph Medical Center, St. Joseph, Missouri. He completed
medical school at the University of Kansas School, Kansas City, Kansas.
His internship was performed at the Department of Surgery at the University
of Colorado; and his residency was at the Department of Anesthesiology
at the University of Utah.
Ozarks Medical Center is a system of care encompassing eight primary care
and 16 specialty clinics, along with complete rehabilitation, behavioral
healthcare and home care services. While the 114-bed acute care hospital
cares for more than 5,400 admissions, the entire medical system has more
than 364,000 patient visits annually in South Central Missouri and Northern
Arkansas. For more information about OMC, visit
Picture from left to right: Dr. Rodney Zimbelman, OMC Anesthesia; Kevin
Gleghorn, Chairman, OMC Board of Directors.