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Infectious Disease


Located within OMC Surgical Specialist Clinic
2600 Independence Square
West Plains, MO
Phone: 417-256-1774


OMC Infectious Disease specialists are experts in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases caused by microorganisms, including bacteria, viruses (such as HIV and hepatitis), fungi and parasites. Infectious diseases are the second leading cause of death worldwide. Infectious disease specialists typically serve as consultants to other providers in cases of complex infections, practicing both in hospitals and clinics. In the OMC Infectious Disease clinic, they provide transition of care from the hospital setting as well as long-term care to patients with chronic infections.

Ritu Kathuria, MD