Dr. Barjinder Singh joins OMC’s Cancer Treatment Center
Dr. Barjinder Singh recently joined Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) Medical
Group, an integrated network of employed physicians and providers collaborating
to provide clinical quality and compassionate care to all they serve.
Dr. Singh is a Board Certified Medical Oncologist and joins Dr. Charles
Morgan, Dr. Benjamin Yan, and Nurse Practitioner Susan Kenslow providing
care in the OMC Cancer Treatment Center in West Plains.
As an oncologist, Dr. Singh works with cancer patients to develop a personalized
care plan for their cancer treatment. Under his direction, chemotherapy-certified
nurses administer the latest cancer-fighting chemotherapy drugs and other
supportive medication. He also will be performing outpatient bone marrow
biopsies. The OMC Cancer Treatment team applies the most up-to-date research
to treat patients right here at home.
Dr. Singh earned his medical degree from Government Medical College of
Patiala in Punjab, India. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine
at St. Luke’s Hospital/University of Missouri in Saint Louis. He
has fellowships in Medical Oncology/Hematology at Medical College of Georgia
in Augusta, Georgia, and Bone Marrow Transplant at the University of South
Florida’s Moffit Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida.
Prior to coming to OMC, Dr. Singh was a Medical Oncologist and Hematologist
at Satilla Healthcare System in Waycross, Georgia.
“We are very honored to welcome Dr. Singh to the OMC medical staff,”
said OMC President and CEO Thomas Keller. “With our expanded chemotherapy
suite and the addition of Dr. Singh to our Cancer Treatment Center medical
staff, OMC will be able to treat more cancer patients close to home.”
Dr. Singh moved to West Plains with his wife Shashi. He has two sons and
a daughter. His younger son is a student at the University of Missouri.
“Everyone is so nice and kind,” he said. “It’s
beautiful here, and we are close to our son. This makes me and my wife
The OMC Cancer Treatment Center is in the
Shaw Medical Building at 1111 Kentucky Avenue in West Plains. For more information, call 417-257-5900.