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Family Nurse Practitioner DJ Gross Accepting New Primary Care Patients

Family Nurse Practitioner DJ Gross has joined Dr. Christopher Cochran

Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) DJ Gross has joined Dr. Christopher Cochran at OMC’s Internal Medicine Clinic, located in the Doctor’s Pavilion at 1115 Alaska Avenue, Suite 215, in West Plains.

Gross is accepting new patients ages 13 and up who need to establish a primary care provider. Patients can also call to schedule same day or next day appointments to be seen for cough, cold, flu symptoms, rashes, and minor injuries.

Gross holds a Master of Science in Nursing from Maryville University of St. Louis. She also has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas; and completed her Associate Degree in Nursing from Three Rivers Community College in Poplar Bluff.

“I’m excited to be a part of the Internal Medicine Clinic here in West Plains. I am honored to be able to be a part of a team that promotes health, wellness, and overall well-being within this community through safe, comprehensive and excellent care,” Gross said.

Early in her nursing career Gross worked at OMC when it was known as West Plains Memorial Hospital, in OB and surgery. She has also worked as a Nurse Practitioner at Good Samaritan Clinic in Mountain View, and a Staff Nurse in high risk OB and women’s health at Women and Children’s Mercy in St. Louis.

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her children and grandson. Her children Joseph and Ashley Gross are affiliated with Duncan Funeral Home in Mountain View.

The OMC Internal Medicine Clinic also provides care for colon cancer screening, gastroesophageal (reflux disease), ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease, and more. For more information or to make an appointment with Gross, contact the clinic at 417-257-5989.

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