Serving South Central Oklahoma for 20 Years

Since 1996, Good Shepherd Community Clinic, Inc.'s (GSCC) healthcare team of compassionate, professional staff and volunteers have consistently provided thousands of people in South Central Oklahoma with accessible, medical, dental, optical and pharmaceutical care in addition to helping them connect to other necessary social resources such as behavioral healthcare with the hope of improving their overall quality of life by caring for the whole patient.

Each year, individuals from Carter, Love, Marshall, Murray and Johnston counties who lack affordable healthcare access receive quality care for everything from the common cold to serious chronic diseases, abscessed teeth, prescription glasses and access to otherwise unaffordable medications through an integrated care team approach. 

Built upon the commitment and vision of a dedicated group of doctors and volunteers, the GSCC has grown from the original Tuesday night volunteer clinic in a small rental house treating 85 patients in 1996 to a full-time innovative medical facility caring for more than 3,000 socio-economically disadvantaged patients annually.

Today, with the vision to build healthy people and thus a healthy community, the GSCC Team is committed to promoting patient wellness with an emphasis on prevention as well as education on important health factors like nutrition, disease self-management and physical activity.  Evidence of this commitment to "build healthy people" can be seen in the way we practice.  It's something you need to see, so come visit!

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Hours of Operation:

Mon -Thur: 9a to 6p

Fri: 8a to 12p (walk-in only)

 

Good Shepherd Community Clinic, Inc. - Twenty 12th Ave NW, Ardmore, Oklahoma 73401 - p. 580.223.3411 - f.580-226-6213


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Medical Program

Our medical team is committed to the GSCCs vision to "build healthy people." 

Our proactive focus and integrated approach to caring for the whole person allows the GSCC to provide quality and affordable healthcare to thousands of patients each year who might otherwise do without. 

The GSCC is the only charity clinic of its kind within a 100 mile radius of Ardmore, Oklahoma. We primarily serve the working poor and others who lack access to affordable healthcare in South Central Oklahoma.

Our new comprehensive wellness initiative allows patients to benefit from services such as nutrition and disease education, chronic disease management, health risk assessments, case management and assistance with accessing and navigating various other social services.

The GSCC is now proudly serving the healthcare needs of children and expecting mothers.


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Dental Program

A Dental Program was added to the our list of services soon after the Good Shepherd opened in 1996.

Our Dental Program offers patients oral health care education and instruction, oral examinations, diagnosis and treatment of tooth decay and periodontal disease as well as provide emergency extractions for patients through the work of two part-time staff dentists, several volunteer dentists, dental assistants and hygienists.

Dental care remains problematic for the patients we serve; patients who experience barriers to oral care due to financial barriers. Emergency extractions are the most common solution for our patients, due to years of dental health neglect.

As our focus as an organization has moved toward prevention, the GSCC is looking to strengthen our focus on preventative dental healthcare as we move forward.

The GSCC is now providing additional dental care services like cleanings, fillings as well as dental services for children.


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Pharmacy Program

Our Pharmacy Program provides nearly $2 million (wholesale cost) in free medications to our patients annually through twenty-five various pharmaceutical company's Prescription Assistance Programs. 

Our part-time Pharmacist along with our Prescription Assistance Coordinator work diligently to acquire and dispense various life sustaining medications like asthma inhalers, insulin, blood pressure medications in order to assist the GSCC patients with obtaining otherwise unaffordable medications.

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Teresa Myers

Executive Director

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Ross Mynhier

Finance Director

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Dr. Thomas Papin, MD

Physician 

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Bryan Shorter, DPh

Pharmacist

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Vanessa Florey

Dental Assistant

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Heather Shelley

P.A.P Coordinator / Pharmacy Tech

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Teresa Wilson

Billing Manager

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Jamie Smith

Development Coordinator

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Hailey Wright

Operations Manager

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Holly Harnsberger

HR Director

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Dr. Emilie Stahler, DDS

Dentist

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Dustie Upton, LPN

Nurse

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Nancy Aguilera

Bilingual Patient Advocate

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Carrie Turpin

P.A.P Coordinator

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Laura Macon

Billing & Coding Specialist

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Kamie Ford

HR Coordinator

 

 

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Melissa Hallum, APRN-CNP

Clinical Manager / Medical Provider

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Mary Jean Stuard, APRN-CNP

Medical Provider

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Rachel Benson

Dental Hygienist

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Mindy Webb, RN

Nurse

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  Adrianna Valles

Bilingual Patient Advocate

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Beth Patterson

Patient Care Coordinator

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Jessie Ortega

Bilingual Translator

GSCC Volunteers

Medical

Dr. Lee Grant, DC

 

dental

Dr. Jesse Storts, Jr., DDS (Dental Program Founder)

Dr. Travis Storts, DDS

Dr. Lauren Storts, DDS

Dr. Blake Sudberry, DDS

 

For more information about volunteering, contact Jamie Smith, Development Coordinator at 580.223.3411

GSCC Board Members

ADVISORY BOARD

Dr. Thomas McCulloh, DO

Dr. Jesse Storts, Jr., DDS

Dr. Michael Carnahan, MD

Dr. John Barringer

Sister Carolyn Stoutz

Mendy Spohn, MPH

Benton Ray

 

governing board

Mary Auten

Dr. Lee Grant, DC

Amy Hanus

Debbie Pender, BSN, MS, MBA/HCM

Deana Tharp, M.Ed, LPC

Chris Bryant