News & Events

Congratulations to Our Newest Graduates!

Congratulations to Maddie on completing her undergraduate degree at Drury, and best of luck in continuing to the PA program this fall!

Congrats also to Trey on graduating from MSU with his BS in biomedical science and continuing to Osteopathy school!

Dr. Prater is proud to support Springfield Public Schools

Friends of SPS. The group of community volunteers who helped pass the $220 million bond issue to improve Springfield Schools. 


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Dr. Thomas and Giselle Kohler from Springfield Nephrology spoke at the Surgical Technologist meeting in Joplin over the weekend.

Thanks to Cindy Shortt for inviting them to contribute their thoughts and expertise at this informative session.

Keepin’ it Festive on Fridays!

During the month of December, we are wearing our Christmas themed shirts every Friday. 

Mattax Neu Prater volunteers for Care to Learn

Mattax Neu Prater volunteers hard at work helping to put together snack and clothing packages for SPS students through Care to Learn.

Thanksgiving Celebrations

We held our annual Thanksgiving lunch today.  We are truly grateful for our amazing staff and their care and concern for our patients.  A ‘work family’ is a very real thing and we couldn’t be prouder of ours!  Thanks also to our friends at Infused Catering for another delicious meal! 

Dr. Jake Thomas Receives Outstanding Young Physician Award

Our incredible Dr. Jacob K. Thomas is being honored tomorrow night with the Outstanding Young Physician Award by the University of Missouri School of Medicine! This award recognizes alumni who have distinguished themselves in the field of medicine early in their career, and Dr. Thomas has gone above and beyond in the field. Congratulations to Dr. Thomas, we are so proud to have you on our team!

New Building Sign Installed

As the update to the outside of our building continues, we just wanted to say how amazing Pinnacle Sign Group has been to work with!