The ALS Treatment Center at Ozarks Medical Center


The ALS treatment center at Ozarks Medical Center Neuroscience Center opened its doors in May 2012 to provide the highest quality of care for people with ALS and their families. The clinic is located in the neuroscience building of the Ozarks Medical Center at 1100 Kentucky Ave., West Plains, MO 65775. Parking is available both in front of and behind the building.


Under the direction of neurologist Dr. Vikas Kumar, an impressive professional multidisciplinary team provides patients with comprehensive evaluation and treatment plans designed to maximize their physical function and quality of life. The team includes Dr. Kumar as well as other neurologists, physical and occupational therapists, a dietician, social worker, respiratory therapist, a nurse, a speech pathologist and clergy, among others. On clinic days The ALS Association Mid-America Chapter Care Services staff is part of the team. The clinic meets the fourth Thursday of each month starting at noon.