BAXTER SPRINGS - The Community Health Center of Southeast Kansas (CHC/SEK) is pleased to announce the arrival of family physician Dr. Maggie Barnidge, DO to its medical staff.

Dr. Barnidge earned her medical degree at the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences in 2014 and completed her residency training at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, Missouri. She is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians.

“I’m very happy to be joining CHC/SEK and its wonderful mission,” said Dr. Barnidge. “It’s exciting to be part of an organization that is as passionate about caring for people as I am.”

Dr. Barnidge is currently accepting new patients and is based at CHC/SEK’s clinic at 3011 N. Michigan in Pittsburg but will also provide services at the CHC/SEK clinics at 120 W. Pine in Columbus and 2990 Military Ave. in Baxter Springs.

“Dr. Barnidge will be a tremendous asset to our patients as well as the community,” said Krista Postai, CEO of CHC/SEK. “We are fortunate to have found someone with her commitment and level of compassion.”

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 620-231-9873 in Pittsburg, 620-429- 2101 in Columbus or 620-856-2900 in Baxter Springs.