Meet Our Medical Staff


Dr. R. Aron  Burke was raised in Rock Port, Missouri. He attended medical school at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. He completed his residency through AHEC Northwest in Fayetteville, Arkansas. He lives in Rock Port with his wife, Joanna and their three children, Journi, Alex, and Aiden. Dr. Burke enjoys hunting, the outdoors and attending his children’s sporting events and supporting local junior and high school sports. Dr. Burke is a board certified family physician who sees patients at his family practice offices in Rock Port and Tarkio as well as Community Hospital-Fairfax for inpatient care, endoscopies, obstetrics and cesarean section deliveries. In 2013, Dr. Aron Burke was named the Missouri Family Physician of the Year.


Carl Luem M.D. joined the active medical staff in February of 2014. Dr. Luem sees patients on a daily basis in the CH-F Primary Care Clinic and at the Holt County Outpatient Services in Mound City on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday afternoon. Appointments can be made with Dr. Luem by calling (660) 686-2276. Walk-ins are also welcome.


Scott Coatsworth, M.D.

Ryan Whitney, M.D.

Arvind Sharma, M.D.

Mathue Baker, M.D.


Robert Hibbard, M.D.


Scott Coatsworth, M.D.

Ryan Whitney, M.D.

Arvind Sharma, M.D.

Mathue Baker, M.D.

Robert Hibbard, M.D.

Joseph Kummer, M.D.

Todd Tessendorf, M.D.

Richard Thompson, M.D.


David Scarbrough, D.D.S.


Krikor Partamian, M.D.

General Surgery

Ardith Ryberg, M.D.


Susan Kambhu, M.D.

Robert Weigand, M.D.

Diagnostic Radiology

Jason Arthur, M.D.

Robert Forbes, M.D.

Ladd Lake, M.D.

Douglas Lake, M.D.

Douglas Niemann, M.D.

James Smith, M.D.

Allison Summers, M.D.

Rajkumar Yarlagadda, M.D.


Andrew Rasmussen, M.D.

Gregory Smith, M.D.


Jane Dawson, M.D.

Scott Holman, D.O.


Bryan Bredthauer, M.D.


Outpatient Services