Mercy Clinic Women's Health - Carthage

1615 Hazel Avenue
Carthage, MO 64836
Fax: (417) 358-4612
Hours of Operation:
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Mercy Clinic Women's Health is an all-female physician group in Carthage, Mo. specializing in obstetrics and gynecology. We understand that the relationship you share with your OB/GYN is special. And we're sensitive to the delicate health matters women face throughout every stage of life. So we're focused on providing you with compassionate, personalized care every time you visit.

Rely on us for:

  • Family planning
  • Care before and during pregnancy
  • Gynecology services and surgery
  • Menopause management
  • Osteoporosis screening and treatment
  • Urinary incontinence testing and treatment, with surgical and non-surgical options
  • Adolescent gynecology

We also have Spanish-speaking providers at this location. Call our office for more information, or choose a provider below to learn more.

Most insurance plans accepted.


Lactation Services

Lactation Specialists Near You

Breastfeeding may be natural, but if you and your baby are new to the process, it can take some time and practice to get it right. With a little guidance and support from Mercy specialists, you’ll both be pros in no time.

We’re here to help with a range of issues:

  •  Engorgement, or full breasts
  •  Latch difficulties
  •  Jaundice, or yellowing of baby’s skin
  •  Weight gain
  •  Safe medication use
  •  Sore nipples
  •  Thrush, or yeast infection
  •  Plugged ducts
  •  Mastitis, or breast infection
  •  Pumping and storing milk
  •  Drying up and weaning
  •  Information and education

Our lactation specialists: 

Melinda S. Burchfield, LCSW, IBCLC, CTP

Melinda has worked with breastfeeding mothers through La Leche League for nearly 20 years. She became an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant in 2004. She has been a lactation expert for 33 years.

Jill Feurt, FNP-C, CNM

Jill is a family nurse practitioner and certified nurse midwife who has assisted new mothers with breastfeeding for nearly 20 years. 


Our Providers

Elizabeth M. Barlet, MD, FACOG, Mercy
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Mercy Clinic
Jill L. Feurt, NP, CNM, Mercy
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Mercy Clinic