Physician Assistant

Howard Ilivicky, M.D., Partner and Principal Investigator

Dr. Ilivicky has been in practice for 26 years and has participated in over 150 research studies. A graduate of Washington University Undergraduate and Medical School, Dr. Ilivicky completed his psychiatric training at Duke University in Durham, N.C. where he was a Chief Resident. 

John Canale, M.D., Partner and

Principal Investigator

Dr. Canale has been in practice for over 37 years and has participated in over 150 research studies. A graduate of Syracuse University, Dr. Canale completed his medical training at Upstate Medical Center and psychiatric training at Washington University Medical Center in St. Louis where he was a Chief Resident.

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Kelly E. Govro, MMS, PA-C

Kelly is a certified physician assistant with 13 years in practice. She worked in a primary care setting for 8 1/2 years and has also spent 2 years in spine surgery. Kelly holds a Master of Medical Science Degree from St. Louis University. Additionally, she earned a Bachelor Degree of Science, in biology, from Lindenwood University. Kelly is currently accepting new patients. Her focus is treating depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and numerous other mental health disorders.  

Jan Chartrand, RN, M.Ed., LCSW,LPC,NCC Psychotherapist

Jan has worked in the mental health field for over 30 years as a nurse, social worker, and psychotherapist.  She holds degrees from St. Louis University and the University of Missouri-St. Louis and is a National Certified Counselor. Her counseling practice involves helping individuals and families dealing with depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, stress, relationship problems, cancer and other major health conditions.


Please update your insurance information with our office at your next visit. | Check below for our list of ongoing research studies.

Front Desk: (636) 244-3589 | Research: (636) 244-3593 | Fax: (636) 244-3594
Address: 4132 Keaton Crossing Blvd, Ste. 201, O'Fallon, MO 63368

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Research Center