Shawnee Care Center

10824 Shawnee Mission Pkwy
Shawnee, KS 66203

Call: 913-29-SPIRA (77472)
Fax: 913-248-7630

Care Center Hours:
M, T & F: 8a-5p
W & TH: 8a-7:30p
2nd & 4th SAT: 8a-noon
(JUN & DEC 5th SAT: 8a-noon)


Radiology Hours:
M - F: 8a-4p

Care Guide Hours:
M - F: 8a-5p

Services Offered

Care Team

CJ Matteson, M.D.

Family Medicine

Doctor CJ Matteson

Dr. CJ Matteson is a family practice physician who enjoys developing strong, respectful patient relationships built on a shared commitment toward the best possible healthcare for every individual. He is known for his dedication to high-quality care and has consistently received the highest patient satisfaction responses and ratings throughout his career. Dr. Matteson is married with two very active twin boys and enjoys reading, traveling, weightlifting, running, martial arts, hiking and studying history.


  • Medical School – University of Kansas School of Medicine


  • Family Medicine – The University of Kansas Health System

Board Certification

  • Family Medicine


Amare Haboro, APRN, FNP-C

Nurse Practitioner

Amare Haboro, APRN, FNP-C

Amare Haboro is a Family Nurse Practitioner at Spira Care. Amare has worked as a registered nurse at rehabilitation facilities, in long-term care and at Shawnee Mission Medical Center. Amare earned a Master of Science in Nursing from Graceland University, a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from MidAmerica Nazarene University and an Associate of Science in Nursing from Kansas City Kansas Community College.

Stefani Lim, APRN, FNP-C

Nurse Practitioner

Stefani Lim, APRN, FNP-C

Stefani Lim is a Nurse Practitioner at Spira Care. Stefani spent five years working in the allergy, asthma and immunology fields. She is currently focused on family medicine and preventative care. Stefani works to give patients a holistic approach to healthcare. She educates members on the importance of physical, mental and emotional health. Stefani earned a Master of Science in Nursing from Washburn University and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from The University of Kansas.

Sara Nelson-Johns, LSCSW, MSW

Behavioral Health Consultant

Sara Nelson-Johns, LSCSW, MSW

Sara Nelson-Johns is a Behavioral Health Consultant at Spira Care. Sara has 15 years of experience in the mental health field. She has worked and volunteered for organizations and non-profits including Kansas City CARE Clinic, Kansas City Free Health Clinic and Operation Breakthrough. Sara earned a Master of Social Work from The University of Kansas and a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Bradley University.

Anna Thomas, RN

Care Guide

Anna Thomas, RN

Anna Thomas is a Care Guide Registered Nurse at Spira Care. Anna previously worked as a behavioral health registered nurse in a pediatric acute care setting. She’s also worked as a school nurse and as a medicine and healthcare instructor for the Northland Center for Advanced Professional Studies (CAPS) program. Anna also served as adjunct faculty in nursing, teaching behavioral health and pediatric simulations. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from The University of Kansas.

Leslie Keck, RN

Care Guide

Leslie Keck, Care Guide RN

Leslie Keck, a Care Guide Registered Nurse at Spira Care, is passionate about delivering healthcare through patient education, advocacy and healthcare system navigation. She previously served as Clinical Review Nurse at Blue KC. Leslie was also a Registered Nurse at Saint Joseph Medical Center, Saint Luke’s Medical Group in Primary Care and Endocrinology and a Patient-Centered Medical Home Coordinator.

Alec Ward

Care Guide Benefits Advocate


Alec Ward is a Care Guide Benefits Advocate at Spira Care. He strives to assist Care members by helping them understand their benefits and navigate through health insurance and care. Prior to his role at Spira Care, Alec worked in the Customer Service Department at Blue KC. Alec's customer service earned him recognition in the 2017 World Class Certification Program, a distinction based on customer feedback from interactions with customer service representatives.

Jocelyn Burgette

Care Guide Mentor

Jocelyn Burgette, Care Guide Mentor

Jocelyn Burgette is a Care Guide Mentor for Spira Care and a Certified Pharmacy Technician. She is dedicated to coordinating seamless, accurate care and coverage from providers and pharmacies to Spira Care members. Jocelyn has worked at Blue KC for 20 years, most recently in the Pharmacy Customer Service Department. She earned an Associate of Applied Science Degree, Pharmacy Technician from National American University.

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