2401 Village Professional Drive
Opelika, Alabama 36801
We're closing at 5:00 pm weekdays, 2:00pm on Saturday, 5:00pm on Sundays.
We're doing some telephone / telemedicine visits with our doctors, as well. These visits are covered by most insurances and treated the same as a visit in person through 4/16/2020 - copays and deductibles apply per individual policies.
No walk-ins for now - Call 334.749.8121, and we'll screen you for the most appropriate care. Stay well.
COVID19 - UPDATE
****Given that there's a high likelihood that a significant number of people in our community and across the world may get COVID19, please remember that we are in NO WAY shaming those infected or exposed. We are all simply trying to identify/reduce risk and prevent the continued spread. You are my brother. Your are my sister. WE ARE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER.****
YOU SHOULD CALL 334.749.8121 BEFORE YOU COME TO THE CLINIC SO THAT YOU MAY BE SCREENED ADEQUATELY.
EMERGENCY VS. MILD -
If you are experiencing serious complications Call 911, go to the Emergency Room, or call 528-SICK as appropriate.
"If you develop emergency warning signs for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately. Emergency warning signs include*:
Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
New confusion or inability to arouse
Bluish lips or face
*This list is not all inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning."
*END of CDC guidance
IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING MILD SYMPTOMS DO NOT COME TO THE OFFICE, please self‐quarantine, and CALL us at 334.749.8121. We will help you evaluate your risk.
-DO NOT COME TO OUR OFFICE IF YOU HAVE TESTED POSITIVE FOR COVID19 - call for instruction FIRST -
-IF ANYONE IN YOUR IMMEDIATE OR EXTENDED FAMILY, CIRCLE OF FRIENDS, COWORKERS, NEIGHBORS, CLASSMATES, ACQUAINTANCES, CONTACTS, ETC. HAS TESTED POSITIVE FOR COVID19, IS BEING TESTED FOR COVID19, OR SUSPECTED IN ANY WAY OF HAVING COVID19, please notify us when you call and DO NOT SEND THOSE PERSONS TO THE OFFICE WITH THE PATIENT.
In order to reduce exposure, we are asking that you only bring one adult for your child's appointment AND leave kids who aren't being seen at home with another parent or a sitter. GO TO THE BATHROOM BEFORE YOU COME.
In addition, we have a mandatory second drive up screening, we are also observing a no-waiting room policy.
You will be instructed to park, and we will call you when it is your turn to enter the building.
Those who exhibit symptoms and risk factors for COVID19 will be evaluated OUTSIDE in a separate area of our parking lot.
We have testing capability, but not all patients will be tested. We will screen you for testing appropriateness. There is a national criteria for ordering the test.
If you have a mild respiratory illness and are not in distress, you would likely not be a candidate for testing.
Again, call 334.749.8121 before you come so we can help you decide the appropriate measures to take.
Basically, we're trying to split our well & sick patient visits in the following ways:
‐limited well baby care in the mornings (ages 12 months and under ‐ older children well care is deferred temporarily)
‐scheduling sick visits in the late morning and afternoon
If you're only coming in for a work excuse, don't. We can provide one for you. If you need a refill on your medication, but you are well ‐ Don't come in. Call us. We may can refill it for you with A TELEPHONE/TELEMEDICINE visit.
PLEASE CALL BEFORE YOU COME so we can screen you over the phone to assess your risk of exposure for Covid19. Please do not walk‐in without an appointment.
We must all act now to slow down the spread of this highly contagious disease.
Please see the Alabama Department of Public Health and CDC websites for more information on things you can do to prevent the spread of COVID‐19.