Southwest General Medical Group, Inc. – General Surgery offers state-of-the-art medical and surgical care to help in the diagnosis and treatment of patients. Our board-certified surgeons offer general surgical services and have special interest in minimally invasive laparoscopic procedures and bariatric surgery. We are committed to providing excellent quality care and personal attention to each individual patient to facilitate recovery and help patients return to their daily activities as soon as possible.
Phone calls are accepted Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. The office phone number is 440-816-2820. If you need to speak with a physician after hours, please leave a message with the answering service to have the physician paged. The doctor will return your call as soon as possible. If you have an emergency, please go to the closest emergency room or call 911!
Appointments are available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. To schedule an appointment, call the office at 440-816-2820. Same-day appointments are available. We require 24-hour notice if you need to cancel or reschedule an appointment so that we can use the time to accommodate other patients. You should bring your insurance card and a photo ID to all appointments.
Please Note: If you are scheduled for surgery, someone from the hospital will call the day before surgery to let you know what time to arrive at the hospital and where to go when you arrive.
Prescriptions and Refills
If you need to renew a prescription, you or your pharmacist may call our office. We request 24 hours notice for prescription refills so that we can be sure to accommodate the needs of our patients. If necessary, same-day renewals are available.
The following information will be needed for the prescription request/refill:
Name of medication
Strength of medication
How often medication is to be taken
Quantity needed (30 day or 90 day)
Date on which the prescription was last filled
Pharmacy phone number
Pharmacy fax number (if you are requesting that the Rx be faxed into pharmacy)
Phone number where the patient can be reached, in case we need to contact the patient that day
Test results will be shared with you by phone, usually within two weeks. If you have questions about your test results, please calling our office.
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