Southwest General Medical Group, Inc. - Behavioral Health provides assessment, counseling, crisis intervention and self-help services.
Our experienced, board-certified psychiatrists work with adult and geriatric
patients to help them deal with mental health or chemical dependency issues
and life-changing events (such as the loss of a loved one or divorce).
We provide individual and family-counseling services for a variety of issues
including, but not limited to:
- Anxiety Disorders
- Behavior Issues
- Career/Job problems
- Depression/ Postpartum Depression
- Family/Relationship Problems
- Grief / Loss issues
- Mood Disorders
- Substance Abuse
- Thought Disorders
We believe that all patients deserve to receive the highest quality care
with compassion, dignity and respect, and we strive to foster growth and
development that will improve their quality of life.
For New Patients:
Welcome to our practice. As a new patient, there are forms that need to
be filled out to assist our office staff in making sure that we have the
correct information necessary to bill your insurance and provide you with
quality care. We have included these forms on this page on the right.
Please fill out all the forms completely. The day of your appointment please
bring your completed forms, driver’s license or another form of
a picture ID, your insurance card and your copy. We collect copay’s
at each visit. If you do not have insurance you will be expected to pay
at the time of service. We accept check, cash or credit card.
We will call you the day prior to your appointment to remind you of your
appointment. If you need to cancel or rescheduled we need a 48 hour notice.
Once again, welcome to our practice. We look forward to providing you with
Phone calls are accepted Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. The
office phone number is
440-816-5790. If you need to speak with a physician after hours, call our office number
and leave a message with the answering service. The doctor will return
your call as soon as possible.
If you have an emergency, please go the closest Emergency Room or call 911!
Appointments are available Monday through Friday, 9 - 4:30 p.m. Call the
440-816-5790 to schedule an appointment. Some same-day appointments may be available.
Evening hours for counseling are available for established patients.
If you need to cancel or reschedule an appointment, we require 24-hour
notice so that we can use the time to accommodate other patients. Otherwise,
we will need to bill you for the appointment time.
Prescriptions and Refills
Prescription renewal requests may be made by either the patient or the
pharmacist. Please fax renewal requests to our office at
440-816-5806. Although same-day renewals are available, we request at least one-day’s
notice for prescription refills so that we can be sure to accommodate
the needs of our patients.
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)
- 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
Once your physician has received and reviewed your test results, we will
contact you by phone with the results or share them with you at your next
appointment. If you have questions about your test results, please contact
our office. The doctor will answer your questions via telephone.