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.