Southwest General Medical Group, Inc. – Internal Medicine provides excellent quality medical care for patients aged 15 and older.
Our board-certified physicians specialize in prevention, diagnosis and
treatment of diseases primarily affecting adults. Internal medicine physicians
have special training in the health of internal organs and disease prevention,
and are skilled in treating patients who have chronic illnesses or multiple
illnesses at the same time. In addition to diagnosing and treating illness,
they provide routine checkups, health-risk assessments, immunizations
and screening tests. Our internal medicine physicians provide individual
care and attention to each patient to ensure optimal health and well-being.
Phone calls are accepted during business hours as follows:
Monday - Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday & Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
The office phone number is
440-816-5220. 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 as follows:
Monday & Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
To schedule an appointment, call the office at
440-816-5220. Some same-day appointments may be available. We require 24-hour notice
if you need to cancel or re-schedule an appointment so that we can use
the time to accommodate other patients. There is a $25 no-show fee. Exclusions
are given for urgent matters.
Patients who are visiting for the first time should bring all their current
medication bottles with them. Please Note: Our physicians do not prescribe
chronic pain medications.Patient Privacy/Confidentiality
All Southwest General Medical Group, Inc. practices are HIPAA compliant.
All patients are asked to read our
Prescriptions and Refills
If you need to renew a prescription, you or your pharmacist may call our
office. We request 24-48 hours notice for prescription refills so that
we can be sure to accommodate the needs of our patients. Same day renewals
are available if you are completely out of your medication.
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
Once your physician has received and reviewed your test results, we will
contact you by phone with the results using our Secure Reach message system.
Our goal is to get test results to you within one week after your physician
has signed off on them. If you have questions about your test results,
please contact our office.