We offer 24-hour call coverage when the office is closed, including weekends and holidays. To reach the doctor on call when the office is closed, call Franklin Memorial Hospital at 778-6031 and ask the operator to assist you in speaking with the provider on call.
Internal Medicine physicians care for adult patients, from age 18 through the elder years. Our special training focuses on the prevention and treatment of adult diseases. Some of our services include:
Our practice has a skilled licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) to help facilitate behavior health needs for our patients, providing brief therapy and support and a listening ear in a non-judgemental, confidential space. This allows the entire health care team to work collaboratively to meet the needs of our patients
Franklin Health Internal Medicine is a level 3 patient-centered medical home, a widely recognized symbol of quality. This recognition demonstrates that the practice provides its patients with the right care at the right time, including: same day appointments as needed, expanded hours, 24/7 access to a provider, and direct delivery of behavioral health services by a Licensed Clinical Social Worker as needed.
Please contact us at least 48 hours before you need to have prescriptions refilled.
If you are unable to make your appointment, 24-hour advance notice is appreciated whenever possible. This allows us to open up that time for another patient needing care.
In an extreme emergency, such as loss of consciousness, chest pain, severe breathing problems, or major bleeding, call your emergency service number (usually 911) first. Do not delay emergency care by calling our office or the hospital. Afterward, if necessary, call your physician for further advice and coordination of your emergency care.