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Regional West Physicians Clinic-Family Medicine, Gering

Regional West Physicians Clinic-Family Medicine, Gering
1275 Sage Street
Gering, NE 69341


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For appointments, call 308.630.2100
Fax 308.436.3681

Clinic Hours
Monday thru Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Now accepting new patients.

Need after-hours care?

Located in Scottsbluff, Regional West Physicians Clinic Urgent Care is open days, evenings, and weekends. Because we're part of the Regional West Physicians Clinic family, visits are automatically noted in your chart and provide for seamless follow-up care with your Regional West Physicians Clinic-Gering family physician.

Your home for complete family medicine care.

The physicians and staff of Regional West Physicians Clinic-Family Medicine, Gering welcome you to our clinic. Our providers care for all members of your family, including newborns, children, teens, adults, and seniors. Your family's health and well being is our primary concern.

Our Services

  • Preventative care and checkups
  • Acute illness care for children and adults
  • Chronic disease management
  • Newborn and pediatric care
  • Geriatric care
  • Fracture care
  • Minor medical procedures
  • Annual physicals (health maintenance, work, school, or insurance)
  • Women's health (annual pelvic exams, Pap smears, and family planning)
  • Immunizations
  • Cancer screening
  • Laboratory services

Appointments

We would appreciate a 24-hour advance notice for all appointment cancellations so we can offer that time to another patient.

New Patients

Please check in 15 minutes before your appointment to fill out basic information and complete your registration. You will be asked to complete an Acknowledgement of Privacy Notice and a Consent to Treat Form. You may also print them off, fill them out, and bring them with you to your first appointment.

If you need to forward medical records from another provider, you may print off and use the Authorization to Release Medical Records. Please allow time for processing this form, if possible.

Payments and Billing

Charges are payable at the time treatment or services are given. Patients with insurance are expected to pay the amount of their insurance co-pay at the time of service. Patients without insurance are expected to pay in full the day services are provided. We realize that medical services are not always planned for, and payment plans are available. For billing questions, please call 308.630.2930.

In some cases, testing services may need to be sent to other specialized facilities. In those instances, you will receive an invoice directly from them.

Insurance

As a convenience to our patients, Regional West Physicians Clinic-Family Medicine will file to both your primary and secondary insurance carriers. Any remaining balance after a response from your insurance company will be your responsibility.

Medication Refills

To refill a prescription, please contact your pharmacy, which will then call us to confirm the refill. Please allow two business days to process a refill request. If it has been a year or more since you were seen in the clinic, you will need to set up an appointment before refills are authorized.

Please arrange to request your prescription refills Monday through Thursday. We cannot guarantee same day refills on Friday.

Medications such as antibiotics or narcotics will not be refilled by phone and require an office visit.

Prescriptions By Mail

If you receive prescriptions by mail, please bring the appropriate forms with you to your visit and your provider can complete the order at that time.

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Our Providers

Maria Akhtar l MD attended medical school at Ross University School of Medicine in Portsmouth, Dominica, West Indies.

Alan Johnson l MD is board certified in Family Medicine. Dr. Johnson earned a medical degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, where he also completed the residency program.

Monica Sarawagi l MD is board certified in Family Medicine. She attended Nepalgunj Medical College in Nepal and completed her residency at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Scottsbluff, NE.



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