Family medicine, formerly called family practice, is a medical specialty devoted to comprehensive healthcare for people of all ages; the specialist is named a family physician or family doctor.
It is a division of primary care that provides continuing and comprehensive healthcare for the individual and family across all ages, genders, diseases and parts of the body. It is based on knowledge of the patient in the context of the family and the community, emphasizing disease prevention and health promotion.
Cascades East Family Medicine Clinic
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Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Cascades East Family Medicine is located on 2801 Daggett Ave. on the Sky Lakes campus. When entering the clinic, you will get a warm welcome from the registration clerks. On the first floor just inside the door, there is a children's area as well as a comfortable seating area with magazines, TV, and an overall relaxing waiting area. There are also 21 exam rooms on the first floor.
Cascades East is the largest clinic locally with 10 registered nurses, 14 certified medical assistants, 24 resident providers, 15 faculty providers, and three behaviorists.
This clinic is an organized and up-to-date clinic with a very welcoming environment. This primary care center is a Patient-Centered Medical Home, which facilitates partnerships between individual patients and their personal physicians, and, when appropriate, the patient's family.
Located upstairs are provider offices, administration, medical records, and a smaller clinic setting with seven exam rooms.
If you need to schedule a same-day appointment, it is best to contact the clinic in the morning and see if they have any available spots. The clinic is open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Wednesday and Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. To schedule an appointment, call the clinic at 541-274-6733, or in person at the clinic.
Sky Lakes Family Medicine Clinic
Sky Lakes Family Medicine Clinic is located on 3001 Daggett Ave. on the lower level of Sanford Children's Clinic. When first walking in, you will notice a small waiting area that leads to the entrances to the Family Medicine Clinic and Sky Lakes Adult Medicine Clinic; the Family Medicine Clinic is through the door on the right.
As you walk in, friendly front desk employees will greet you, and there is a calm seating area with scenic pictures.
While patients are waiting to be seen, there are magazines, a TV, and a children's area. There are three providers: Dr.Snyder, MD, Dr. Hartley, MD, and Dr. Pederson, DO. Along with family medicine, Dr. Snyder and Dr. Hartley practice pediatrics, and Dr. Pederson has a special interest in sports medicine. There are also two nurse practitioners, and a total of 10 exam rooms and on-site X-ray and lab services.
To schedule an appointment, call 541-274-8980, or use the benefit of MyChart at SkyLakes.org.
Sky Lakes Klamath Medical Clinic
Sky Lakes Klamath Medical Clinic is located on 1905 Main St., just east of the Ella Redkey Municipal Swimming Pool. Within the spacious lobby of Klamath Medical Clinic, you are instantly greeted by the friendly and helpful staff. There are magazines and also a children's area in the lobby.
The clinic employs seven physicians and three physician assistants. It also offers for your convenience lab and X-ray services, and provides obstetrics and general medical care. For existing patients, the clinic also offers drop-in care.
To make an appointment, call 541-882-4691 or go online at SkyLakes.org under MyChart.