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WPMC CLINICS (N-Z)

Posted 11/18/2014 Printable Fact Sheet

Note: telephone Area Code for all Wright-Patterson Medical Center clinics is 937 unless indicated otherwise below.

Neurology

Telephone: 257-8754
Location: Main Hospital, Bldg 830, First Floor
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

The Neurology clinic provides neurological assessment and testing for patients with neurological diseases or injuries of the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral nerves and muscles. Referrals are required.

Neurosciences Department

Telephone: 257-8754
Location: First Floor
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

The Neurology clinic provides neurological assessment and testing for patients with neurological diseases or injuries of the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral nerves and muscles. Referrals are required.

Neurosurgery

Telephone: 257-1274
Location: 2nd Floor next to General Surgery
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday

Neurosurgery is a referral only service.

Nutrition Clinic

Telephone: 257-8815
Location: Basement Level (across hall from main elevators, Room #BN10)
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., Monday - Friday
Closed daily 11:30 - 12:30 for lunch.

The Nutrition Clinic is staffed with Registered Dietitians and Diet
Therapists to meet your medical nutrition therapy needs. Nutrition services
are offered through individual appointments and classes on a variety of
topics. Whether you are currently dealing with a health problem or want to
prevent one, nutrition experts can work with you to improve your health.
Our one-on-one and class appointments are available Mon-Fri. Please contact your primary care manager (PCM) for a referral or call the nutrition clinic directly to schedule an appointment.

OB-GYN

Telephone: GYN: 257-1160, OB: 257-1938 
Fax: 257-3012
Location: 2nd Floor
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday

GYN
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday 
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday for Depo-Provera and Lupron shots

OB - Perinatal Center
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Monday - Friday for Pregnancy Tests

We are dedicated to meeting the healthcare needs of women throughout their life span. The clinic is staffed with OB-GYN physicians, healthcare nurse practitioners, residents, registered nurses, medical technicians, and administrative personnel. We work closely with your Primary Care Manager (PCM) to provide specialized care in gynecology, as well as routine and complicated obstetrical services.  For more information visit the OB-GYN Services Fact Sheet.

Occupational Medicine

Telephone: 255-4809
Location: Building 675 of Area B
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

Occupational Medicine's mission is to ensure base employees have a safe and healthy workplace. The clinic monitors the health and safety of all military and civilian DoD employees on Wright Patterson AFB through identification of workplace environmental hazards, surveillance exams to ensure proper worker protection, reporting and management of workplace injuries and illnesses, and consults to personnel for job placement and security clearances. The clinic is also a satellite triage and treatment center for all Area B employees.

Occupational Therapy Clinic

Telephone: 257-8753
Location: Main Floor
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

Services are directed at the evaluation & treatment of upper extremity orthopedic conditions & upper extremity post-surgical rehabilitation. The clinic specializes in hand therapy. Referrals are required & booked through the appointment line (937) 522-APPT(2778)

Ophthalmology

Telephone: 257-3509
Location: 2nd Floor
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

Wright-Patterson has developed state-of-the-art ophthalmology services, including intraocular lens implantation, and laser surgery, as well as reconstructive eyelid, muscle, orbital, and lacrimal surgery. Referrals are required.

Optometry Clinic

Optometry Clinic
Telephone: 257-9309; Fax 257-9314
Location: Main Hospital 1st Floor
Optometry Satellite Clinic 
Telephone: 904-8428; Fax 904-8427
Location: Occupational Medicine Clinic, Area B, Bldg 675 (Next to the old gas station), 1st Floor 

Appointments: 1-877-522-3600 or via www.TRICAREONLINE.COM

Hours of Operation
  Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  Note: Both clinics closed weekends and holidays, for certain official functions and 07:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. for military training the first Thursday of each month.

For more information, including information on PRK/LASIK surgery, see the Optometry Clinic Fact Sheet

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Telephone: 257-9588
Location: 2nd Floor
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

Oral and maxillofacial Surgery is the specialty of dentistry which includes diagnosis, surgical, and adjunctive treatment of disease, injuries, and defects involving both the functional and aesthetic aspects of the hard and soft tissue of the oral and maxillofacial areas. Referral is required and care for non-active duty beneficiaries is on a space-available basis.

Orthopedics

Telephone: 257-9416
Location: Main Floor
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

The Department of Orthopedics delivers care to active duty patients - Podiatry, Hand Surgery, Sports Medicine, and Total Joint Replacement Clinics as well as routine orthopedic care. Dependents and retirees are seen on a space-available basis which is very limited. Referrals are required. 

Orthotic Laboratory/Brace Shop

Telephone: 257-3524
Location: Basement
Hours of Operation: 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

Provides custom and prefabricated orthopedic braces & orthotics. Prescriptions are required. No appointment necessary.

Otolaryngology (ENT)

Telephone: 257-3509
Location: 2nd Floor
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

This clinic specializes in surgical care for disorders of the head and neck, (ear, nose, and throat). A referral is required.

Pediatric and Adolescent Clinic

Telephone: 257-6991
Appointments: 522-APPT (2778) 
Location: 1st Floor
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

The Pediatric clinic offers general and subspecialty outpatient care to
eligible dependent children. The Adolescent clinic specializes in the care
of children ages 13 to 23 yrs. No referral is required for the pediatric or
adolescent clinic; however, a referral is needed for our Pediatric
Subspeciality Clinics which at this time include Cardiology, Developmental, and Neurology.

Pediatric Records

Telephone: 522-4728
Location: 1st Floor
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

Perioperative Services

Pre-Admin Clinic
Telephone: 257-9604 or 257-8856
Location: Second Floor
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday

APU/PACU
Telephone: 257-7456
Location: Second Floor
Hours of Operation: 5:45 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Procedure Suite
Telephone: 257-5457
Location: Second Floor
Hours of Operation: 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Pharmacy

Telephone: Information line 257-9032.
Locations: Inpatient and Hospital Pharmacy in Main Hospital and Kittyhawk Pharmacy in Area C, adjacent to the Commissary.

Please refer to the Pharmacy Fact Sheets below for Pharmacy hours and more information on inpatient and outpatient pharmacy services:

Kittyhawk Pharmacy
Hospital Outpatient Pharmacy
Hospital Inpatient Pharmacy 

Physical Therapy Clinic

Telephone: 257-8753
Location: Main Floor
Hours of Operation: 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday - Thursday; 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Friday 

Services are directed at the diagnosis & treatment of neuro-musculoskeletal injuries & conditions. The clinic specializes in orthopedic physical therapy to include: manual medicine, sports injury rehab & post orthopedic / neurosurgery rehabilitation. Referrals are required for all non-active duty. Active duty are authorized to self-refer (call appt line or clinic for current criteria). Referrals are booked through the appointment line (937) 522-APPT(2778)

Plastic Surgery

Telephone: 257-9922
Location: 2nd Floor, 2 East
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

The Plastic Surgery clinic provides a variety of services including head, neck, reconstructive, and cosmetic surgery. Except for reconstructive surgery, dependents and retirees are required to pay for plastic surgery. Referrals are required.

Podiatry

Telephone: 257-8759
Location: Main Floor
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday - Friday

The Podiatry Clinic provides comprehensive medical and surgical care of the foot. Podiatry access is by referral only. All eligible patients can be seen in the clinic, though surgical care may be limited.

Primary Care

Telephone: 257-9700; After duty hours on call medical advice (877) 667-5573.
Appointment Line: 522-APPT (2778) or 1-877-522-3600 (If calling outside of local area). Use these numbers, to reach your Primary Care Manager (PCM) after hours as well.

TRICARE Contractor - Enrollments, Out of Area Care, Benefits Questions, Claims 1-877-TRICARE (874-2273).

For emergency care, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room. Follow up with your Primary Care Manager when you arrive back to the local area. For urgent care call 1-877-TRICARE (874-2273).  Medical Advice Line:  (877) 667-5573.

Location: Main Floor
Hours of Operation
   Monday - Friday 7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
   Weekends & federal holidays: Closed.

Primary Care teams provide high-quality efficient, customer-oriented health care services to ensure readiness and mission support. For more information visit the Primary Care Fact Sheet.

Public Health

Telephone: 257-0098
After Hours Phone: 673-0309
Location: Main Floor
Hours of Operation: 7: 30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

Public Health controls disease transmission through patient interviews, outbreak investigations, patient education and community outreach programs. They inspect for sanitary condition of facilities and ensure food safety. Additionally, they conduct pest and vector surveillance, recommending prevention and control measures when required. Public Health administers the Medical Employee Health Program and reveiw occupational health medical exams, compliance, and rosters. Public Health also prepares and conducts medical intelligence briefings, overseas medical clearance for deployment, Individual Medical Readiness, Web Health Assessments, and guides Deployment Related Health Assessments. 

Pulmonary

The pulmonary department offers comprehensive clinical evaluation and treatment for a wide range of pulmonary diseases and conditions. Our diagnostic department offers full comprehensive testing for pulmonary diseases/conditions. Referrals are required.

Appointment Desk: 257- 1591
Location: 1st Floor, Medicine Clinic "B"
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

Radiation Therapy

Telephone: 257-4159
Location: Basement
Hours of Operation: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday 

Radiation Therapy plays an important role in the management of many cancer patients. In addition to external radiation treatments, the department has the technology to deliver treatment with internal radioactive sources, hypothermia, and intra operative electron beam therapy. Referrals are required.

Rheumatology

Telephone: (937)257-9911
Location: 1st Floor, Medicine Clinic A
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday 

Rheumatology Clinic offers evaluation and treatment of patients with various forms of inflammatory arthritis and associated inflammatory conditions. The clinic also offers recommendations to primary care providers in the evaluation of patients with non-articular, soft tissue pain syndromes (bursitis, tendonitis, myofascial pain, and fibromyalgia) and degenerative disorders like osteoarthritis. Referrals from the primary care provider are required.

Consultation for active duty personnel and their dependents can be requested by using Electronic consultation feature in CHCS. In order to offer timely rheumatological evaluation to retired Air Force personnel and their dependents, new consultation received may be forwarded to Beneficiary Services, on the first floor of the medical center for civilian referral. In general, there is no 'space-available care', especially for conditions which will require additional follow-up.

The Rheumatology Remittive Therapy Clinic offers close laboratory follow-up of arthritis patients on disease modifying agents (Gold, Methotrexate, D-pencillamine, Azathioprine, Sulfsalazine, and Cytoxan). Patients are enrolled and educated by the remittive therapy nurse after consent is obtained. Labs are obtained per protocol and recorded in a remittive therapy chart which is then reviewed by the rheumatologist. Referrals from the primary care provider are required for this service.

Same Day Surgery

Telephone: 257-7456
Location: 2nd Floor
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

WPMC performs large numbers of scheduled surgeries and procedures on an outpatient basis, thus avoiding hospital stays for many patients. As technology provides advanced capabilities, the capability for outpatient procedures continues to grow. Same Day surgery allows you to spend the night prior to surgery with your family. Your doctor and your type of surgery will determine whether same day surgery is an option in your plan of care.

If you are scheduled for same day surgery, you will be given an appointment for your admission. Prior to your surgery you will be given an orientation to the same day surgery unit with specific instructions about your surgery and recovery. Once your surgery is over, and your doctor and nurse determine it is safe, you will be allowed to go home. Some patients are required to spend the night after surgery in the hospital. This depends upon their post operative condition

Urology

Telephone: 257-9268
Location: Main Floor
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday
                                    Closed from noon - 1 p.m. for lunch. 

Urology is a surgical specialty providing care for a wide variety of problems which include male infertility, male sexual abnormalities, kidney stones and tumors, prostate tumors, bladder tumors, urinary tract infections, prostate problems, and bed wetting. Referrals are required for urology services.

Vascular Surgery

Telephone: 257-9922 or 257-9509
Location: Second Floor
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday

Wellness / Health and Wellness Center (HAWC)

Telephone: 904-WELL (9355)
Location: 2690 C St., Bldg. 571 (Inside the Wright Field Fitness Center, Area B)
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday 
  
Learn more by reading the HAWC fact sheet.



Fact Sheet Point of Contact
88th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
(937) 522-3252





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