Faq

Aceso MediClinic

What is Aceso MediClinic?

Aceso MedicClinic provides high-quality, convenient, and affordable healthcare that fits your lifestyle. We are a convenient care clinic staffed by board-certified physicians, who provide acute care and preventive services. Aceso MediClinic accepts most major insurance plans, no appointments are necessary, and we are open six days a week.

Who can be treated?

At Aceso MediClinic, we see and treat patients 4 years and older.

Which conditions are treated?

We offer a broad range of care. Here’s a sampling of common urgent care needs:

  • Auto accident injuries
  • Allergies
  • Bladder infections
  • Childhood illnesses
  • Cold or flu symptoms
  • Cuts, bruises, and burns
  • Dehydration (IV treatments)
  • Digital X-rays
  • Ear and eye infections
  • Headaches and migraines
  • On-site lab tests
  • Pulled or strained muscles
  • Respiratory infections
  • Skin conditions
  • Sore throats
  • Sprains or fractures
  • Sutures
  • Urinary Tract Infections

What preventive services are provided?

Board certified clinicians provide a broad range of preventive services, including screenings, medical tests, immunizations, physical exams, and weight management.

When is Aceso MediClinic open?

We are open six days a week. Monday – Friday 9am – 7pm and Saturdays 9am – 2pm

Do I need an appointment?

Aceso MediClinic is a walk-in clinic so no appointment is necessary.

Can I go to Aceso MediClinic for any health issue?

Yes. We can also act as your PCP (Primary Care Provider) and manage chronic conditions.

What is My AcesoMediClinic?

My Aceso MediClinic is an online service exclusively for Aceso MediClinic patients. My Aceso MediClinic gives our patients anytime access to valuable information and services online—information that is secure and confidential. The patient portal provides a wealth of convenient online services:

  • View lab results
  • Exchange messages with Aceso MediClinic
  • Review and pay billing statements
  • Research health topics
  • Review personal health information
  • Complete and update medical forms
  • Update your profile and contact information

How much do Aceso MediClinic’s services cost?

Please call us for more information about insurance eligibility. If Aceso MediClinic is out-of-network, patients pay for our services at the completion of the visit, and we provide the documentation needed to be reimbursed by your insurance company to the extent that you are eligible.

The cost of a typical office visit averages $150. Blood work, X-rays, suturing, or diagnostic tests are additional. We accept all credit cards, debit cards, and cash as payment.

Our preventive services, including screening tests and panels, vaccinations, weight management, and physical exams, have varying prices.

Why choose Shady Grove Internal Medicine and Bariatrics?

Shady Grove Internal Medicine and Bariatrics is the right choice for you because we have experienced medical professionals that are ready to take care of the different aspect of your health needs.

Do you allow patient walk-ups to your health facility?

Patients can walk-up to our health care center for health issues except for Covid-19 testing which requires an online appointment. However, it is advisable to book an appointment online when seeking medical care.

What is a travel clinic?

A travel clinic refers to a medical facility that offers preventive care in the form of vaccination or treatment to international travelers.

What is preventive healthcare?

Preventive healthcare is the measure that are taken to prevent diseases. They include checkups, screenings, and vaccinations.

Who is an occupational medical physician?

Occupational medical physicians are physicians trained to treat and care for patients with work related injuries and health problems.

What is an urgent care center?

An urgent care center is a medical facility that provides urgent medical care to patients that have cuts, broken limbs, minor head injuries, skin infections, and other health issues that require urgent attention.

Are your health facilities wheelchair accessible?

The entrance elevators, restrooms of our buildings at Shady Grove Internal Medicine and Bariatrics are wheelchair accessible.

What services does your care center offer?

We provide preventive healthcare, urgent healthcare, occupational health care, weight loss services, Covid-19 testing and more.

Is Shady Grove Internal Medicine and Bariatrics insured? 

Shady Grove Internal medicine and Bariatrics is insured and certified to offer all our services.

What are your health and safety policies for Covid-19?

Our health and safety policy for Covid-19 include:

  • Wearing mask
  • Temperature check
  • Regular disinfecting of surfaces
  • Appointment booking online

COVID-19 TESTING

Why should I choose Shady Grove Internal Medicine and Bariatrics for Covid-19 testing?

Shady Grove Internal Medicine and Bariatrics provides preventive medical care and treatment for different types of ailment including cases of flu. We are experienced medical professionals that have the recommended and approved systems in place to make your Covid-19 testing safe and comfortable.

Our Covid19 testing services apply to both individuals and organizations.

What are the processes for covid-19 testing?

You can book an appointment by contacting our team. While at our care center, you will be required to follow all Covid-19 protocols until it reaches your turn. After you are tested, you will be informed about how your test result will be communicated to you.

What type of Covid-19 testing do you provide?

The main types of Covid-19 testing are available. They are RT-PCR testing and antigen testing.

Is an appointment for Covid-19 testing required?

Yes, an appointment is required to enable us to make adequate preparations for you to have seamless Covid19 testing. You can schedule an appointment online.

Can I do self-registration online?

Yes, we have an appointment link that can guide you to book an appointment online and self-register.

https://www.zocdoc.com/doctor/john-chuke-md-153714?LocIdent=lo_DhcViMn5a0C7aNReprTYUx&utm_source=reservewithgoogle&utm_medium=seosynd

 

What is your guideline for walk-up testing?

We require that an online appointment be made before Covid-19 testing and not walk-up testing to enable us to serve you better.

How long should I wait for by Covid-19 test result?

Due to the high number of people ready to get tested, it takes between 2 to 5 days to get your Covid-19 test result at Shady Grove Internal Medicine and Bariatrics.

What should I do while waiting for my Covid-19 test result?

While waiting for your Covid-19 test result, you should maintain all Covid-19 protocols including self-quarantine and Covid-19 preventive measures.

What should I do in case of a Covid-19 emergency?

If you are facing critical signs of Covid-19 infection like difficulty in breathing, you should call 911 for urgent help.

Do you offer employee Covid-19 testing?

Yes, we do. Employers can register to have Covid-19 testing done on all their employees. This employee Covid-19 testing will show great concern and welfare on the side of the employers.