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Student Health Services
Southside Family Practice
Fontbonne students may receive medical care at the Southside Family Practice (314-647-9444) which is part of Esse Health, an independent group of over 75 physicians in private practice in the St. Louis area.
Southside Family Practice is located close to Fontbonne in the doctors' building at St. Mary's Health Center at 1031 Bellevue, Suite 300, one half mile east of Big Bend Boulevard and just south off Clayton Road. Office hours are Monday - Thursday, 8:00 am - 5 pm; Friday, 8:00 am - 3:00 pm; and Saturday, 9:00 am - noon for acute visits only, seen by appointment only.
Southside is staffed by physicians, a physician assistant and nurse practitioner and offers a full-range of medical services. In most cases, students can be seen the same day or the next day by one of the providers.
Most major health insurance plans are accepted and students should bring their insurance cards and copays to each appointment.
Professional staff is available by telephone after hours and on weekends. Students should identify themselves as Fontbonne students when calling to schedule appointments.
Please note this is not a drop-in clinic; appointments are necessary!
Information on the medical staff at Southside Family Practice, participating insurance plans, and billing procedures is available online at http://www.essehealth.com/.
Concentra Urgent Care
Concentra, a national health care company with more than 300 medical centers in 40 states, has several urgent care facilities in the St. Louis metropolitan area.
They are staffed by Board-certified physicians and experienced clinicians and treat a broad range of injuries, illnesses, and conditions, as well as providing wellness, diagnostic, and screening services.
No appointments are needed and most medical insurance plans are accepted. Patients not using health insurance for their visits pay the posted price for the services provided at the time of treatment.
For additional information on locations, participating insurance plans, or costs, call the toll-free Customer Care line, 866-944-6046, or go to the website, www.concentraurgentcare.com
Please contact Fontbonne's Student Affairs Office if you have any questions. (314-889-1411)