Our Services
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Our Services

Our physicians provide care to patients beginning at birth all the way through the elderly.  Our office offers many convenient services to our established patients during their appointment:

  • same day sick visits with our Nurse Practitioners, by appointment
  • new patient appointments (Dr. Swartzentruber is currently accepting new patients, submit new patient paperwork for review.)
  • newborn care (in-patient hospital visits, initial weight check visit, well child visits, sick visits, and vaccinations)
  • pediatric care (in-patient hospital visits, well child visits, sick visits, preschool Ear, Eye and Dental exams (EED) required for preschool admission.)
  • preventative immunizations (pediatric and adult, reported to GRITS for easy tracking throughout the state of Georgia) our office participates in the Georgia Vaccine for Children's Program.
  • gynecological visits (pap and breast exams)
  • surgical clearance visits
  • consultation appointments with Dr. Baker for Routine and Diagnostic Colonoscopy and EGD
  • minor procedures (mole removals, cryotherapy, laceration repairs, joint injections, ear irrigation, etc.)
  • allergy testing and immunotherapy injections (available at our clinic location)
  • referrals to the specialist of the patient's choice (referrals require an office visit with your primary care physician)
  • workers compensation visits (established patients and select local companies ONLY)

Other Services 

  • sports physicals ($50 to be collected prior to appointment, not covered by insurance companies)
  • lap band adjustments ($100 to be collected prior to appointment, not covered by most insurance companies.  Follow-up appointments where an adjustment is not needed will be charged $45 for a weight management visit)
  • weight management program (available to established and non-established patients), please review our Weight Management program information below. 
  • 8 week physician referred exercise program at the Moultrie YMCA. (for more information please call the office to make an appointment with your physician to discuss this referral and begin your exercise program)

Diagnostic tests (in office)

  • lab work venipuncture (all lab work is delivered to Colquitt Regional Medical Center throughout the day and results are submitted to our patient's electronic medical record for physician review)
  • electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • finger stick blood glucose testing
  • hemoglobin A1C testing
  • rapid Strep testing
  • finger stick hemoglobin testing
  • urine screening (dip stick), cultures are referred to the hospital lab for processing
  • Breathtek H-pylori screening test

Patient Responsiblity

  • payment is required prior to your appointment time.  Please be prepaired to pay your co-pay and deductible when you arrive at the office.  Our office accepts Cash, Check, Credit and Debit cards (Visa, Mastercard, and Discover)
  • requesting refills of prescribed medications through their local or mail order pharmacies.  Our office has a 24-48 hour to submit the refill to the pharmacy.  PLEASE request medication refills in advance.  There are many prescriptions that our nursing staff can submit with the physicians authorization.  Going through your local pharmacy helps decrease our turn around time.
  • calling to reschedule or cancel an appointment 24 hours in advance.  If unable to call in advance, please call as soon as possible so we can reschedule.  Multiple no-shows will result in dismissal from the clinic.
  • request work and school excuses (all excuses are photocopied and scanned into the patient's electronic medical record)

Weight Management Program

Our Weight Management Program is available to established and non-established patients.  Call today to schedule an appointment with Dr. Baker or Dr. Swartzentruber.

Prices

  • $90 - Initial visit with doctor - Includes complete history, physical exam, exercise plan, prescriptions for one month (if indicated), initial injections (if indicated/desired)
  • $45 - Follow-up visit with doctor - Includes visit with doctor to assess progress, weight check, prescriptions for one month (if needed), and injections (if prescribed)
  • $15 Weekly nurse visits - Includes weight checks, injections (x1), up to two visits per week

Injections

  • $15 - Vitamins B6 +B12 with Lipotropics (2mL intramuscularly up to two times per week)
  • $15 - Vitamin B12

Incentives

  • Loose 10% of body weight, get one free injection (nurse visit only)
  • Refer two patients who sign up for treatment, receive one free injection. (Must list on referred patients New Patient paperwork, Nurse visit only)
  • Employees of Colquitt Regional Medical Center can receive 20% off; Employee badge required for discount

Policies

  • Up to two injections per week
  • Monthly required visit with doctor if receiving appetite suppressants; if  not, bi-monthly visits with doctor
  • Body Mass Index less than 25; treatment is at the discretion of the doctor
  • Payment is required prior to services
  • Unable to combine with medical visits

Reasons to Lose Weight...

  • Improve overall health
  • Reduce risk factors for heart disease and diabetes
  • Increase longevity
  • Improve quality of life
  • Improve endurance and stamina
  • Improve self esteem
  • Increase motivation