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The Clinton Area has many qualified and dedicated medical providers encompassing internal medicine, surgery, and chiropractic care. In addition, there are numerous options for wellness to support an active and healthy lifestyle.

Medical Associates was founded in 1963, when Dr. George York along with 10 other doctors had a vision of providing comprehensive services in one location, and has grown steadily to meet the increasing need for quality health care for the 75,000 residents of the Gateway area. Our quality driven, modern, 100,000-square-foot multi-specialty Clinic and Outpatient Surgery Center offer convenient and comprehensive care.

The Clinic’s professional staff of over 40 physicians includes specialists in Allergy, Anesthesiology, Cardiology, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Family Practice, Gastroenterology, General Surgery, Hematology, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedic Surgery, Otolaryngology, Pediatrics, Pulmonary Medicine and Urology. Medical care is enhanced by the support of Medical Associates’ own extensive on-site medical laboratory, X-ray department, mammography, cardiology lab, hearing and vision screening, industrial medicine department, nutritional and diabetic counseling services, and minor emergency rooms. The building also houses physical therapy services and a pharmacy.

Medical Associates’ goal of providing quality medical care for the entire Gateway area has resulted in the addition of clinics in Fulton and Morrison, Illinois, as well as DeWitt, Iowa. Commitment to quality patient care is Medical Associates basis of the past, mission of today, and vision of the future. The Clinton area offers many quality choices in senior care and assisted-living facilities. Long-term health care with an emphasis on rehabilitation, restorative nursing and dementia care is available locally. Providers of every medical specialty can be found throughout Clinton, Camanche and Fulton. We are fortunate to have highly trained internists, surgeons, dentists, podiatrists, therapists, chiropractors, nurses and other dedicated professionals in the area. They serve the community and are a part of it.

Located on the bluffs of the Mississippi River, Mercy Medical Center – Clinton is a faith-based, full-service community health system serving residents in Clinton, Iowa and surrounding communities in eastern Iowa and northwestern Illinois. With a history dating back more than 120 years, MercyClinton is proud to offer the latest in health and medical services with a caring, compassionate and personal touch. Mercy-Clinton provides a broad range of services to meet the health care needs of residents in the bi-state area.

With two main campuses, Mercy operates 358 licensed beds, including 183 long-term care beds and a 23- bed dementia care unit. Services include a Radiation Oncology Center in affiliation with the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, two cardiac catheterization labs, renal dialysis and a trauma center. Residents also have access to the skill of Mercy’s home health and hospice care, as well as quality equipment and supplies through Mercy Home Medical Equipment.

As the area’s largest employer, Mercy – Clinton’s staff of nearly 1,000 employees are dedicated to providing excellence in patient care. Helping to care for the health needs in the community is the medical staff of nearly 60 physicians, of which more than 74 percent is Board Certified. As a major provider of health services, Mercy-Clinton is committed to working with other healthcare providers to assure a full continuum of excellent, cost-effective health care services accessible to all persons.

Recognizing the importance of maintaining health, Mercy – Clinton creates opportunities to promote wellness and assist people to take responsibility for their own health and well-being. In addition, Mercy – Clinton supports community programs and activities that enhance the cultural and economic prosperity of its associates and the community at large.

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