Helping For Over 35 Years

At Northwest Health we offer a wide variety of health services for an affordable cost for you and your family.  It includes all ages, genders, and every type of disease, regardless of ability to pay.  

Along with your medical needs, we also offer services for your dental, behavioral health, and pharmacy needs as well.

A Family Physician and/or a Family Nurse Practitioner are on staff at all of our medical locations to meet the medical needs of all ages and provide a full range or primary care and preventative services.  Our providers are important to you and your quality of healthcare because they:

  • Know you and your family
  • Know your particular condition and the special circumstances surrounding that condition 
  • Know how to craft general treatment guidelines to meet your individual needs

Medical

  • Children’s Healthcare
  • Adult Healthcare
  • Care For Older Adults
  • Physicals & Exams
  • Sick Visits
  • Lab Work
  • Health Screenings
  • Immunizations & Vaccinations
  • Wellness Checks
  • Nutrition & Prevention Counseling
  • HIV/PrEP Screenings & Services
  • Gynecological Exams
  • Breast, Cervical & Colon Cancer Screenings Menopausal Management
  • Contraceptive Choices
  • Wellness Checks
  • Nutrition & Prevention Counseling
  • Diabetes
  • Asthma
  • Hypertension & Heart Disease
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Health & Wellness Coaching

PrEP, a preventative medication, can help you stay HIV-negative, even if your partner might be HIV-positive. At NHS, we have a full-time Prevention Specialist on staff to assist you with any needs or requests you may have, including providers who are available for treatment.

You can call (816) 261-9720 for more information, or to book an appointment.

Sick on Saturday?

If you wake up sick on Saturday you can still benefit from our primary, preventive and comprehensive healthcare at Family Medicine Associates in St. Joseph. Remember, walk-ins are welcome!

Pharmacy

Dental

  • Dental Exams
  • Dental Cleanings
  • X-Rays
  • Fluoride Treatments
  • Sealants
  • Fillings
  • X-Rays
  • Crowns (Caps)
  • Bridges
  • Root Canal
  • Dentures And Partial Dentures
  • Early Childhood Dental Screenings Sealants
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Fluoride Treatments
  • Dental Education

Behavioral Health

  • Services Provided For Children, Adolescents & Adults
  • Interactional Approach
  • Identifies Stressors & Concerns Affecting Daily Life
  • Develops Skills For Adapting Or Coping With Environments & Relationships
  • Assists In Treatment Of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Assists In Treatment Of Other Forms Of Trauma & Anxiety
  • Individual Or Group Approach
  • Develops Skills Addressing Mood Management, Relationships, Emotional Regulation & Stress
  • Services Provided For Children, Adolescents & Adults
  • Works In Conjunction With Its Primary Care Health Home
  • Behavioral Health Consultants Work With Primary Care Providers
  • Provide A Comprehensive Approach To Patient Services
  • Children, Adolescent & Adult Psychiatric Services
  • Valuable For The Increasing Transportation Issues In Our Communities
  • Services Provided At Family Medicine Associates
  • Medication-Assisted Treatment
  • Individual & Group Therapy
  • Assists In Addressing The Growing Problem Of Opioid Abuse

Diabetes & Nutrition

Our diabetes management services provide qualified staff to educate and create personalized plans for individuals living with diabetes.  These services give individuals the resources, education, empowerment, and support they need to be successful with self-management of diabetes.

FREE Diabetes Learning Sessions. Due to the recent outbreak of COVID-19, all classes are cancelled until further notice. Thank you.

All learning sessions are located at 2303 Village Dr. St. Joseph, MO. Call 816-901-1013 to sign up today!

Registered Dietitian: Merri Leach, MPH, RD, LD