We encourage all patients to call our office to become web-enabled and use our patient portal. In addition to receiving your lab results via the portal, you may leave a message for your doctor, request appointments, prescriptions refills or referrals without having to use the phone.
Riverside Medical, S.C. offers a wide array of services to provide comprehensive
health care to our patients.
Originally established in 1980 by four physicians,
Riverside has now expanded to include seven internists
specializing in primary care for adults and children over
the age of 14. The group also includes a gastroenterologist
for patients over the age of 18, and two physician assistants
available for urgent medical visits.
Our Continuing Mission
Our mission is to provide excellent medical care for our
patients in a friendly, time-efficient manner. We will
continue to adapt to the endless changes in medical care
in a way that allows us to make
the good of the patient our first priority.
The doctors at
Riverside Medical, S.C. are affiliated with
Northwest Community Hospital and
Lutheran General Hospital.
Currently patients admitted to either hospital
will be cared for by hospitalist Richard Baker, MD or one of his
associates with Best Practices Inpatient Care. He and/or his group will
correspond with your Primary Care Physician on a daily basis
while you are in the hospital.
Communication Via Website Forms
Our website forms are offered for the
convenience of our patients. Please consider using the forms to make
appointments, request refills or referrals, or to ask questions of
the billing office. You may also use the forms to leave
NON-URGENT messages for your doctor. The message will be
reviewed and answered within two business days. We hope that by
implementing these forms our patients will be able to avoid long
waits on the telephone, and we will be able to provide more