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Family Spotlight Kelly Paparella, Certified Nurse Practitioner

For this edition of MainStreet’s Family Spotlight, we sat down with our Nurse Practitioner, Kelly Paparella!  Kelly is originally from Thomasville, Alabama but currently resides in Demopolis, Alabama. Kelly joined our MainStreet Family in March 2018 as one of our wonderful certified nurse practitioners. Before joining the MainStreet Family Kelly was working as a CRNP at a… Read more »

Arab Community Fair

The Arab Community Fair is an annual event that is coordinated by the Arab Historical Society. Each year the Arab City Park is full of vendors from snow cones to artists. Dr. Richard Wags and MainStreet Family Care have been involved in the community fair since the clinic opened.     Dr. Wags loves to… Read more »

MainStreet Is Going Pink!

It’s almost October! And what do we like to focus on most at MainStreet? Good health and great healthcare! In the spirit of October, we wanted to do a few things to highlight Breast Cancer Awareness. Though we don’t offer mammograms at our facility, we know just how important they are to helping to keep… Read more »

Dr. Wags Goes to the Park

The weather is changing along with the leaves. The days are getting shorter and the breeze is getting cooler. Fall is coming. What better way to enjoy the changing of seasons than by getting outdoors!   Dr. Wags just had to get out last week and enjoy the beautiful weather at Jemison Park in Talladega.… Read more »

Family Spotlight: Leah Blalock Rabren, Mentor

MainStreet Mentor Leah with Dr. Wags MainStreet Mascot

Family Spotlight: Leah Blalock Rabren, Mentor This month, we are shining our Family Spotlight on the hardworking, fun-loving Leah Rabren, the MainStreet Mentor of the southern clinics. Leah began working for MainStreet Family Urgent Care right here in our Eufaula clinic as our front desk MA but moved up professionally to become the mentor of… Read more »

Family Spotlight: Kayleigh Hester, CRNP

It’s time for the family spotlight again! Meet one of our amazing CRNP’s, Kayleigh Hester! Kayleigh lives in LaGrange, GA and travels to numerous of our MainStreet locations to work as one of our providers. Most commonly, she can be found working at our Valley, AL location. Kayleigh has been with MainStreet since October 2017 and… Read more »

What You Need to Know About Strep Throat

Strep throat is a common illness. It is the result of an infection by a bacteria known as Streptococcus. There are several various forms of the bacteria, but the two main types are group A Streptococcus and group B Streptococcus. Strep bacteria pass from one person to another when an infected person coughs, sneezes, or touches another person or… Read more »

FAMILY SPOTLIGHT: Spring Kane, Medical Assistant

For this edition of MainStreet Family Care Spotlight, we sat down with our Medical Assistant, Spring Kane!    Spring joined our MainStreet family in  April of 2018 as a medical assistant and Dr. Wags!  Spring has been married to her husband Jeremy for 14 years. They have an 11-year-old son.    What’s your favorite memory so… Read more »