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When you become a primary care patient with MainStreet Family Care in the month of February, you are illegible to receive a free $20 gift card! It only takes four east steps! 1: Schedule your appointment online here: http://ow.ly/VWS430ne1m3 2: Get your initial physical at your local MainStreet Family Care clinic 3: Take a short… Read more »

October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month

October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month when we join together to celebrate people with Down Syndrome and educate others on what the syndrome is. Down Syndrome Facts Down syndrome occurs when an individual has a full or partial extra copy of chromosome 21. Down syndrome occurs in people of all races and economic levels. There… 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 »

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 – CHELSEA WADLEY

For this edition of MainStreet’s Family Spotlight, we sat down with our Mentor, Chelsea Wadley! Chelsea Wadley, a Guntersville native, is the Mentor for two clinics; MainStreet Family Urgent Care in Moody and Oneonta. Chelsea has been with MainStreet Family Urgent Care since May 30, 2016.  She is married to Gary and has three boys, Elijah, Jeremiah, and… Read more »

An Amazing August at MainStreet

Dr. Wags goes back to school August

We had an amazing August this month at MainStreet Family Urgent Care in Eufaula! August brought lots of last-minute summer fun and a perfect start to back-to-school adventures that will continue throughout the year! We loved every minute that this month had to offer, and we are recapping it all for you in this article,… Read more »

Family Spotlight: Jason Carlisle, Mentor

MainStreet Mentor, Family Spotlight, Jason

For this edition of MainStreet’s Family Spotlight, we sat down with one of our Family Mentors, Jason Carlisle!  Jason was born in raised in Alexander City currently living in Sylacauga. He joined our MainStreet family in September of 2016 and opened the Alexander city clinic as a medical assistant in October 2016. February 2017 Jason was… Read more »

FAMILY SPOTLIGHT ALISA JOHNSTON, NURSE PRACTITIONER

For this edition of MainStreet Family Care Spotlight, we sat down with our Nurse Practioner, Alisa Johnson!  Alisa is from Ogden, UT. She moved to Mobile in 2008.  She joined our MainStreet family in November of 2017.  Alisa has been married to Justin Johnston for 6 years. They have two children Rian and Wyatt. Alisa received her RN in 2008 and ger… Read more »

Family Spotlight: Dr. Wags, Mascot

Dr. Richard Wags is MainStreet Family Urgent Care’s favorite canine companion and company mascot! This month we are focusing our Family Spotlight on our company mascot, Dr. Wags. Born in Dogtown, Alabama, our  MainStreet Family found Dr. Wags as a young pup with a talent for making kids smile! We took him into our Family… Read more »