Riverside Center for Internal & Family Medicine

Welcome!

Welcome to Riverside Center for Internal & Family Medicine. We offer comprehensive medical services for all stages of your life. Our medical team combines experience and compassion with listening to create an atmosphere of partnership with our patients.

At Riverside Center for Internal & Family Medicine, we encourage you to take an active role in decisions related to your health and that of your family. First, we'll listen. Then, together, we'll develop a health care plan that's right for you.

We are a part of Riverside Medical Group, a network of more than 300 doctors practicing in nearly every medical specialty. You can expect timely appointments, easy access to our office via MyChart, fast referrals and coordinated care with Riverside specialists.

We look forward to a lifelong medical partnership with you.

Our team

Riverside Center for Internal & Family Medicine provides comprehensive medical care including:

  • Treatment of minor and acute conditions
  • Long-term management of chronic conditions such as diabetes, heart conditions or arthritis
  • Referrals to Riverside specialty practices
  • Coordination of care by a Riverside hospitalist, if you are hospitalized
  • Coordination of home care or long-term care for you or a parent
  • Access to your electronic medical records including online requests for appointments, referrals, immunization records and prescription refills

Our services include:

Prevention and healthy living services

  • Flu shots
  • Weight management
  • Immunizations

Well visits

  • School physicals
  • Sports physicals
  • Adult physicals

Medical screenings

  • Hearing screenings
  • Vision screenings
  • Diabetes
  • Blood pressure
  • Cholesterol
  • Cancer screenings
  • PAP tests (screening test for cervical cancer)
  • Breast exams
  • PSA tests (screening test for prostate cancer)
  • Rectal exams
  • Depression

On-site laboratory services

  • Glucose, finger (diabetes monitoring)
  • Hemoccult
  • KOH/WET (to test for vaginal infection)
  • Urine dipstick
  • Basic metabolic test
  • Comprehensive metabolic tst
  • Electrolytes
  • Hepatic function
  • Lipid panel
  • Shared/venipuncture (drawing blood)

Chronic disease management

  • Diabetes
  • High blood pressure
  • Asthma
  • High cholesterol
  • Thyroid conditions
  • Coronary artery disease

In-office procedures performed

  • Ear irrigation
  • Inhalation treatment
  • Peak flow (monitors ability to breath out air)
  • Pulse oximetry (measures oxygenation of blood)
  • Wound repair
  • EKG (checks for problems with the electrical activity of your heart

Injections

  • B12
  • Rocephin
  • Solu-Medrol

Dermatological conditions

  • Acne
  • Eczema
  • Rashes
  • Skin infections
  • Bug bites

Welcome to the Riverside Center for Internal & Family Medicine. We provide comprehensive primary care services for adults over the age of 18.

Appointments

To make an appointment, please call our office at 757-251-2170. Please note that we accept walk-in patients as our schedule allows. We recommend that you call in advance to reduce your time waiting. If you need to change your appointment time, we appreciate notification at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled visit. 

Please arrive 15 minutes early for your first appointment so that we may get to know you and obtain important health information.

What to bring to your first appointment

  • Insurance card
  • Photo I.D.
  • Co-payment, if applicable
  • List of medications and dosages or the original prescription bottles

If you have been or are currently being treated by a physician of Riverside Medical Group, we can access your medical records electronically. Otherwise, please bring the name, address and phone number of your previous physician.

Insurance

We accept most major insurance and are accepting new Medicare patients. When making your appointment, please confirm that we accept your insurance.  

Medical records

As a means of expediting care and increasing patient safety, we store medical records electronically. This highly secure system facilitates clear communication among your physicians and specialists. In the event of emergency, our physicians have immediate access to your medical history. This information can be critical and sometimes lifesaving in helping to properly diagnose and treat your emergency. Be assured your personal medical records are confidential, and we will not release information without your permission. Please review Riverside Health System's Privacy Statement for more information.

Manage your health online

We've introduced a new electronic health record, which you can access via Riverside MyChart. You will have 24/7 access to parts of your health record by enrolling in MyChart .

Riverside MyChart has many new features and enhanced functionality that will allow you to:

  • Communicate with your doctor
  • Read open notes about your visits
  • Access your test results
  • Request prescription refills
  • Manage your appointments
  • View bills and pay online
  • Manage your loved one's health through proxy access

Sign up for MyChart today

We've provided this information in response to the most frequently asked questions from our patients. Please don't hesitate to contact us, if you need additional information.

Billing questions

For questions about billing, please call our office at (757) 251-2170.

Insurance

We accept most major insurance including Anthem, Cigna, Choice, Optimum, United Healthcare, Virginia Health Network. We are currently accepting new Medicare patients. If you change insurance and need assistance, please call our office.

Pay your bill online

You can pay your medical bill online using Riverside's secure service. Visit Pay Your Bill Online.

Medicare

Becoming insured through Medicare can be confusing. We recommend reading about the program at the government's official site www.medicare.gov. Feel free to call our staff with any questions.

Check-up guidelines

One of the keys to lifelong good health is to have regular health screenings. The National Institutes of Health recommends these medical screenings based on your age and gender.

Riverside Nurse telephone service

What can you do if you develop a cough at midnight? Call Riverside Nurse, a free service that's available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. A registered nurse trained in telephone triage will answer your questions and, if needed, refer you to a physician for treatment. Call (800) 675-6368. Of course, if you have a life-threatening situation, call 911.

There are multiple ways you can contact our office. We encourage you to ask questions or call us.

Riverside Center for Internal & Family Medicine
850 Enterprise Parkway, Suite 2200
Hampton, VA 23666

Phone: (757) 251--2170
Fax: (757) 251-2185

Office hours

Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Appointments

Please call the office at 757-251-2170 for an appointment or use MyChart. We accept walk-ins, but recommend that you call in advance to reduce your wait.

Please provide 24 hours notice if you need to reschedule an appointment.

After hours

If you need to reach us after hours, please call the physician-on-call at 757-594-2000. In case of an emergency, call 911.

Refills and referrals

If you need a refill or referral please call the office at 757-251-2170 or make a request through MyChart.