Medical Hours: Monday – Friday
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Walk-ins Welcome
Medical Appointments: 1-800-787-2568 Medical Fax: 775-738-5856
Dental Hours: Monday – Thursday
7:00 am – 6:00 pm
Dental Appointments: 1-844-227-6867 Dental Fax: 775-738-5934
Services: Family medicine, preventative and restorative dental care, preventative health, women’s health, children’s health and immunizations, newborn care, pharmacy services, health education, family planning, STD/HIV education.
How to be a patient: Elko Family Medical and Dental Center accepts new patients. It is appreciated if you call in advance for an appointment. The Medical Center welcomes most private insurance, Medicaid, Medicare, Women’s Health Connection and Nevada Check-Up. A sliding fee schedule for low-income patients who do not have insurance is available. Identification and income information is needed to enroll in the sliding fee program.
Appointments are strongly recommended; some sites do see walk-ins for emergency needs. Call the medical center to check on walk-in availability.
Prescription Refills: Ask your pharmacist to fax your request for prescription refills to the doctor; this will speed up your refill process.
Additional Information: Elko Family Medical and Dental Center opened in June 2005. Many partners made it possible to operate the Center, including Great Basin College, the Elko County Commissioners, Northeastern Nevada Medical Center, United Way of the Great Basin and other business and community donors. This is Nevada Health Centers, Inc. first combined medical and dental center. For information about Elko, click here.
Travis Wies, APRN – FP
Taylor Crowther, PA-C, is a board certified Physician Assistant. He received his Master of Medical Science in the Physician Assistant Program at Mercer University in Atlanta, Georgia. He has a background in exercise, nutrition, and weight loss counseling.
Bryce S. Putnam, DMD, received his Doctorate in Dental Medicine from University of Nevada Las Vegas, School of Dental Medicine.
Brooke Smith, Dental Hygienist
As a Federally Qualified Community Health center, we are a non-profit company that has been providing quality, affordable health services throughout the state of Nevada since 1977. All of our physicians are board certified or board eligible and are licensed in the state of Nevada.
General Practice, Children’s Healthcare, Women’s Healthcare, Health Education, Surgery, Laboratory Services*, X-Ray*, Dentistry*, Pharmacy*.
* Some services are at select sites only. After hours care available at some centers.