Lift Up Springfield, Medical and Dental Mission Clinic

Clinic Services

 

MEDICAL SERVICES 

We provide Family Medicine/Primary Care needs and urgent care for minor emergencies.

For EMERGENCIES:  Dial 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.

We DO NOT PRESCRIBE NARCOTICS or CONTROLLED DRUGS

We DO NOT REFILL PRESCRIPTIONS by EMAIL: YOU MUST SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT FOR REFILLS

WALK IN DENTAL VISITS

Due to COVID, we request that you please make an appointment through our website.  Thank you

MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES - Burrell Mental Health

We are able to help you get established with professional mental health services:  Medications, counseling, follow up after release, case management.  Due to COVID-19, all mental health appointments are done online with the counselor.  Once you make an appointment, come into Lift Up shortly before your scheduled appointment time and we will connect you via telemedicine with our Burrell counselor.  


APPOINTMENTS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL OTHER DENTAL VISITS.

Donations are based on the sliding income scale:  Please see the eligibility page.

 

  • Fillings  
  • Extractions (not wisdom teeth)
  • Ultrasonic Cleaning and Polishing
  • X-Rays and Evaluation
  • Wisdom Teeth
  • Oral Surgery for Impacted or Complicated Wisdom Teeth or Complicated Extractions are available ONLY when we have an oral surgeon that volunteers. 
    If the impactions are severe, we will not be able to remove them and will have to refer you to an oral surgeon that is able to provide oral surgery under general anesthesia.  In the event we are unable to get the extraction done and have to refer you, there is no refund.
  • Denture Evaluation, Denture Realignment, Denture Repair.

SPECIALTY SERVICES POLICIES
ROOT CANALS and TEMPORARY CROWNS and COSMETICS
We are ONLY able to offer these specilized services WHEN we have a dentist volunteer that is able to do these procedures.

We try and post this on Facebook.  We can also put you on a waiting list.

Due to the fact these appointments are very few: we DO REQUIRE prepayment in full.  If you miss your appointment, there is no refund.
Prepayments can be made in person at the clinic or on the "Donate Now" page on this website: under "One Time Donation".  

  • Root Canals .
    NOTE: This is for the root canal ONLY. This does NOT include any
    fillings or crowns. These require a separate appointment.
  • Cosmetic (chips, discoloration, front tooth filling, etc)
  • Crowns



DENTAL SERVICES

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DENTURES and PARTIAL INFO:  Please see the "Denture Services"  page on this website.

VERY IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT OUR CLINIC and YOUR APPOINTMENT:  Please note, we try very hard to stay as close to planned appointment times as possible, but we are unable to predict when we will run into a complicated case which may take much longer than planned - sometimes 1 to 2 hours.  We can not foresee this and we cannot stop in the middle of a procedure just because it is complicated.  We thank you in advance for your understanding and patience in allowing us to care for the complication. Please remember that we are a MISSON CLINIC, we do not operate like a regular clinic that is able to set and keep exact appointments, nor can we guarantee that a provider won't cancel at the last minute due to sickness or an obligation to their own patient's.  Everyone at Lift Up Springfield is a volunteer.  So we are totally dependent upon our volunteers to be able to provide your service.  It is rare, but it can happen that we are unable to reach you to let you know we would be unable to see you that day due to a cancellation of a provider. So it is critical that you provide a correct phone contact for us to reach you so that we can save you a trip should a provider cancel at the last minute.  You must also remember that many of our patients have not seen a doctor or dentist in over 10 years!  We expect complications.  Know that you will receive the same good care if this would happen to you.  If you need to leave, you will not be penalized and will be able to reschedule your appointment.

If you do a "Walk In" visit: please know that there is never a GUARANTEE that we can see you.  It is all based on if we have

cancellations or a no show and are able to work you in.  If all appointments show up, the chances of us being able to work you in are extremely low.  So please know in advance, it is possible that you could wait all day and not be seen.

To Make An Appointment or if you have a question  (recommended over walk-in: Please visit our "Make Appointment" Page

All information on our Medical, Dental,
Mental Health, Chiropractic Services are Listed Below

Lift Up provides a wide variety of Medical Services.

Acute Sickness: pain, lacerations, wounds, injuries, skin problems, pre-cancerous lesions, infections, abscesses, dermatoloty,

          rashes, allergies, pneumonia, flu, bronchitis, ear ache, conjunctivitis, menstruation problems, ear wax, UTI, URI,
          acne, strep throat, funal infections, STD's, headaches, sprains and strains, insect bites, etc.

Chronic Sickness: pain, diabetes, hypertension, thyroid, depression and anxiety, weight loss, arthritis, COPD, allergies, asthma,

          cholesterol and many more,

Medication Needs.  Please note: we do NOT prescribe controlled substances.  We do NOT do ANY refills via email or faxes
         sent from pharmacys.  IT IS REQUIRED THAT YOU COME IN FOR ALL REFILL REQUEST.  NO EXCEPTIONS.

Exams:  Physical, Well Women (with PAP and breast exam).

Lift Up provides a wide variety of Medical Procedures and Labs

ALL Procedures and Labs are at a minimal additional cost to the office visit.  We can give you the cost at the time of your appointment. 

Labs: We can provide any lab that is needed.

Procedures:  PAP and breast exams, PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) to help heal painful joints: knees, shoulders, back, neck, etc.,

            Prolotherapy to help heal and reduce pain, Remove warts, moles and skin tags.  Remove skin lesions.  Stitch up

           lacerations, drain abscesses, cryotherapy skin lesions and pre-cancerous lesions.

Exams:  Physical, Well Women (with PAP and breast exam).

Referrals:  We can refer you to a specialist when needed.

Beginning JULY 1, 2019: 

ALL DONATIONS FOR ALL LIFT UP SERVICES WILL BE BASED ON A SLIDING INCOME SCALE.

-PLEASE SEE ELIGIBILITY PAGE FOR DETAILS-