Dr. Viktoriya Nelson and her staff provide internal medicine health care services for adults age 18 and older. Dr. Nelson is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and has been practicing internal medicine for 11 years. She completed her residency program at the University of Nevada – Internal Medicine in Reno, NV.
- annual physicals
- sick visits
- preventive health screenings
- chronic illness management (high blood pressure, diabetes, heart disease, emphysema)
Office visits are by appointment only. Appointments may be scheduled by contacting the clinic at (256) 428-4990. Be prepared to provide:
- Current insurance information
- Mailing address
- Daytime/evening/cell phone numbers
On the day of your appointment, please allow time for registration. In addition, please bring the following items to your appointment:
- Current insurance card and photo identification
- Current medications or a complete list of medicines with doses, including all over-the-counter medications, herbs and vitamins
- Method of payment
To cancel an appointment, please notify the clinic at least 24 hours in advance. This is an important courtesy to others waiting to schedule an appointment.
Refills should be requested during regular office visits. Please allow 72 hours for refills to be completed. Your options for refills outside of office visits include:
- Local pharmacies: You may call the pharmacy directly and request that a refill request be faxed to the clinic.
- Mail-order pharmacies: You may contact the mail-order pharmacy directly and request that a refill request be faxed to the clinic.
- Phone-ins: When contacting the clinic directly, please be prepared with the name, dosage and frequency of the required medication.
- Controlled substances: Narcotics or sedative refills must be approved by your physician and may not be filled by the on-call physician.
Medication refills will not be called in outside of normal business hours.
Most insurance policies are accepted including Medicare, Medicaid, Tricare and Blue Cross/Blue Shield.