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After Hours Care at our North St. Paul Clinic ONLY this weekend!

On Saturday, August 27th and Sunday, August 28th, due to construction at the clinic, Inver Grove Heights After Hours Care will operate out of our North St. Paul Clinic. We appreciate your understanding and are very sorry for any inconvenience this may cause for you.

Our North St. Paul Clinic is located at 2601 Centennial Drive, Suite 100, North St. Paul, MN 55109. The After Hours Care phone number is 651-788-4444. 

August is National Breastfeeding Month!

Now that your baby is finally here, you might have quite a few questions about how best to care for your infant.  One of the best ways is to breastfeed your baby!

For National Breastfeeding Month, our clinics in the St. Paul, MN area will discuss the benefits of breastfeeding, food to avoid, and tips to make the process go more smoothly for you and your baby.

Benefits

Breastfeeding has both emotional and physical benefits for new babies. Many providers recommend that new mothers at least attempt to breastfeed, as breast milk contains most nutrients and vitamins a new baby needs.

Children who breastfeed, generally have stronger immune systems and are less likely to become overweight.  Other benefits of breastfeeding include reducing the risk of cancer to both the mother and baby as well as reducing ear infections, ER visits,  and frequency of asthma in your baby.

The act of breastfeeding helps solidify the bond between child and mother, boosting your relationship and helping your baby develop socially. Touch, closeness, and interaction are all essential for infants and nursing helps calm your infant as well. You’ll likely benefit from these peaceful moments with your baby.

Don’t forget that mothers more easily lose weight when breastfeeding! Also, nursing is cheaper than formula feeding and typically requires fewer or no bottles at all!

Read more.

August is Patient Safety Month!

In celebration of Patient Safety Month, we want to identify the Right Patient Every Time with at least 2 patient identifiers such as your name and date of birth. Whether you are a new or longstanding patient, our staff wants to ensure the right service is being provided to the right patient every time. Your safety is important to us.


We are proud to announce three of our physicians were selected to the Mpls. St. Paul Magazine’s Top Doc list! Congratulations to Dr. Timothy Hernandez (West St. Paul Clinic), Dr. David Thorson (White Bear Lake-Banning Avenue Clinic) and Dr. Theresa Wollan (Vadnais Heights Clinic). These providers were nominated for this honor by doctors and registered nurses for the exceptional patient care they provide.

Are you interested in learning about Living Wills (also called Health Care Directives)?

Entira Family Clinics provides Honoring Choices facilitators to assist you in discussing and completing end of life decision making. We will be offering free patient information sessions on Tuesdays at our Como/Roseville Clinic on the topic of Honoring Choices.  Trained staff will be available to answer questions and assist with completing the forms in a group and individual setting.  read more

Family Health Clinics in St Paul, MN


Community ​​BasedHigh Quality Care • Family Medicine

Welcome to Entira Family Clinics!  As specialists in family medicine, we are dedicated to providing comprehensive medical care to individuals in all stages of life. When you want a quality medical professional for your family’s health, choose the best. Choose Entira Family Clinics!

We offer a wide range of medical services for your family that include obstetrics, pediatrics, adults, geriatrics, chronic disease management, women’s health, sports medicine and more. An independent organization working for you and your family, we offer 12 convenient clinic locations in St. Paul easily accessible from home, work and school. Some of our clinics have been serving St. Paul metro families for more than 50 years.

Call us at 651-788-4444 to learn more!



We look forward to hearing from you!

Entira Family Clinics on Twin Cities Live!

8/11/16 Dr. Bethke talks about the benefits of breastfeeding and supporting ALL new moms with Elizabeth on Twin Cities Live.

 

 

Entira Family Clinics on KSTP News!

8/23/16 On KSTP news, Entira Family Clinics offers ways to make your fair visit safe. View Story.

8/16/16 Be Aware of Lyme disease symptoms. View Story.

8/9/16 Dr. John Barsanti discusses the benefits of breastfeeding.

8/2/16  A reminder from Entira Family Clinics on Concussions as the fall high school sports season gets under way.  View Story.