September 21st, 2005

Next month, two existing Great River Health Systems clinics—Great River Internal Medicine and Great River Medicine Specialists—will merge into one office location. The new clinic will retain the name Great River Medicine Specialists, and it will be located in Suite 304 in the Eastman Plaza, 1223 S. Gear Ave., West Burlington, Iowa (next to Great River Medical Center). The new Great River Medicine Specialists will open Monday, Oct. 3.

Great River Medicine Specialists’ physicians and their specialty areas are:

• Rommel Adajar, M.D., internal medicine
• John Rashid, M.D., internal medicine
• John Stevens, M.D., nephrology (kidney disease
• Valerie Velho, M.D., pulmonary medicine (lung disease)

Office hours for Great River Medicine Specialists are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call (319) 768-3200.