St. Margaret’s Center for Family Health provides Princeton and the surrounding communities with a full range of walk-in care, primary care and mental health treatment services for all ages.
Together, our team of six medical providers at Center for Family Health bring complete family care to the community. Our providers at this location include board-certified physicians Benjamin Shepherd, MD and Travis Swink, DO, along with Elizabeth Birkey, PMHNP, a certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, and certified Physician Assistants, Tamara Workman, PA-C, Jennifer Gutshall, PA-C and Pamela Hansen, PA-C.
Expanded lab services and diagnostic testing, including digital x-ray, are also offered on-site.
St. Margaret’s Center for Family Health offers a full range of primary care for all ages, including walk-in care for minor injuries and illnesses. Economical lab services and diagnostic testing, including digital x-rays are also performed on-site. The clinic sees all walk-in patients, regardless of your primary care provider or their hospital affiliation.
Convenient walk-in care offers patients treatment for minor, non-emergent injuries and illnesses such as:
- Athlete’s Foot & Ring Worm
- Bladder Infections
- Bug Bites
- Cold Sores
- Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)
- Coughs & Congestion (cold symptoms)
- Minor Cuts
- Minor Injuries
- Mild Vomiting/Flu Symptoms
- Sinus Infections
- Sore Throat (strep testing)
- and More
Your primary care provider (PCP), along with a healthy diet and exercise, is one of the greatest assets for your health. Primary care should be the first choice for most non-emergent health needs. No matter where you live, PCP’s fulfill the same important role for your health care.
Before you select the option of a walk-in clinic or urgent care, schedule a checkup with your primary care provider for non-urgent issues, regular checkups and school and sports physicals. We also offer DOT physicals and other Occupational Health Services for area businesses.
At the Center for Family Health in Princeton, board-certified physicians, Benjamin Shepherd, MD and Travis Swink, along with Jennifer Gutshall, PA-C all provide primary care.
- Get to know you and understand your concerns
- Make referrals to any specialists you may need
- Consult and coordinate your care
- Make sure you get the appropriate follow up
- Make it a priority to provide care as soon as possible
Family medicine falls within primary care and as you might expect, involves comprehensive care for the whole family. A family provider sees patients of any age (from newborns to seniors alike). Our family physicians are dedicated to establishing long-term, trusted relationships with patients and their families. As a primary care provider, a family physician is often the first line of care a patient sees, providing a wide range of care, including:
- Regular checkups
- Well-baby checkups
- Health Screenings and Risk Assessments
- School & Sports Physicals
- Preventative Care
- Treatment of More Common Chronic Diseases
- and More
Call Today for a Primary Care Appointment
Mental Health Services
St. Margaret’s Center for Family Health in Princeton also has a team of medical providers who provide mental health services and treatment, in addition to, primary care. This special team is made up of Benjamin Shepherd, MD, Board Certified in Family Medicine and Psychiatry and two Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners, Elizabeth Birkey, PMHNP, and Kellie Kozlowski, FNP-BC, PMHNP-BC.
Together, the team will provide quality, compassionate care and treatment for conditions such as:
- Bipolar Disorder
- Alcohol/Substance Abuse Disorders
- Forms of Psychosis (Including Schizophrenia)
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
- Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
- Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Forms of Neurocognitive Disorders
- Care of Pregnant, Breastfeeding and Postpartum Women with Mental Health Issues
This is not a complete list of mental health conditions treated. Call to find out how our mental health providers can help you.
To learn more about all of our mental health and substance abuse services, as well as our Center for Holistic Health & Wellness (COMING SOON to Princeton, adjacent to Center for Family Health), click here.