Information about our Watertown Family Practice


Address:
238 Arsenal Street
Watertown, NY  13601

Phone:
315.782.9450
Insurance Help: 315.782.9450  (ext. 8038)

E-Mail:
info@NoCoFamilyHealth.org

Hours:
MEDICAL – for Family Practice, Adult ,and Pediatric patients:
Monday – Thursday  8:00 am to 6:00 pm

MEDICAL – for Family Practice and Pediatric patients:
Monday – Friday  8:00 am to 6:00 pm
additional weekend hours:  Saturday  8:00 am to 12:00 noon

Services offered in Watertown – 238 Arsenal Street

stethoscopePrimary MEDICAL Care for Adults and Children:

Comprehensive health services provided in a patient-centered medical home. Primary medical care plus integrated behavioral healthcare. High-quality care provided by physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, psychologists, and licensed certified social workers. 

We offer all patients care they can afford. We see patients covered by a variety of insurances, commercial or private plans, plans purchased from the New York State of Health Marketplace, Medicaid, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare, Military Insurances, and  Child Health Plus. We also offer a sliding fee scale for patients with no insurance. We have collaborative agreements with both Samaritan Health and Lewis County General hospitals to support our medical care.

Currently we accept the following plans – if you do not see your plan listed or have concerns about your healthcare coverage, please contact us at 315-782-9450, x8052, as we may be able to assist you:

Aetna                                            Guardian
Beacon Health Options             Healthplex
Cigna                                             Martins Point/US Family Health
Delta Dental                                 Metlife
Dentaquest                                   MVP
Emblem                                         TRICARE/Humana
Excellus BCBS                              UMR
Fidelis                                            United Concordia
GEHA                                             UnitedHealthcare

colortoothPrimary DENTAL Care for Adults and Children:

Comprehensive dental care provided to patients of all ages. Appointments for children as young as 6 months. High-quality care provided by dentists and dental hygienists who are expert at putting children and adults at ease.

We offer all patients care they can afford. We do see patients covered by all insurances listed above as well as some GHI (Emblem) insurance plans and we offer a sliding fee scale for patients with no insurance. If you should have questions regarding your dental plan please contact us at 315-782-9450, x8052.

And we offer our patients:

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  • Affordable

    Everyone is welcome at North Country Family Health Center:
    We accept a variety of private insurances, military insurances, Medicaid, Medicare, Family Health Plus and offer a reduced fee to patients without insurance and those who are unable to afford/pay their high deductible or co-pay. Please see a complete list of those private insurances we participate with to the left, under MEDICAL. If you should have questions regarding your insurance please contact us at 315-782-9450, x8052.

  • Accessible

    24-hour on call service:

    When our office is closed, we are still available to our patients.

    We welcome patients with disabilities, have translation and interpretation services available for patients who do not speak English and are always happy to help patients who have trouble reading, writing, or understanding medical information or forms.

  • Comprehensive

    We offer more than medical care on-site.

    If we don’t offer the care you need, our health care team works with you to coordinate your care both inside and outside of our office.

Meet our Team:

Jana Shaw, MD, Chief Medical Officer

Jana Shaw, MD, Chief Medical Officer

Jana Shaw, MD, MPH is a practicing pediatrician specializing in infectious diseases and an expert on vaccines and immunology. Dr. Shaw is Associate Professor of Pediatrics at SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York and is chief medical officer at North Country Family Health Center. She is a member of pediatric and infectious disease professional societies and a member of the International Affairs and Communications Committees of the Pediatric Infectious Disease Society. Her research interests focus on improving vaccination coverage for children. She has authored numerous publications focusing on vaccine hesitancy and is an active vaccination advocate.

Farhana Asim, MD

Farhana Asim, MD

Scott Stern, MD

Scott Stern, MD

Dr. Stern is a family practitioner who provides care for both adults and children. He is certified by the American Board of Family Practice.

Dr. Stern completed his undergraduate education at the State University of New York at Binghamton and attended the State University of New York Health Science Center in Syracuse, where he received his M.D. degree in 1997. Dr. Stern completed a family practice residency at Guthrie Family Practice in Sayre, Pennsylvania where he served as chief resident from 1999-2000.

Before Joining North Country Family Health Center Dr. Stern was an attending physician at Parish Health Center in Parish, NY from 2003-2015 and with Lowville Medical Associates in Lowville.

Kit Veley, FNP

Kit Veley, FNP

Cassandra Jackson, FNP

Cassandra Jackson, FNP

Kate Gates, Adult Nurse Practitioner

Kate Gates, Adult Nurse Practitioner

Jeanne Emery, PsyD

Jeanne Emery, PsyD

Steven Adams, Ph.D.

Steven Adams, Ph.D.

Roxanne Turturro, LCSW

Roxanne Turturro, LCSW

Doreen Crumpton, LCSW

Doreen Crumpton, LCSW