Sanford Westbrook offers a variety of Behavioral Health Services. Our behavioral health professionals help clients meet their life-long goals and achieve emotional well-being. We treat patients of all ages: children, adolescents and adults.
Cardiac Heart Services
In addition to providing innovative heart care, Sanford maintains the latest in advanced cardiac diagnostic technology which allows our physicians to detect and treat heart disease sooner and more effectively than ever.
Cardiology is a medical specialty that includes the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the heart and blood vessels. Cardiologists manage patients for various problems such as chest pain, abnormal heart rhythms, high blood pressure, heart attacks, etc.
Going through a cancer diagnosis can be difficult, especially if you have to travel out of town for treatment. But at Sanford Westbrook, you can receive the care you need from an experienced and compassionate staff.
Among cancers affecting both men and women, colorectal cancer - cancer of the colon or rectum - is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States.
The risk of developing colorectal cancer increases with advancing age. More than 90% of the cases occur in people aged 50 or older, yet a significant number of people still do not get screened. Our professional staff makes every step of the process as comfortable as possible.
A colonoscopy is recommended starting at age 50 for those of average risk. Patients with a family history of colorectal cancer or polyps should contact their physicians as they may need to be screened at a younger age, and have follow-up exams at more frequent intervals.
Call 507-274-1150 to schedule your screening in Westbrook today.
For more information about breast cancer and digital mammography, visit with your medical provider.
To schedule your mammogram at Sanford Westbrook Clinic, call 507-274-1150.
Sanford Westbrook Medical Center emergency department is an important part of our facility and community. Although a person hopes to never need to use the emergency department, we want the community to be assured that we will be here if the need arises.
Our emergency department is a Trauma IV emergency care department that offers emergency care 24-hours-a-day regardless of age, race, religion, or ability to pay. A licensed physician, registered nurses and other support staff can respond to all emergency needs.
Make a personal, lifelong connection with a family medicine clinician at Sanford Westbrook Medical Center. Our family medicine team specializes in preventive care as well as the diagnosis and management of chronic conditions.
is a medical specialty that is concerned with the function and disorders of the gastrointestinal tract, including stomach, intestines, liver, and gallbladder. This specialty treats conditions such as abdominal pain, ulcers, diarrhea, cancer, jaundice, and performs colonoscopies (exam of the colon) and upper gastrointestinal endoscopies (exam of esophagus and stomach). Dr. Willett also manages patients in the office setting for different types of disorders of the gastrointestinal tract.
is a medical specialty offering visual examination of the digestive system by means of an endoscope. This could be either an upper GI endoscopy or a colonoscopy.
General Surgery is a surgical specialty that focuses on the abdominal area including esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gall bladder, bile ducts, appendix and thyroid gland. They also deal with diseases involving skin, breasts, soft tissue and hernias. Our surgeon sees patients in need of surgical procedures, lesion removals and biopsies, and performs hernia surgeries, gallbladder removal, colonoscopies and upper endoscopies.
If you are having trouble managing your chronic disease, sign up for a session with our on staff health coach at Sanford Westbrook. Our health coach Alex LeTendre is here to provide you with extensive information about your disease. She can provide financial resources, screening reminders and patient education to those chronic illnesses such as:
The Imaging department is made up of a dedicated team of Registered/Certified techs that are ready to assist the Medical Staff with your imaging needs.
is a medical specialty that treats infectious and immunological diseases caused by an infectious agent (bacteria, fungus, parasites or other rare infections). These conditions are often rare and complicated and may include respiratory infections, bone and joint infections, Tuberculosis and Meningitis. Our infectious disease specialists have expertise in identifying and treating infectious illness in adults and children and work together with other specialists to provide the latest in care.
is a consultative visit whereby specialty physicians can be seen via remote interactive video to assist in the treatment of patients while keeping services local.
At Sanford Westbrook, our experienced internal medicine physician provides quality care to all adults. From a simple cold to the most complex health condition, Andrew Kopperud, MD, has the training and experience necessary to diagnose and treat patients age 18 and older.
Our lab strives to provide friendly, quality, convenient services for our patients. With experienced laboratory techs focused on patient comfort and service excellence, we can help you with your lab needs.
Nephrology is a medical specialty that includes the study, diagnosis, and treatment of medical diseases of the kidneys. They manage high blood pressure, fluid and mineral balance, and dialysis of body wastes when the kidneys do not function. Dr. Rupp provides our patients via Telemedicine for new patient consults and follow-up office visits. He helps to manage blood pressure, fluid and mineral balance, and dialysis of body wastes when the kidneys do not function.
Oncology is a field of medicine that is devoted to cancer; the study, diagnosis and treatment of tumors that consists of three primary disciplines: medical oncology, surgical oncology and radiation oncology. Dr. Mazurczak will see patients that are newly diagnosed with cancer or follow-up visits and manages their care and treatment for cancer. Westbrook has two chemo nurses that assist with the telemedicine office visit.
Orthopedics is a medical specialty that includes the diagnosis, preservation, and treatment, of diseases, injuries, and defects of the bones, joints, and muscles including arthritis, fractures, congenital deformities, trauma, degenerative diseases, knee problems, hip trauma and joint replacement offering the latest in orthopedic care. Dr. Tarbet manages patients with acute and chronic joint pain along with most types of fractures.
At Sanford Westbrook Medical Center, we offer family-centered care for your chidlren right in your community. Our board certified pediatrician is here to provide expert care for your kids to keep them happy and healthy. Children rarely get sick when it's convenient, which is why our local doctor is here for you and your family.
Sanford Pulmonology specializes in diagnosing and treating respiratory tract and lung disease. Our Pulmonologist works with primary care providers and other specialists to provide advanced diagnosis, treatment and lung conditions and disease management. It's our goal to treat the whole person, addressing both pulmonary and psychological issues with patients to help them manage their disease and improve their quality of life.
Shetek Home Care provides comprehensive personalized health care services to clients of all ages in the privacy and comfort of their own homes. Staff works with you and your doctor to develop a care plan that fits your needs and schedule. Services that are ordered by your doctor can be provided to you up to 7 days per week. Shetek Home Care provides services within a 30-mile radius of Slayton, Tracy and Westbrook, including parts of Lyon, Redwood, Murray and Cottonwood counties. Shetek Home Care is Medicare certified and has a Comprehensive License from the Minnesota Department of Health.
Shetek Therapy Services is dedicated to the mission of providing high quality rehabilitative assistance to the communities it serves.
Shetek Therapy Services include:
A sleep study is a test that is performed while you are asleep. These tests help your provider understand what is happening to your body while you sleep. They are done to help determine what is causing you not to receive a good night’s rest. Sleep disorders that could be discovered during testing include sleep apnea, narcolepsy, night terrors, sleep walking and limb movement. Somni-Tech, the company that does our sleep studies will call you to set up a day and time when a sleep study is requested.
Sanford Westbrook Medical Center offers a variety of surgical procedures.
Surgical Procedures include:
PICC Line insertion
Swing Beds are utilized for patients who require skilled care after a minimum of three acute hospital days. Patients can be admitted to a Swing Bed from within Sanford Tracy Medical Center or from other tertiary and acute care facilities. Although physical, occupational and speech therapy are the main focus for these patients, other services are also provided.
Get your child off to a winning start this school year!
Sanford Westbrook Medical Clinic is conducting youth, teen and athletic physicals that include a healthy history, hearing and vision screening as well as a comprehensive review of your child's health. Schedule an appointment at your convenience to ensure your child is ready for the new school year.