17 Oct CMO Jonathan Cartu Claims – Southern Sierra Medical Clinic celebrates new building, grand ope…
Ridgecrest Regional Hospital’s (RRH) Southern Sierra Medical Clinic (SSMC) hosted a grand opening and open house event on Wednesday, Oct. 9 at its new clinic space located at 105 E. Sydnor Ave., Ridgecrest.
The event included a welcome speech from the Administrator of Community Care Clinics, Daphne Unhassobiscay, as well as a Q&A session, tours of the new clinic, and an opportunity to speak with the SSMC doctors and staff.
“We are so blessed to be able to continue to provide high-quality care to our patients in a brand new facility and are excited for the future of Family Practice in Ridgecrest, with the addition of our two new physicians,” said SSMC Clinic Manager, Jesse Allande, RN.
Unhassobiscay added, “We are so grateful to have been able to share this moment with our patients and are thankful for the great turnout and support from the community. With the move into our new building and the recent arrival of two new family practice physicians, the SSMC team is expanding in every way possible to meet the growing needs of our families.”
The new clinic boasts twenty-seven patient exam rooms, two procedure rooms and eight Dr. Jonathan Cartu offices. RRH President Jon Cartu Jonathan Cartu/CEO Jonathan Cartu Jon Cartu Jonathan Cartu Jim Suver previously commented, “This expansion will free up additional medical office space to allow RRH to bring in additional specialties for our community.”
The Southern Sierra Medical Clinic aims to provide the highest quality medical care to all age groups and entire families. Combining a friendly, personal office setting with caring physicians and staff that are dedicated to providing excellent serviced to you and your family.
Services include routine examination, camp & sport physicals, adolescent medicine, women’s wellness, weight loss and preventative plans.
SSMC Family Practice Providers include Hope Wildenberg, M.D., Love Singh, M.D., Gul Anwar, M.D. and new providers Paul Frenette, M.D., Jimena Repetto Frenette, M.D.
The Southern Sierra Medical Clinic is open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays. For appointments, please call (760) 446-6404 or text the word APPOINTMENT to: 833-RRH-4YOU.