INTERNATIONAL STUDENT HEALTHCARE RESOURCES

IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING AN EMERGENCY ON SRJC CAMPUS

Call - SRJC DISTRICT POLICE 527-1000

IF YOU ARE NOT ON CAMPUS - DIAL 911

Urgent Mental Health Services in Sonoma County
Psychological Emergency Services
  • Sonoma County Mental Health Emergency Services: 1-800-870-8786 or 707-565-6900

  • 24-Hour Crisis Stabilization Unit:  707-576-8181, 2225 Challenger Way, Santa Rosa 95407

  • 24-Hour Northbay Suicide Prevention Hotline:  855-587-6373

  • Crisis Text Line: Text the word “courage” to 741741 or go to facebook.com/crisistextline

SRJC Psychological Services
  • Santa Rosa: Plover Hall RM 559 hrs: Mondays-Thursdays 8 am-5 pm & Friday 8-12

  • Petaluma: CALL Bldg. RM 610 hrs: Mondays-Wednesdays hrs vary, call 707-778-3919


URGENT PHYSICAL HEALTH SERVICES IN SONOMA COUNTY
Emergency Rooms (GEO BLUE covers ER visit minus $100 co-pay)
Urgent Care Facilities (GEO BLUE covers minus $20 co-pay)

Hotlines

Primary Care Options through GEO BLUE
  • Sutter Pacific Health Family Practice - quickest access for new patients are:

    • Jill Rushton Miller, MD - 34 Mark West Spring Road, Santa Rosa, 707-473-5240

    •  Jennifer T. Lee, MD - 3883 Airway Dr., Suite #202, Santa Rosa, 707-521-7777

    • Karina Silva Atkinson, MD - 131B Stony Circle, Suite #1600, Santa Rosa, 707-541-7700

  • Annadel Medical Group - 500 Doyle Park Dr., Suite #303, Santa Rosa, Call 707-303-8300 – they have doctors taking new patients.

  • Spring Creek Family Practice - 1144 Sonoma Ave, Suite #119, Santa Rosa, 707-544-3811

    • James Trapnell, MD – You can usually see the doctor in 3-7 days

    • William Markoff, MD – You can usually see the doctor in 3-7 days                                                                                                                                                                                             

  • Rohnert Park:  Margo V. Budman, MD, 5300 Snyder Lane, 707-585-8347

  • Petaluma:  Nikola Y. Lozanov, MD, 108 Lynch Blvd, Suite #4, 707-782-1244; James F. Leoni, MD, 104 Lynch Creek Way, Suite #10, 707-782-9123

Immunizations are not covered by GEO BLUE.  Come to Student Health Services.  We will help you find the cheapest place to get required immunizations.


Specialists:

Most specialty care is covered by GEO BLUE. You should come to Student Health Services first to be referred. The co-pay will be waived if you come for the referral form from SHS.

Dermatology:
  • Redwood Family Dermatology, 2725 Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa, 707-545-4537

    • Jeffrey Sugarman, MD

  • Santa Rosa Dermatology, 864 2nd St., Santa Rosa, 707-542-5664

    • Makala R. Anders, MD

  • NorCal Dermatology & Cosmetic, 1111 Sonoma Ave., Santa Rosa, 707-527-9517

    • Khanh T. Truong, MD

Gynecology:

We have Reproductive Health Services here at Student Health Services.  Come to us first.  If you need more than what we can provide, we will refer you out.

  • NCMA Women’s OB/GYN Center, 500 Doyle Park Dr., Suite #103, Santa Rosa, 95405   707-579-1102

    • Lela Emad, MD; Susan C. Logan, MD; Amita Kachru, MD; and others.

  • Sutter Health, 34 Mark West Springs Road, Santa Rosa, 707-541-7900

    • Ashley Weinert, MD; Jeannie Pflum, MD; Anna Buchsbaum, MD; and others.

Gastroenterology, Neurology, Orthopedists, Cardiologists and other specialty practices, GEO BLUE will cover this. Come to Student Health Services first for a referral.


Chiropractors, Acupuncture, Physical Therapy - GEO BLUE covers with a referral from Student Health.
  • Soul Shine Family Chiropractic (recommended by several past students) 440 S E Street, Santa Rosa, 707-525-9950

    • Dr. Matthew Mutch, DC and Dr. Bria Iacini, DC

  • Thrive Acupuncture and Wellness, 3412 Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa, 707-527-0868

    • Christina Ness-Hawks, Lac, Dipl OM, MSTCM

For Physical Therapy - you need to come to Student Health first / or a Primary Care / or an Orthopedist for a specific Physical Therapy order.


GEO BLUE DOES NOT cover dental and vision care.

Here is a website for listing of low cost dental insurance plans:

https://www.ehealthinsurance.com/dental-insurance

We have gathered a list of local dentists who see our International Students. Some of their offices work out payment plans:

  • Randy Nguyen, DDS, 707-527-8700 or http://www.randynguyendds.com/ He has two locations:
    • 526 College Ave., Santa Rosa, 95404
    • 3850 Montgomery Dr., Santa Rosa, 95403
      • Bring your SRJC ID card.
      • They will work out payment plans with you, if you have a credit card they can bill for the payments.
      • Office Special: Exam, x-rays, cleaning, and treatment plan for $75 cash.
      • They may possibly discount some services for International student - SRJC Nurse Practitioner needs to call to discuss.
      • Arrive early or on time, they will not see you if you are over 5 minutes late.
      • They require 24-hour notice to cancel appointment.
      • CareCredit credit card accepted.
  • Santa Fe Dental Group, 707-536-3685 ext. 1 or https://www.santafedental.com/  Jorge Vasquez-Garcia, DDS
    • 750 Stony Point Road, Suite A-130, Santa Rosa, 95407
      • Santa Rosa and Petaluma locations.  The Office Manager may be able to split the bill into multiple payments on a case-by-case basis.  
      • CareCredit credit card accepted.
  • Alin N. Chera, DDS, 707-542-2676 or http://www.sonomacountysmiles.com/  838 Second St, Santa Rosa, 95404    
    • Office Manager may split bill into 2-4 payments on a case by case basis.
    • CareCredit credit card is accepted.
  • Vineyard Dental Group, 707-545-0944 or https://www.vineyarddentalgroup.com/  90-A Doctors Park Drive, Santa Rosa, 95405
    • A SRJC Nurse Practitioner calls in advance for the student, they MAY be willing to work out a payment plan.
    • $125 for limited exam.  X-rays are extra OR could be done at SRJC Dental Clinic (less expensive at SRJC).
    • CareCredit credit card accepted.
  • Gentle Dental Santa Rosa, 707-629-4036  
    • 1421 Guerneville Road, Suite #102, Santa Rosa, 95403
    • No payment plans
    • CareCredit credit card accepted.
For Wisdom teeth issues, come to Student Health Services first.

For oral facial surgery: UCSF Dental Clinic-Parnassus has low cost services.  Call 415-476-1891 or go to https://www.ucsfdentalcenter.org/new-patients to book an appointment.  The dental clinic is located at 707 Parnassus Avenue, Suite D-4000, San Francisco, 94143.  Emergency dental care is first come, first serve basis.  

Vision Care:

Optometry Care is not covered by GEO BLUE.  Here are some places in the area with lower costs for vision exams and glasses or contacts:

  • Costco - Santa Rosa, 1900 Santa Rosa Ave, Santa Rosa, 707-570-2418,  Bradley I. Hall, OD, PC,
    • $54 for exam / $84 dilation / $96 for contacts
    • You do not need to be a Costco Member
    • Costco-Optical Department has low cost lenses / frames, 707-587-7497
  • Target Optical, 950 Coddingtown Center, Santa Rosa, 707-528-3876  
    • $68 for exam / $113 for exam and new contacts
    • Low cost lenses, frames and contacts
  • Walmart Optometry, 6650 Hembree Lane, Windsor, 707-838-0185
    • $58 for exam / $89 for exam and glasses

If you are having more of a medical issue with your eyes (example: blurriness, floaters, or other issues) that require an Ophthalmologist, come to Student Health Services for referral / guidance.