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

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

Emergency Rooms (GEO BLUE covers ER visit minus $100 co-pay)
Urgent Care Facilities (GEO BLUE covers minus $20 co-pay)


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.


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.

  • 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


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:

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 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  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  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  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 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.