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Medical Clinic

Your Medical Home Away From Home

The Medical Clinic is staffed with a full-time physician and registered nurse who are available to see you for most of your primary health care needs, similar to what you’re used to getting from your hometown clinic.  From allergies & asthma, to cuts or sprained ankles, to mental health services—we specialize in students.  We understand the unique needs of students and provide a welcoming environment for our diverse student body at LCU.

For your convenience, we are located on the second floor of the Mabee Student Life Building. Please call us at 806-720-7482 to schedule an appointment, and we will do our best to serve you.

Office Hours

  • Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Please call for an appointment: 806.720.7482
The clinic is closed on weekends and during university holidays. Summer office hours may vary.

The LCU Medical Clinic seeks to facilitate the academic success and retention of students by maintaining their maximum health and wellness through the delivery of quality medical care while encouraging personal responsibility and good stewardship in a Christian atmosphere.

  1. Offer a high quality primary health care service that is accessible, efficient, personalized, and cost effective.
  2. Promote healthy lifestyles through inter-departmental coordination-of-care and education with a focus on lifelong personal wellness.
  3. Support and maintain a healthy campus environment.
  • Office visit fee $10.00 - cash, check, credit/debit card, (billing to student account is allowed prior to account balance due date each semester). Insurance is not accepted here, but is still encouraged for off-campus/after-hours care.
  • Limited on-site laboratory testing (Strep, flu, etc.)
  • Blood work can also be drawn in the clinic, for send-out to a local lab facility.
  • Orders also provided for off-site testing (x-ray, MRI, etc.)
  • Referrals to specialists provided when necessary.
  • Collaboration with LCU Counseling Center can provide a team approach for those experiencing depression, anxiety, or other mental health issues.

Services Offered

Treatment

Treatment is available for acute illnesses and injuries as well as maintenance therapy for certain chronic conditions.

Minor procedures (e.g., ingrown toenail removal, wound suturing, removal of skin lesions) can be performed in the office.

Diagnostic Testing

The clinic is able to offer limited on-site laboratory testing, such as Strep, mononucleosis, influenza, urinalysis, and blood work. When x-rays or other diagnostic testing is required, the Medical Clinic staff helps coordinate these services at off-campus medical facilities. Referrals to specialists will be arranged as needed.

Mental Health Services

The Medical Clinic staff works closely with the LCU Counseling Center staff to provide a team approach for those experiencing depression, anxiety, or other mental health issues.

Allergy and Other Injections

  • Students must bring their own allergy serum (or other medication) with schedule and instructions from their allergist.
  • Student may be required to remain for 15-30 minutes after their allergy injection.

Travel Health

If you will be traveling to a foreign country in the coming months, the LCU Medical Clinic can help you prepare for your trip by researching your destination and gathering the information you need to ensure your trip is successful. It is very important to check your immunization history to make certain you are up to date on all routine immunizations. Other possible medical needs may include prescriptions, such as preventive medicines for malaria, motion sickness, or altitude sickness.

If possible, make your appointment several weeks or months before your trip. The World Health Organization (WHO) advises travelers "...to consult a travel medicine clinic or personal physician 4-6 weeks before departure if the travel destination is one where exposure to any vaccine-preventable diseases may occur."

Services Offered

Treatment

Treatment is available for acute illnesses and injuries as well as maintenance therapy for certain chronic conditions.

Minor procedures (e.g., ingrown toenail removal, wound suturing, removal of skin lesions) can be performed in the office.

Diagnostic Testing

The clinic is able to offer limited on-site laboratory testing, such as Strep, mononucleosis, influenza, urinalysis, and blood work. When x-rays or other diagnostic testing is required, the Medical Clinic staff helps coordinate these services at off-campus medical facilities. Referrals to specialists will be arranged as needed.

Mental Health Services

The Medical Clinic staff works closely with the LCU Counseling Center staff to provide a team approach for those experiencing depression, anxiety, or other mental health issues.

Allergy and Other Injections

  • Students must bring their own allergy serum (or other medication) with schedule and instructions from their allergist.
  • Student may be required to remain for 15-30 minutes after their allergy injection.

Travel Health

If you will be traveling to a foreign country in the coming months, the LCU Medical Clinic can help you prepare for your trip by researching your destination and gathering the information you need to ensure your trip is successful. It is very important to check your immunization history to make certain you are up to date on all routine immunizations. Other possible medical needs may include prescriptions, such as preventive medicines for malaria, motion sickness, or altitude sickness.

If possible, make your appointment several weeks or months before your trip. The World Health Organization (WHO) advises travelers "...to consult a travel medicine clinic or personal physician 4-6 weeks before departure if the travel destination is one where exposure to any vaccine-preventable diseases may occur."