Family Medicine & Pediatrics at Winchester Square

Canal Winchester

Hours

Monday

8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Tuesday

8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Wednesday

7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday

7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Friday

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday

CLOSED

Sunday

CLOSED

Overview

Practice Video


Welcome to Our Practice!

We are a group of physicians who specialize in preventive medicine and disease management for patients and families of all ages. In order to best serve our patients, we strive to create a convenient and friendly atmosphere that allows us to give the highest quality medical care possible.

Sun Safety Tips

Everyone loves spending time outside when the weather warms up, but it is important to follow certain precautions to avoid sunburn. Children in particular should be protected from the sun, since most damage occurs during the early years. Here are some tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Academy of Dermatology on how to keep the whole family safe this summer.

Practice Overview



We are proud to be a part of Central Ohio Primary Care (COPC), one of the largest physician-owned primary care medical groups in the United States. COPC currently has over 300 physicians, a state-of-the-art laboratory, cardiac testing centers, radiology service centers and physical therapists to help us provide the best possible care for our patients. We believe that by putting you at the center of your health care and supporting you with treatment plans and education, we can help you improve your overall health.

Appointments & Referrals

Appointments can be scheduled by phone Monday thru Friday. Most referrals require an appointment. Please allow 48 - 72 hours for an appointment.

When You Visit

Please bring your insurance card and required copay to each and every appointment.

Prescription Policies and Information

Prescriptions and refills will be handled at scheduled office visits and enough medicine will be prescribed to last at least until the patient’s next appointment. Since we expect to fill prescriptions at the office visit, running out may be a signal that it is time to call our office to schedule an appointment. We request patients be seen annually for routine medication refills. If your prescription insurance plan requires a prior authorization for a medication, you will be responsible for obtaining a Prior Authorization Form from your insurance company for your physician to complete.  While our office staff and physicians do their best to help patients obtain their maximum prescription benefits, insurance plans, including drug coverage plans, are a contract between the patient and the patient's insurance company. 

If you need to change pharmacies or change your prescription to mail order, the law in the State of Ohio permits non-expired prescriptions to be transferred to the new pharmacy without charge or interruption. In the case of most mail order pharmacies, they disregard this provision and require prescriptions to be re-written. In the event that this is preferred by the patient BEFORE their next routine visit, the patient has a couple of choices: 1) make an appointment to see the doctor for repeat refills, 2) wait for their next regular visit to change pharmacies, or 3) pay a fee for the patient's physician to review their medical records and re-write the prescription - which will then need to be picked up at the office.  Lost prescriptions for controlled medications (such as pain medications, sleeping aides, etc.) will not be replaced.

We discourage the practice of calling in prescriptions as it does not allow the patient or the doctor to re-evaluate the appropriateness of the prescription, and follow the condition for which the medication has been prescribed. We do not accept calls from pharmacies to refill medications. When pharmacies call us, we request contact directly with the patient.  

Staying Healthy At Work

With cold and flu season around the corner, it's important to do what you can to stay healthy this year. By thinking ahead and taking small precautions, you can significantly reduce your odds of becoming sick and spreading it to others. Because illnesses are commonly caught and spread in workplace environments, we have an article that can help you find ways to stay healthy at work.

SameDay Care Centers

Our SameDay Centers deliver excellent care that’s a cut above the typical Emergency Room and Urgent Care experience, at a significantly lower cost. By choosing one of our SameDay Centers, you can be seen after traditional hours or when your regular physician is unable to see you that same day.

Pediatric Support Centers

Our Support Center provides care to COPC families that’s exceptionally better than the traditional Emergency Room and Urgent Care experience, at a significantly lower cost. Scheduling an appointment (through your child’s COPC pediatrician) with our Pediatric Support Center allows your child to be seen by one of our outstanding pediatricians after typical office hours and on weekends.

After-Hours Support Center (614) 865-3125

If you are a COPC patient, the After-Hours Support Center is available to help you find the care you need. When you call our After-Hours Support Center, a Nurse Practitioner on staff will address your concerns and guide you in the right direction. Mondays - Fridays from 4:00 pm to 11:00 pm and weekends from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, our nurses can help you schedule appointments with your COPC physician, refer you to a SameDay Center, and help you with prescription refills until you can reach your COPC physician’s office directly (limited to small quantities of your current medications only.)

Medicine Dosages Made Easy

Not sure about how much medicine to give to your child? Click the button below to see our chart with recommended dosage amounts!

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Family Medicine & Pediatrics at Winchester Square

6201 Gender Road, Canal Winchester, OH

Phone

(614) 834-8042

Fax

(614) 837-8035


Monday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Tuesday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Wednesday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday CLOSED

Sunday CLOSED

Other Hours

Closed major holidays. Please call ahead in level 2 or 3 snow emergencies.

We are located in the Winchester Square Shopping Plaza at the intersection of Gender Road and Route 33. We are to the left of Kroger.


Providers

Lara Blumberg, M.D.

Laura Bowser, D.O.

Brian J. Fornadel, M.D.

Julie R. Javorek, M.D.

Gideon L. King, M.D.

Neil N. Makadia, M.D.

Emily N. Roedersheimer, D.O.

Stacy L. Scudder, D.O.