It's About Time
YOU GOT TO KNOW US
Deborah A. Stanford, MD
Physician / Owner
Whether it’s a minor injury, illness or physical exam, sooner or later the need arises for you to seek the convenience of an Urgent Care facility. In Helena, Alabama, you have a unique opportunity to find not only convenience, but a consistently high quality of care from professionals you can trust. Dr. Deborah Stanford is a licensed, seasoned physician who makes it her business to see that you receive the thorough medical attention you deserve in the most efficient setting, and she will follow up with your personal primary care physician or medical specialists to provide that all-important continuum of care. Dr. Stanford’s skillful attention to detail and caring approach are unique in the walk-in clinic setting. It’s about time you took charge of your health. With Dr. Stanford on your side, you have a compassionate caregiver who will get to know you from the inside out.
Elizabeth Deslattes DNP, FNP-BC, RN
Nurse Practitioner / Owner
It’s no secret that NP’s are quickly becoming the health partner of choice for millions of Americans because of their advanced training in diagnosis, treatment, disease prevention, and healthcare management. As an experienced nurse practitioner with a doctorate in nursing practice, Elizabeth Deslattes is on the cutting edge of health care. Deslattes possesses a unique blend of highly focused clinical expertise in the field of urgent care with a comprehensive perspective and a patient-oriented approach. Along with Dr. Stanford, Ms. Deslattes puts your healthcare needs first. It’s about time you visit Nurse Practitioner Elizabeth Deslattes and discover the personal touch and collaborative spirit that gets you on the road to recovery – fast.
BJ is an awesome addition to our wonderful staff. She is from Erwin, TN. but now lives in Cullman, AL. She commutes to Helena to help out our team when Dr. Stanford and Elizabeth Deslattes need to step away for vacation, continuing education, and other matters that call them away from the clinic form time to time. BJ has been a Nurse Practitioner since 2011 and is currently completing her Doctorate of Nursing. She expects to graduate in December of this year. She worked in the Emergency Department from 2006 to 2012 before moving into the Urgent Care practice. BJ is married with four boys, three of which are grown and living on their own. Her youngest son, who is 17, will be graduating in 2017. She enjoys spending time with her family and her six grandchildren.
Front Desk / Office Assistant
Ruth is our awesome front desk and office assistant. She helps us keep everything in order and running smoothly. She lives in Birmingham and has 5 grandkids. She loves to work outside in the garden and spend time with her family. She is a retired teacher of middle school math. If you see Ruth while you are visiting us ask her about her precious grand-babies, or to help with your math homework.
Meet Ms. Irma. She is another one of our very talented x-ray technicians. Irma was born in Mexico and traveled to the USA with her family when she was two years old. She has loved growing up in Birmingham, AL. She dances and is an avid runner. She says running and dancing helps with stress relief. Say hi to Irma on your next visit.
Front Desk Receptionist
Meet Ms. Mary, our awesome front desk receptionist. You may notice when she greets you—she’s not from the south! Mary was raised in Buffalo, NY. She loves her dogs, Topher and Tanner, and is the proud Grandma of 1 precious little one. She loves spending time with her family and her honey Rick!! Give Ms. Mary a big Alabama “Hi” when she checks you in at the front desk.
Meet Miss Tameka. She is always smiling 🙂 She has a 5 year old son that keeps her on her toes! She is our awesome Radiology Tech, aka x-ray girl. She is in nursing school and when she’s not studying, her and her little man enjoy time playing at the park. Say hi to Tameka next time you are in the clinic, and wish her good luck in school.
Meet Jamie, our lovely LPN. She loves her fur baby, Arley, and has been married for 4 years. Jamie and her husband love to kayak and spend time outdoors hiking and camping. She also loves to help her patients feel better! Say hi to Jamie next time you are in the clinic!
Meet Wendy, our energetic Medical Assistant. She lives in Brookwood, AL. She has two girls, aged 16 and 13. They keep her busy with sports and cheerleading. When they are not busy working and being athletic, they love thrill seeking fun—like amusement parks and Disney World.
Meg was raised in the Oak Mountain area and now lives in Helena. She is married with two beautiful girls ages five and three. They love music. Mom plays the guitar while her and the family sing together. Meg has been a musician since she was a 12 and loves that her children enjoy her special talents. They also love to craft, draw, and make all kinds of art together. When they are not busy singing and crafting they love going to the beach.
Nikita is from Bessemer, and still lives there. She has three children – two girls and one boy, ages 13, 10, and 9. They love playing family games together, not to mention going to the movies, skating, and bowling. When she’s is not entertaining her children, she loves to coupon. Being a single mom with three kids, every penny counts!
Lindsay is from Canada, and has lived here in the states for three years. She was vacationing in New Zealand when she met and fell in love with her Alabama boy. Soon after she moved here and they were married. They now have a 2 year old son. Their favorite thing to do is travel the world. Her favorite place so far is Thailand.