Edgewater Health’s Cedar Lake Clinic celebrated its grand opening on May 9.
Located at the new Summer Winds Plaza at 9855 Lincoln Plaza Way, the new clinic focuses on family medicine and women’s health. Family medicine is essential to preventing disease, keeping healthcare costs low, and improving quality of life.
A ribbon cutting and open house for the new facility was held May 6; in attendance were: Dr. Danita Johnson Hughes, President and CEO, Edgewater Health; Dr. Sharon Johnson-Shirley, Edgewater Health BOD Chairperson, Lake Ridge Schools Superintendent; Mr. Brian DeVries, President, Cedar Lake Chamber of Commerce, Dr. Sharon James, Cedar Lake Clinic Family Medicine and Women’s Health Provider, Edgewater Health; and Rep. Frank J. Mrvan, Indiana’s 1st Congressional District.
Family medicine includes routine checkups and screenings, as well as chronic disease management and wellness education. As part of serving women’s health needs, the clinic will also provide gynecological care, offer first trimester obstetrical care and newborn care through the family medicine practice.
Family medicine providers at Edgewater Health’s Cedar Lake Clinic include Dr. Marshall James and Nurse Practitioner April Donald, as well as Dr. Deborah McCullough and Dr. Sharon James who, in addition to family medicine, also specialize in women’s health.