Location: Arnold Medical Annex, Building 5901
Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
About us: In an effort to promote readiness, health and wellness, ADAPT provides comprehensive services to individuals, in coordination with their commanders, who are experiencing problems attributed to substance abuse or misuse. ADAPT provides service for all active duty personnel with alcohol or drug problems. The ADAPT staff is available for presenting information and participating in outreach activities upon request. The three methods of referral: self-identification; commander’s identification; and medical referral. ADAPT also offers dependents, retirees and Department of Defense employees no-cost assessments and will offer referral services for treatment as necessary.
Location: Ground Floor, Room GG300
About us: All appointments are referred through Public Health. Physicals are booked by the Base Operational Medicine Cell, which is located within Flight Medicine. Hearing Tests are accomplished by Public Health.
Location: First Floor, Room 1B201
About us: Beneficiary Services is located in the hallway between Internal Medicine and Radiology. We provide a wide range of services including: new patient registration, admissions and discharges, birth certificates, assistance with TRICARE claims and questions, and requests for copies of medical records. For TRICARE-related question, you can contact Humana Military at 1-800-444-5445 or visit the Keesler Health Benefit Advisors Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. To enroll or to transfer your TRICARE Prime enrollment to Keesler Medical Center, please visit TRICARE or contact Humana Military at 1-800-444-5445.
Location: Arnold Medical Annex, behind the Meadows Drive tennis courts
Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; walk-ins and appointments accepted depending on the types of blood needed
About us: Our mission is to support the Armed Services Blood Program. We collect, process, store, distribute and transfuse blood worldwide in times of peace and war.
Location: Third Floor
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.
About us: We provide non-invasive and invasive services for the diagnosis and management of peripheral vascular disease to all active duty military and TRICARE beneficiaries 18 years and older. Cardiac catheterizations are performed at Keesler Medical Center. A referral from your primary care manager or a subspecialty clinic is required.
Location: In the medical center’s Back Bay Tower, First Floor
Hours: Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
About us: Department of Defense regulations allow chiropractic services for active duty personnel only. We provide quality, timely and conservative chiropractic care. We employ a civilian chiropractor and civilian technician. Chiropractic gives special attention to the physiological and biomechanical aspects including structural, spinal, musculoskeletal, neurological, vascular, nutritional, emotional and environmental relationships. Specifically includes the adjustment and manipulation of the articulations and adjacent tissues of the human body, particularly of the spinal column. Included is the treatment of intersegmental aberrations for alleviation of related functional disorders. Chiropractic is a drug-free, non-surgical science and, as such, does not include pharmaceuticals or surgery. All new patients require a referral. Due to safety concerns, children and guests may not enter the clinic unless they are immediate caregivers to the patient, or are children under 18 years old who require a parent or guardian be present. Please arrive 10 minutes early to fill out required paperwork. Please wear loose fitted clothing.
Location: Case Managers are in four locations in the medical center:
Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
About Us: Our case managers are health care professionals who are responsible for coordinating the care delivered to patients based on diagnosis or need. They take pride in managing patients and families with any of the following conditions or circumstances: catastrophic illness or injury, chronic or terminal illness, multiple medical problems, functional/physical deterioration, active duty service members going through a Medical Evaluation Board, active duty service members requiring complex care off-base, lack of family/social support, non-compliance/resistance to treatment, inability to follow treatment, repeat hospital admissions, unexpected hospital re-admissions, multiple emergency department visits, or multiple providers.
Location: Third Floor, Room 3B105
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 7:30 to 11:40 a.m. and 1:20 to 3:00 p.m.
About us: The clinic sees all eligible beneficiaries with a referral. As a nurse-managed clinic, it manages lab values and educates patients who are taking anti-coagulation medications. Clinic oversight is provided by a cardiologist.
Location: First Floor, Room 1F101B
Hours: Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Telephone: 228-376-0511 or 228-376-0512
About us: Priority is given to active duty personnel. Retirees are eligible for stand-by dental care. Emergency care is available after hours through the emergency room.
Location: Ground Floor, Room GG400
About us: See your unit deployment manager for an appointment.
Location: First Floor, Room 1G001
About us: We are a referral-only clinic.
Location: Building 3101, Room 5711, Locker House
About us: We offer prevention material, briefings and presentations to spouse organizations, schools and community groups to educate children, parents, and community leaders on the dangers of drugs.
Location: Ground Floor, Room GE250
Telephone: 228-376-0420 or 228-376-0421
About us: We’re a referral only clinic. However, our referred established patients may schedule a follow-up appointment by calling our front desk at 228-376-0420. We offer a variety of specialty care related to head and neck conditions as well as facial cosmetic surgery. New referrals will be contacted and scheduled by Referral Management for your first appointment.
About us: We treat active duty personnel and TRICARE beneficiaries. A referral from your primary care manager or subspecialist is required.
Location: First Floor, Room 1A405 and Room 1A407
Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
About us: The Air Force Exceptional Family Member Program is designed to provide support to military family members with special needs. All branches of the military offer EFMP, and each Service includes a variety of personnel, medical and family support functions under the EFMP umbrella.
The Air Force Exceptional Family Member Program-Medical process supports military personnel assignments worldwide. EFMP-M determines the availability of medical and special education services for spouses and children prior to relocation. All active duty sponsors who have dependent family members with medical or special education needs that meet the DoD criteria as Special Needs must enroll in EFMP-M.
All Airmen that meet the above criteria need to initiate their medical Family Member Travel Screening application online. To begin the process, the ADSM must use their DoD Common Access Card to create an account and login on the AF Special Needs (Q-Base) online database at: https://www.afspecialneeds.af.mil. Once the sponsor’s account is created, the local EFMP-M team will grant them access for registration. After registration, the ADSM will submit and receive all required FMTS documentation via Q-Base. The local EFMP-M team will contact the ADSM via the Q-Base Direct Messaging system.
To learn more about EFMP, please visit, http://www.airforcemedicine.af.mil/EFMP/, or contact the local EFMP-M team at one of the telephone numbers above.
About us: We help build healthier families and create more resilient and responsive communities. Our programs center upon prevention and outreach, treatment, victim advocacy, and research. We have a new parent support program, which is voluntary for expectant parents and families with children under the age of 3. The program includes home visitation services as needed. Family Advocacy Strength-Based Treatment, or FAST, is another voluntary program for couples and families who desire to change destructive patterns of communication. Outreach services are offered through life-skills classes in parenting, relationship enhancement, emotion regulation and resiliency boosting. Treatment services are offered for individuals, couples and families who have experienced maltreatment. Victim advocacy is a program that offers victims of intimate partner violence supportive services 24 hours, 7 days a week.
Location: Room GF100
About us: We treat acute illnesses and conduct personal health assessments.
Location: Building 7420, Triangle Clinic, Erwin Manor on Ploesti Drive, next to the Triangle Chapel behind the Welch Theater
Telephone: 228-376-2665, option 3 for an appointment
About us: Active duty sick call and return to status is open to Flight Medicine enrolled active duty personnel experiencing acute medical conditions or requiring return to status on a walk-in visit basis. Hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, 7:30 to 8 a.m.; Monday through Friday, 1 to 1:30 p.m. The Base Operational Medicine Cell is located within Flight Medicine, with staff supporting the administrative and physical exam functions for military and government services and hiring requirements. Military members, please access https://imr.afms.mil/imr/myIMR.aspx, select the tab appropriate for your needs and follow the posted instructions. Note: This link points to a restricted site accessed only by a military member’s common access card and will be displayed as inaccessible if a CAC is not provided.
Location: This clinic has two locations:
About us: We see patients on a referral basis for most gastrointestinal problems to include acid reflux, inflammatory bowel diseases, constipation, diarrhea and pancreatitis. The clinic provides services including routine or diagnostic esophagogastroduodenoscopy, routine or diagnostic colonoscopies, capsule endoscopy of the small bowel, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography, and percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube placement and paracentesis.
Location: Second Floor, Room 2A204
About us: We provide emergency surgical coverage offering a broad range of both inpatient and outpatient procedures. Services rendered include bariatric surgery, vascular surgery and venous insufficiency treatment. We also serve as part of the sponsoring institution for the General Surgery Residency Training Program. The clinic accepts surgical referrals and will refer patients to specialists when necessary. Certified wound and ostomy nursing care and breast health care coordination are also available.
About us: We provide all inoculations to active duty personnel, retirees and dependents. Flu shots are administered seasonally to all patients. Allergy services, including testing and shots, are available through a primary care manager referral.
Location: Room GG100
About us: We accept adult infectious disease patients on a referral basis. We accept travel medicine patients older than 15 for pre-travel counseling and preparation without referrals.
Location: Room 1F300
About us: We offer joint injections, geriatric evaluation, home health referrals, behavioral health, infusion, and disease management.
Location: First Floor, Room 1E100
Hours: Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
About us: We offer routine laboratory draws. Glucose tolerance tests and semen analysis are offered by appointment only. Blood donations are accepted by the Blood Donor Center in the Arnold Medical Annex.
Location: Room GG700
About us: We provide focused genetic services relating to patient care and counseling, provider education, comprehensive diagnostic cytogenetic, and DNA laboratory evaluations. The center serves Department of Defense referral sites worldwide.
Location: Room GH-100
About us: Active duty outpatient services; appointments can be made through a self-referral by calling the clinic or through a consult from a medical provider. A mental health provider is available every day during business hours for walk-ins. Along with using the referral system, medical providers may request consultations from mental health professionals. Specialty services include: psychology, psychiatry, social work and neuropsychology.
Telephone: 228-376-5529 or 228-376-5537
About us: The clinic staff sees patients by referral only. Services include general nephrology, anemia management, hypertension management and hemodialysis.
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.
About us: We serve patients over 18 years old. Patients are seen on referral basis only for Parkinson's disease, epilepsy and seizures, multiple sclerosis, dementia, stroke, weakness, neuropathy, myasthenia gravis, movement disorders, memory difficulties, headaches, low back and neck pain, radiculopathy and numbness. All other referrals must be approved by the chief of neurology before being provided an appointment. We also offer nerve conduction studies, electromyographies, electroencephalography, trigger point and occipital nerve block, Botox injections, muscle biopsy, and nerve biopsy.
Location: Room GB101
About us: We see all eligible beneficiaries with a referral. Services provided include individual and group nutrition counseling.
Location: First Floor, Back Bay Tower, down the hall from the Emergency Room
About us: Occupational Therapy currently sees all enrollees ages 10 and up, for the following upper-extremity dysfunctions: elbow and hand only at this time; post-operative hand surgery rehab; upper-extremity post-fracture rehab for range of motion and strength deficits; education and treatment of cumulative trauma and repetitive motion disorders of the hand and elbow; and education on computer workstation ergonomics. All new referrals are scheduled through the hospital Referral Management Office at 228-376-0490. Active Duty personnel can make an appointment in Physical Therapy without obtaining a referral by calling the front desk directly at 228-376-0446. Due to safety concerns, children and guests will not be allowed to enter the clinic unless they are immediate caregivers to the patient or children under 18 years old who require a parent or guardian be present. In addition, please arrive 10 minutes early to fill out required paperwork and wear loose fitted clothing.
Location: Fourth Floor, Room 4A204
About us: We accept new adult patients on a referral basis only.
Location: Ground Floor, Room GE300
About us: Referrals are required. Services include full eye exams for glaucoma, macular degeneration, cataracts, diabetes or other eye diseases and disorders. Other services include treatment for eyelid or lacrimal trauma, eye plastics procedures, cataract surgery, glaucoma surgery, corneal surgery and laser surgery for retinal disease.
Location: Hospital ground floor; use the Main Pharmacy entrance and take a right at the escalator
About us: The clinic offers routine eye and urgent care to active duty personnel. Dependents and retirees may be seen for urgent care if mission capacity permits.
Location: Room 1B100
About us: Services include: diagnosis; surgical and adjunctive treatment of disease; injuries and defects involving both the functional, aesthetic aspects of the hard and soft tissue of the oral and maxillofacial areas. Referral is required and care for non-active duty beneficiaries is on a space-available basis.
Location: First Floor, B13401
About us: We provide services on a referral-only basis. New patients with referrals may schedule appointments by calling 1-800-700-8603. Care provided include: basic musculoskeletal evaluation; arthroscopic procedures of the knee, shoulder, ankle, elbow, and wrist; computer-assisted total joint reconstruction of the knee shoulder and hip; treatment of fractures of the extremities; nerve entrapment release; excisional biopsies; and tendon repair. The clinic has limited care for pediatric orthopedics and does not treat spinal conditions.
Location: Room GF300
Telephone: 1-800-700-8603; all appointments are scheduled through the TRICARE appointment line
About us: We provide scheduled acute, chronic, and preventive medical care for patients ages newborn to 17. A case manager is also available in the clinic. Walk-in appointments are available for suture removals, throat cultures, wart treatments if previously evaluated by a doctor, and weight checks when ordered by a provider. Walk-in hours for these services are 8 to 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Patients will be screened and cultured, if necessary, and notified if positive. They may not see a provider.
Location: Enter at Inpatient Tower, take elevators on right, second Floor
Hours: Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.
About Us: Keesler performs large numbers of scheduled surgeries and procedures on an outpatient basis, thus avoiding overnight hospital stays for many patients. As technology provides advanced capabilities, the capability for outpatient procedures continues to grow. Your doctor and the type of surgery will determine whether same day surgery is an option in your plan of care. If you are scheduled for same day surgery, you will be given a pre-admission appointment. At this time, you will be oriented to the location of the same day surgery unit with specific instructions about your surgery and recovery. Once your surgery and recovery is completed, your doctor and recovery team will determine if it is safe to discharge you to go home. At times for the patient’s safety, a patient may be required to stay overnight in the hospital. This decision depends upon a patient's post-operative condition and the doctor's evaluation.
Location: First Floor, Back Bay Tower down the hall from the Emergency Room
About us: We see all enrollees ages 13-64 for which appropriate services can be provided. Access fluctuates regularly based upon number of providers. Patients can be seen for the following diagnoses: muscular-skeletal evaluation; orthopedic rehabilitation (pre- and post-operative); athletic injury management; modalities including cervical and lumbar traction, TENS, ultrasound, iontophoresis, electrical stimulation, hot and cold packs; muscle testing and rehab training; specialized muscle strengthening; postural correction and awareness; range of motion exercises including AROM, AAROM, and PROM; mobilization of spine and extremity joints; and acute and chronic pain management. All new referrals are scheduled through the hospital Referral Management Office. Active duty personnel can make an appointment in Physical Therapy without obtaining a referral by calling the front desk. Due to safety concerns, children and guests will not be allowed to enter the clinic unless they are immediate caregivers to the patient or children under 18 years old who require a parent or guardian be present. In addition, please arrive 10 minutes early to fill out required paperwork and wear loose fitted clothing.
Location: Room GG400
About us: We conduct preventive medicine and communicable disease control, occupational health, food safety, deployment medicine, and disaster response programs.
Location: Room 1F100
Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
About us: We provide general pulmonology services including procedures such as bronchoscopy and thoracentesis to all active duty military and TRICARE beneficiaries over the age of 18. A referral is required.
Location: Room 1C200
Telephone: 228-376-0481 or 228-376-0482
About us: Our mission is to provide professional and compassionate diagnostic imaging services to warriors, past and present, and their families. We offer services in six modalities: Diagnostic Radiology (X-ray), Computed Tomography (CT), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Mammography, Diagnostic Ultrasound (US), and Nuclear Medicine (NM). Radiology also provides 24-hour support to the Emergency Department and inpatient wards.
Location: Ground Floor, across from the pharmacy
About us: TRICARE Prime enrollees can obtain referrals from their primary care manager. When you get a referral from your primary care manager, please come to the Referral Management Center before departing the hospital. We will assist in booking an appointment or provide necessary information to obtain care in the network.
Location: Ground Floor, GE300
Hours: Monday through Friday, 6:45 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Telephone: 228-376-5735 or 228-376-0567
About us: Services are available for active duty personnel only.
About us: We service all active duty personnel and TRICARE Prime beneficiaries with rheumatoid arthritis and autoimmune diseases. Patients require a referral.
Location: Building 7420, Erwin Manor, on Ploesti Drive, next to Triangle Chapel, behind Welch Theater
About us: All technical training students to include those on flying status, TDY students, and personnel deployed to Keesler Air Force Base are seen in THC for all their urgent, acute and routine primary care needs.
Location: Ground Floor, Room GG100
About us: Those planning to travel outside of the U.S. for business or pleasure are encouraged to visit the clinic for counseling, immunizations, and prophylactic medications. Adult infectious diseases services available and coordinated appointments for entire families may be arranged.
Location: Second Floor, Room 2A206
About us: We offer the full spectrum of urologic care including the medical and surgical treatment of urologic cancers, urinary incontinence, benign prostatic hyperplasia, kidney stones, erectile dysfunction, infertility, and pediatric urologic conditions. Patients require a referral.
Location: Room 2A204, Second Floor
About us: We provide full-time surgical coverage and a broad range of inpatient and outpatient procedures including open and endovascular approaches.
Location: Ground Floor, down the corridor to the left, rear of the escalators and past the Pediatric Clinic
About us: Women’s Health Clinic provides routine and specialty women’s health care to active duty, dependents and TRICARE Prime enrollees. Available gynecological services include general gynecology problems, annual exams including pelvic exams with and without pap smears, and follow-up, pre- and post-operative surgical evaluations and treatments. Gynecological surgical procedures offered include tubal ligation, laparoscopy, hysterectomy, urinary incontinence and prolapse surgery, and basic infertility care. Obstetrical services include care for all routine and high-risk pregnant patients. Our Family Birthing Center includes eight state-of-the art Labor, Delivery, Recovery, Postpartum, or LDRP, rooms. Initial appointments for gynecology problems require a consult from the primary care manager. No consult required for birth control or well annual pap smears.