Office Visit with a Primary Care Provider

Your primary care physician or provider oversees your general health - your home base for health care. Dr. Andrew Poulos is accepting new patients. Call 217-347-0458 to make an appointment or schedule online.

Most problems can be taken care of quickly and at a lower cost by calling your provider for an office visit, including:

  • Cuts, scratches, minor bleeding
  • Cold, flu, cough
  • Fever
  • Minor burns
  • Bloody nose
  • Ear infection
  • Non-serious allergic reaction
  • Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea
  • Chronic pain


Andrew Poulos, MD



Walk-In Convenient Care clinic

For non-life threatening injuries and illnesses when your doctor is not available. Consider convenient care for:

  • Allergies (seasonal)
  • Mild to moderate asthma
  • Cold & flu symptoms
  • Broken fingers and toes
  • Minor cuts
  • Earaches
  • Eye infections
  • Fevers
  • Headaches
  • Rashes & minor burns
  • Sinus infections
  • Other minor infections
  • Sore throats & coughs
  • Sprains and strains
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Vomiting and diarrhea

It is recommended to contact your insurance company to confirm coverage for Convenient Care services. HSHS St. Anthony's Convenient Care is a hospital outpatient department.

Virtual visits

Virtual visits through are available for minor medical issues or a COVID-19 assessment.

Emergency Care

For life threatening injuries and illnesses or symptoms of a heart attack or stroke, call 911. Seek emergency care for:

  • Chest pain
  • Stroke
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Foreign objects in the eye
  • Head injuries
  • Allergic reactions
  • Severe bleeding
  • Obvious broken bones
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Change in mental state
  • Severe bleeding
  • Seizures
  • Migraines
  • Poisoning
  • Severe abdominal pain
  • Sudden paralysis or slurred speech
  • Anything related to pregnancy