Southern Medical Services, a full service medical clinic, has recently started business, and to introduce the clinic to the community they held their open house Tuesday, November 20.

The clinic consists of Dr Jimmy Coughran along with Kelli Drost FNPand Erin Hayden FNP at Southern Medical Services. Many of the clinic doctors and nurses have been in practice here, but this clinic is a new endeavor for them.

It includes an onsite lab, and state of the art x-ray equipment is currently being installed. Flu shots are available as well. These services are provided by Radiological Technician Bethany Brooks, Nurse Yolanda Perry, and Lab Technician Tasha Avery.

“We are a family clinic and offer x-rays, labs, and other services.” said Office Manager Ann Boone . “We are a full service medical clinic.”

The practitioners are excited about their new clinic and look forward to starting work.

“I am so proud to be a part of this new clinic and will be continuing to take care of the needs of my patients I have served for years,” said Drost FNP.

They are open Monday through Friday and are accepting new patients. Walk-ins are welcome, and most insurance and Medicare is accepted. .

“We look forward to providing Bastrop and the surrounding area with all of their healthcare needs,” they commented on Facebook.

During the open house guests were able to meet the doctors and nurses, tour the facility, and ask questions.

The clinic is ready to start work in the community and thankful for everyone who came out to the open house to welcome them here.