PRIMARY CARE PLUS – WESTWEGO
The experienced team at Primary Care Plus – Westwego brings you quality primary care medicine, as well as a wide range of specialized services. We are committed to providing you with the comprehensive care you need in one convenient location.
We use an electronic medical record (EMR) system to store all your information, including your health history, medications, diagnostic reports, and notes from specialists. EMR connects your entire medical team at Primary Care Plus – Westwego, so your care is always accurate and efficient. EMR also allows us to quickly send your medical information to a hospital or other healthcare provider, if needed.
Same Day or Next Day Appointments Available for Current Patients
7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday
712 Westbank Expressway
Westwego, LA 70094
Primary Care Plus - Westwego
Joe Rooks, Jr. – FNP-C
Completed undergraduate studies at the University of Central Arkansas in 1994. Worked in Geriatrics. Moved to New Orleans from Little Rock, Arkansas in 2002. Continued to work in Geriatrics at that time. Returned to school in 2005 and received a Master’s in Science in Healthcare Systems Management from Loyola University New Orleans in 2007. Continued to work in Geriatrics in a Management position, but decided working directly with patients was more satisfying and returned to school in 2010 and graduated with a Master’s of Science in Nursing with an Adult focus in 2012.
- Routine, acute and preventive care
- Treatment for illness and injury
- Immunizations and screening tests
- Health risk assessments
- Personalized diabetes counseling
- On-site diagnostics including; electrocardiography (EKG), lab tests and spirometry
We accept the following insurance plans:
Medicare/Medicare Advantage Plans
Aetna Coventry Advantra
BCBS of La
Your source for primary care providers in Baton Rouge, Gretna, Metairie, New Orleans, Slidell and Westwego. Primary Care Plus is a healthcare clinic dedicated to patient health through continuity of care.