About our Clinic
Welcome to the Urgent Care Council Bluffs. We put your family’s health and well being first. We provide urgent medical care services at this location where as we do have primary care office where we follow up on regular basis.
We provide the latest healthcare information for families like yours. We strive to offer the best advice and most current news to keep your family as healthy and safe as possible.
We’re here for you and your medical needs.
We treat and diagnose all medical disorders including non displaced fracture of the small bones. If you having chest pains, Major injuries including large bone fractures and Head injuries, pregnancy related complications and infant with high grade fever then you need to go to local Emergency department.
Physicians working: Stephen C smith MD, Shelly Nanda MD, Vikrant Salaria MD
Dr. Shelly Nanda
Dr Shelly Nanda is a board certified family medicine physician currently practicing in Council Bluffs, IA. She received her medical degree from Medical college, Amritsar, India and then completed her family practice residency from Creighton University.
She sees all range of patients from newborns to elderly. Her field of interest are women’s Health, preventive care and well child care but the versatility of her specialization gives her tremendous opportunity to expand her knowledge in other parts of medicine including acute and chronic medical conditions in adults, adolescent care and psychiatric illness. Dr Nanda is a knowledgeable, kind and compassionate physician who provides quality care to all her patients and spends time in educating about their illnesses. She is an advocate in providing patient education and also prevention of their diseases.
Dr Nanda is Board certified by American Board of Family Medicine, an active member of American Academy of Family Physicians. Dr Nanda has an active practicing license in Iowa and Nebraska.
Dr. Stephen C. Smith
Dr. Stephen C. Smith graduated from University of Iowa College of Medicine, class of 1977. He completed his residency in family practice in Davenport, Iowa. His undergraduate studies were completed at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa.
Dr. Smith has been married forty years to Lucy Smith, and together they have four children. He has no malpractice reported. Dr. Smith has been working in Council Bluffs for 27 years, five of which have been at First Care Medical with Dr. Salaria and Dr. Nanda. He performs all aspects of family practice except for obstetrics
Dr. Smith is interested in sports medicine, especially mixed martial arts since 1996. He enjoys sailing, swimming, gardening, and making miniature models. He loves his cats very much. He also enjoys target practice with his oldest son, Derek. Dr. Smith likes vacationing with his family. Recently he went deep sea fishing in the Gulf of Mexico. We welcome all new patients.
Dr. Vikrant Salaria
My mission is disease prevention, early diagnosis followed by accurate treatment to prevent complications and bring normalcy into patient’s life.
Dr. Salaria is Board certified Internal medicine physician currently practicing in Iowa and Nebraska. Dr. Salaria graduated from Medical College Amritsar in 1993 and completed his internal medicine residency training at Creighton University Omaha Nebraska. Dr. Salaria is an active member of American College of Physicians, American Medical Association and holds active license for the state of Iowa, Nebraska and Missouri.
His Main areas of interest are Diabetes, Hypertension, Cardiovascular disease, Cancer prevention and early diagnosis, COPD, Osteoporosis and Joint Disease.
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