The exterior of the West
Bend Medical office space seen Tuesday morning in
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West Bend Medical has grown quickly since opening in
Menomonee Falls in October.
Doctors Carey Cameron, Chad Tamez and Brian Wolter, who
all formerly practiced in West Bend, provide a full
scope of primary care services to patients of all ages.
“The name was intended to represent both where we came
from and where we plan to re-establish ourselves,” Tamez
said in a news release. “Our goal is to return and
operate in West Bend at some point in the not too
distant future.” In the meantime, patients who have been
willing to travel have followed them to the edge of
Washington County. “The goal was to try to keep it as
convenient as possible for patients and maintain that
relationship as much as possible,” clinic administrator
Brett Cameron said. Being in Menomonee Falls allows easy
access from Highway 45, he said.
area also offered more options for office space than
other municipalities outside their former area of
closer patient-to-doctor relationship was what they were
after,” Cameron said. The new location and opportunity
gives the doctors an opportunity to go back to the
“small town feel” they once had, he said.
news release announcing their opening states the clinic
offers affordable pricing for those without insurance.
“Medical care should be personal,” Wolter said in a news
release. “It’s my goal to make sure all patients feel
that they are valued, and not just a number.”
early success of the clinic could result in the opening
of a second location in West Bend, rather than the group
closing the Menomonee Falls location to move to West
Bend. But there isn’t a commitment either way.
group of doctors plans to return to West Bend in 2019,
likely during the first half of the year. The current
facility is about 5,500 square feet and a former
physical therapy clinic.
“The build out cost here was fairly minimal,” Brett
Cameron said. “It’s not exactly what we want, but it’s
laid out roughly as a clinic, we didn’t have to do a
whole lot to change it to how it is.”
clinic continues to grow, but hasn’t reached its limit
as it enters its fourth month of operation.
we grow we’re trying to maintain a high quality of
service,” Brett Cameron said. “Our growth rate has been
next step for West Bend Medical is to consider locations
in West Bend and the cost of entering the market there.
facility is at W178 N9201 Water Tower Place, Suite 200.
Along with the three family medicine doctors the clinic
has a staff of nurses and reception staff.