About this Location
Welcome to our Lincoln location page! Alcona Health Center’s Patient Centered Medical Home model of care means that we are your partner in healthcare. Our team of professionals will work with you to establish and manage your health goals and assist you in achieving your best possible health! We strive to provide quality healthcare and excellent customer service. If you have questions or concerns, or just want to share how great your patient experience was please don’t hesitate to contact the office manager for this location at (989) 736-8157.
Special appointment times for higher risk patients –
As part of our COVID-19 response plan, we have set aside special appointment times for the elderly or those with certain medical conditions that may make them higher risk for getting complications if they get COVID-19 or another virus. Please let the receptionist or scheduler know if you have: Asthma, Chronic Kidney Disease with Dialysis, Diabetes, a serious heart condition, a blood disorder or if you are immunocompromised or over 65 years old.
COVID-19 Update for Dental Patients! Please read prior to your appointment- Dental Reopening Welcome Letter and Safety Information
Jean Bridgman, RDH
Shaun Clarke, PA-C
Shaun Clarke, PA-C is a Physician Assistant practicing family medicine. He earned his Master's of Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 1998. In addition to family medicine, his professional special interests include Urgent Care and Urology. He is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.
Kathleen Dunckel, MD
Dr. Kathleen Dunckel studied at the University of Washington School of Medicine earning a Bachelor's of Science in Medical Technology before going on to achieve her medical degree in 1990. Dr. Dunckel practices family medicine with a special interest in wellness and preventative medicine. Her professional memberships include the American Academy of Family Physicians and Michigan State Medical Society.
Jacqueline Fitzgerald, DO
Dr. Jacqueline Fitzgerald practices family medicine at both our Lincoln and Ossineke locations. Dr. Fitzgerald is 1985 graduate of Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. She also holds a Master's of Science in Human Nutrition from Michigan State University and Bachelor of Arts in German from the University of Michigan. Her special professional interests include Osteopathic Manual Therapy (OMT), and fertility awareness/family planning. Dr. Fitzgerald has experience in child sexual abuse evaluation and is an Adverse Childhood Experience Master Trainer. Dr. Fitzgerald is a current member of the following professional organizations - American Osteopathic Association (& MI chapter), American Academy of Family Physicians, Catholic Medical Association, and the American Professional Association on the Abuse of Children.
Stephanie Mancine, LPC CAADC
Stephanie Mancine, LPC is Behavioral Health Therapist. She earned a Bachelor's degree from Michigan State University before going on to obtain a Master's Degree in Counseling from Central Michigan University. She is Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor. Her professional interests include working with those who have concerns related to substance abuse and trauma.
Raj Rao, MD
Kim Ritchie, NP
Denise Thompson, RDN
Denise Thompson, RDN is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. She studied at Michigan State University and the Institute for the Psychology of Eating. Denise holds a Bachelor's of Science in Dietetics and is a Certified Mind-Body Eating Coach. She specializes in medical nutrition therapy including, but not limited to: chronic kidney disease, diabetes and hypoglycemia, digestive disorders including IBS and gluten intolerance, eating challenges including emotional eating and disordered eating, heart disease including hypertension, disorders of lipid metabolism, congestive heart failure and coronary artery disease, and weight management.
Hassan Almaat, MDTele-psychiatry
Rudy Barba, MDTele-psychiatry
- TELEHEALTH VISITS ARE AVAILABLE! Now you can see your medical or behavioral health provider using your smart phone, tablet or computer. No internet/no device? No worries. Ask us about our secure wifi spots and loaner tablets!
- Behavioral Health
- Care Management
- Community Health Worker
- Lab Services
- On-Site Pharmacy
- Wellness Programs
- Outpatient/Walk-in Lab Services (Provided by Quest Diagnostics)
- General Surgery (Visiting Specialists Provided by Mid Michigan Medical Center)
- OB/GYN (Visiting Specialists Provided by Mid Michigan Medical Center)
- Pulmonology (Visiting Specialists Provided by Mid Michigan Medical Center)
- On-site X-ray Services (Provided by Mid Michigan Medical Center)
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Hours & Contact Info
Mailing AddressP.O. Box 279
Lincoln, MI 48742
Hours of OperationMon: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tue: 7:30 a.m. -5:30 p.m.
Wed: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thu: 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Fri: 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Outpatient/walk-in lab services provided by Quest Diagnostics Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m., 1:15 p.m. - 5 pm.
Walk-In HoursNo walk in hours at this location. Same day appointments are available.
For more information on accessing care while we are closed click here – After Hours Care
Patient Centered Medical Home
For more information on our Patient Centered Medical Home approach to care, click here –About
Alcona Health Center is a Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) Deemed Facility. This health center receives Health and Human Services (HHS) funding and has Federal Public Health Service (PHS) deemed status with respect to certain health or health related claims, including medical/dental/behavioral health malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.