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Pickford Medical Clinic

About this Location

Welcome to our Pickford 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, Danielle at (906) 647-2217.

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.


Dominic Boyce, RDH

Dominic Boyce, RDH is a Registered Dental Hygienist offering services at our Pickford location. Dominic studied at Ferris State University and Northwestern Michigan College earning associates degrees in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting.

Stephanie Casey, LMSW

Stephanie Casey, LMSW is a Behavioral Health Therapist. After completion of a four year undergraduate degree from Lake Superior State University in Human Services, she went on to achieve her Master's Degree from Grand Valley State University in Social Work. She is a member of the National Association of Social Workers and a member of the National Dean's List.

Leslie Freel, FNP-BC

Leslie Freel, FNP-BC is a Family Nurse Practitioner at our Pickford location. She studied at Michigan State University, completing her Bachelor's of Nursing Science in 1995 before going on to earn her Master's in Nursing Science in 2000. She is the former President of the Michigan Council of Nurse Practitioners (EUP Chapter) and is the Secretary of Les Cheneaux Community School Board of Education.

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Sheldon Kranendonk, LPC CAADC

Sheldon Kranendonk, LPC is a Behavioral Health Therapist. He earned his Master's in Counseling degree from Spring Arbor University. Additionally he is a Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor and an endorsed Play Therapist. Mr. Kranendonk's other professional interest includes Infant Mental Health. He is a member of the Association for Play Therapy.

Katy Lehigh, FNP-C

Katy Lehigh, FNP-C is a Family Nurse Practitioner at our Pickford location. She studied at Concordia University Wisconsin, earning a Master's of Science in Nursing.

Services Provided

  • Medical
  • Behavioral Health
  • Care Management
  • Dental Care
  • Lab Services
  • MAT/Substance Use Disorder Treatment
  • Wellness Programs
  • TELEHEALTH VISITS ARE AVAILABLE! Now you can see your medical or behavioral health provider using your smart phone, tablet or computer.
  • Translation/Interpretive Services (for Blind, Deaf and/or Foreign Language Speaking) are Provided if Needed while Accessing Our Services. Please Contact Us in Advance.

Learn more about our services

Hours & Contact Info


(906) 647-2217
(231) 487-5555 (After Hours)


(906) 647-2228

Hours of Operation

Mon: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tue: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wed: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thu: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Fri: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Walk-In Hours

No walk in hours at this location. Same day appointments are available.

After Hours

For more information on accessing care while we are closed click here – After Hours Care

Recognized NCQA Patient Centered Medical Home Badge

Recognized NCQA

Patient Centered Medical Home

For more information on our Patient Centered Medical Home approach to care, click here –About

FTCA Statement

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.