- 1522 17th Street
- Lewiston, ID 83501
- Phone: 208.743.8416
- Fax: 208.743.4642
Family Practice Clinic
Monday - Friday
7:30am - 5:00pm
Tuesday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Behavioral Health Clinic
Monday - Friday
Starting at 8:00am
Laboratory & Radiology
Monday - Friday
Starting at 7:30am
Clearwater Medical Clinic
Building Healthier Lives, Together
As of October 1, 2018, Clearwater Medical Clinic joined the Tri-State family and was renamed the Tri-State Clearwater Medical Clinic. Business hours will not be affected and all services will continue to be offered at the clinic's current location at 1522 17th Street in Lewiston in Idaho.
- Family Practice
- Behavioral Health
- In-House Laboratory & Radiology
- Suboxone Program
- Health Coach
How to Establish Care
If you would like to be seen by one of our primary care providers and have not yet registered, please fill out the New Patient Form and submit a completed form to the New Patient Coordinator. For your convenience, you can also complete this form over the phone by calling 509.769.2014.
New patients are asked to fully complete a few very important forms so that we have the information we need to give you the best medical care. Once your application has been processed, our staff will send you a welcome packet to complete with the date and time of your appointment. We know your time is valuable; if you would prefer, we will contact you at a convenient time for you by filling out the contact form here.
Prescription Refill Policy
If you need a refill on a previously prescribed medication, please contact your pharmacist one week prior to needing your refill. Your pharmacist will fax us your request along with the current dosages and medications for your healthcare provider's approval. Faxed requests from the pharmacy received after 4:00pm will not be distributed until the following day, therefore starting the 48 hour turnaround. For your safety, you may be asked to make an appointment with your healthcare provider before refilling your medication. Please remember to allow 48 hours for your refill request to be processed.
If you choose mail-order prescription service your health care provider will be glad to produce written prescriptions for you to mail. Please call to let us know when prescriptions are needed and if you prefer the scripts to be mailed to you or placed at the front desk for you to pick up. Remember to allow 2 weeks to receive your medications in the mail.
For more information, please call Clearwater Medical Clinic at 208.743.8416.
Celso Chavez, MD has been practicing in the community as a primary care provider at Clearwater Medical Clinic for over 20 years. His primary focus of care has been devoted to a Holistic approach of mind, body, and spirit. He is certified by the American Academy of Addiction Psychology.
Doris Ziegeldorf, FNP-BC has over 27 years of experience in the medical profession. She worked for 17 years at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Orthopedics and progressive care and 14 years as Infection Control Practitioner and Employee Health. She joined Clearwater Medical Clinic in August 1997. Her specific areas of interests include hormone therapy, weight management, fibromyalgia, women’s preventative care, anxiety/depression, and thyroid function management. Doris received her Associates in Nursing and Bachelor's in Nursing from Lewis-Clark State College and her Master's in Nursing from Idaho State University. She is nationally board certified as a family nurse practitioner.
Robin Hight, NP-C has 30 years' experience in the healthcare field. After 15 years in hospital nursing in Critical Care and as a Nursing Supervisor, she continued her education to improve her ability to care for individuals in the community setting. She joined Clearwater Medical Clinic in 1998 and enjoys the one on one patient contact in Family Practice. She is interested in all aspects of family care including but not limited to Wellness care, Women’s Health, Cardiovascular Health, and Diabetes Management. Robin received her Bachelor's of Science in Nursing from Lewis Clark State College and her Master's in Nursing from Idaho State University. She is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the American Academy of Addiction Psychology.
Christine Norwood, NP-C has over 28 years experience in the medical field. Her experience includes all aspects of Family Practice, Women’s Health, Family Planning, and Pediatrics. She joined Clearwater Medical Clinic in June 2002. She has special interests in the prevention of cardiovascular disease and diabetes, asthma/allergies, and depression/anxiety disorders. Christy received her Associates in Nursing and Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Lewis Clark State College and her Master's in Nursing from Idaho State University. She is certified with the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
Theresa Smith, NP-C has over 24 years of service in the healthcare industry. She worked for 11 years at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in the Minor Care Department as a Nurse Practitioner, and then worked at a clinic in Kendrick. Theresa joined Clearwater Medical Clinic in 2004. She enjoys treating patients of all ages. From Pediatrics to Geriatrics, Women’s Health, Wellness, Illness, Dermatology and various diseases. She received her Associates in Nursing and Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Lewis Clark State College. She then went on to receive her Master's in Nursing from Idaho State University. She is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
Cheryl Loetscher, NP-C has over 20 years experience in the healthcare industry. Her interests include depression, addiction treatment, women’s health, dermatology, aesthetics, and promotion of health prevention in all age groups. She received her Associates in Nursing and Bachelor's in Nursing from Lewis Clark State College and her Master's degree from Gonzaga University. She is a certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practioners and the American Academy of Addiction Psychology.
Cody Harris, DNP has a variety of healthcare experience and has worked in the field for over 10 years. He worked in family practice for three years in South Dakota and seven years as a Pediatric home health nurse. He specializes in family practice, acute and chronic care, and loves to treat patients of all ages. He received his Bachelor's in Nursing from Weber State University and his Doctorate in Nursing from the University of Utah. He is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
Jessica Six, FNP-BC was born and raised in Lewiston and has nursing experience in medical/oncology, family practice, and insurance throughout the LC Valley. Her work experience also includes working as a nursing supervisor and as a hepatitis case manager. She has treated patients of all ages and has special interests in preventive medicine and pediatrics. She received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Boise State University and her Masters in Nursing from Gonzaga University.
Judy Rooney, LCSW began her social work career as a medical social worker with the Detroit Medical Center over 30 years ago. Since then, her professional career has taken many paths which has contributed to her wealth of experience in the behavioral health field. Her experience includes work with people who have cancer and end of life issues, women who are in life transition, and adults and children who are adjusting to loss. In addition to these areas of expertise, her interests include helping those with depression, anxiety, bereavement, weight management, and management of stress. Judy received her Bachelor of Social Work from Central Michigan University and her Masters of Social work from Wayne State University. She is licensed and in good standing in Idaho and Washington as a Clinical Social Worker, Independent Practice.
Sherry Sweikert-Smith, DNP has a variety of healthcare experience and has worked in the field for over 14 years. Some of Sherry’s experiences include primary care, public and community health, rural health, and urgent care. She attended Walla Walla Community College for her LPN in 2004, ADN, and RN in 2005. She obtained her BSN at LCSC in 2013, until she received her Doctor of Nurse Practice in 2018. Sherry has had the opportunity to work as a registered nurse in a variety of settings. She is a seasoned professional who has excellent patient care in various settings. Sherry started working as a DNP in July of 2018. She chose this profession based on the need for family practice in the Lewis-Clark Valley. She enjoys the small town atmosphere, treating families, and being able to assist them with their health care needs. Sherry enjoys the outdoors, camping and attending her son’s football games and 4H projects.
Darrah McCallHealth Coach
Darrah McCall grew up in the LC Valley and has been a weight loss and health coach for the past three years. She received her Bachelors of Social Work from Lewis Clark State College in 2007 and is group fitness certified. In addition to being a health coach, Darrah currently runs a local fitness business. She loves to stay active and used to be an all-American cross country runner and national cross country competitor. She enjoys working with people one and one to help them achieve their health and wellness goals to live their best life.