Phone: 573-335-0166
Fax : 573-335-7942
Riverside Family Medicine
Office Hours

Mon - Fri 9am-5pm
​Same Day Appointments
Hospital/Nursing Home Care
Well Baby/Child Care
Sports Physicals
FAA Flight Physicals
Cardio Dynamics
Diabetes Management/Training
Cancer Screenings
Wart/Mole Removal
Weight Loss Management
Patient Portal - providing you online access to your medical records

Services Offered
(below is a list of just some of the services offered)

Frequently Asked Questions

Will I be seen by a doctor? Yes. Many offices have begun to let their patients be seen by the nurse practitioner or physician’s assistant. At Riverside Family Medicine you will be seen by a physician at each visit.

Do you have same day appointments? Yes.  Our patients enjoy the convenience of same day appointments.  

Will my doctor visit me in the hospital? Yes. If you are admitted to the hospital by Dr. Palen or a specialist, Dr. Palen will continue to monitor and/or direct your care through daily visits.

Will my doctor visit me in the skilled or long term care facility?  Yes. The doctors and staff at Riverside Family Medicine make regular visits to many area skilled and long term care facilities to continue caring for their patients.