Since the COVID-19 has changed our lives for now as we know it. Mesa West Medical has initiated Telemedicine to supplement our in person clinic visits. We will be converting many of the scheduled in person appointments (if appropriate) to virtual clinic visits. During office hours, we can be reached via the phone (661)829-7677 and through our telemedicine site at https://mesawest.doxy.me/website .Our goal to keep all patients safer during this pandemic.
Mesa West Medical will be closed Monday May 25th for observance of Memorial Day . The office be open on Tuesday May 26th.
Watch for symptoms Reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and death for confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases. The following symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure.* • Fever • Cough • Shortness of breath More information go to: www.cdc.gov/coronavirus
Dr. Gilli and the staff would like to thank you for the positive reviews on Google, Healthgrades, and Yelp.
After over 25 years splitting my time at Kern Medical and Mesa West Medical, I have decided to part ways with Kern Medical as of July 1,2019. I am putting all my energy into Mesa West Medical and seeing patients full time at Mesa West Medical as on July 1,2019. I am seeing patients from 8 am five days a week. Kevin Nelson turned 65 in 2019 and retired at the end of 2019. He has moved to Grover Beach with his wife Gail. - William Gilli, M.D.
The CDC said as many as 42.9 million cases of influenza have been reported from Oct. 1, 2018 to May 4, 2019 resulting in 20.1 million medical visits and 647,000 hospitalizations. As many as 61,200 deaths attributed to the flu were reported since last year. The current guidelines recommend the flu vaccinations should be offered by the end of October. It takes about two week for the body to develop protection against the flu. “Optimally, vaccination should occur before onset of influenza activity in the community,” the CDC noted. “However, because timing of the onset, peak, and decline of influenza activity varies, the ideal time to start vaccinating cannot be predicted each season.” Therefore it is now time to receive the flu vaccine