welcome to Ironton Primary Care

Welcome to Ironton Primary Care. It is our sincere desire to provide the highest quality of care to our patients. We are committed to providing timely and compassionate care.

Contact Information
Ironton Primary Care
1015 East Ring Rd.
Ironton, OH 45638
Phone: (740) 534-9830
Fax: (740) 534-9832

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Our Physicians:

Jim Meadows M.D.


Jim Meadows, M.D., is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine. He attended the Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, Ohio and completed his residency at Marshall University, Huntington, W.Va.

Steven J. Merkel M.D.

Steven J. Merkel M.D. Family Medicine

Dr. Steven Merkel is certified by the American Board of Family Practice National Board of Medical Examiners, he is a graduate of the Univerisity of Cincinnati College of Medicine and completed his internship and residency at Akron City Hospital in Akron OH.  


Kristie Johnson, NP


If you would like to schedule an appointment call the office and we will accommodate you as soon as possible.

In order to provide the best possible care, please remember to bring your insurance card and a list of any medication that you are currently taking to your appointment.

Insurance and Payment Information
We accept most insurance plans including Medicare and Medical Mutual. Co-payments are required at the time of your visit. If you are a self paying patient, payment is expected in full at the time of service. We accept cash, checks, VISA, MasterCard and Discover.

Prescriptions Refills

Patients are responsible for monitoring prescription refills. Please make the physician and nurse aware of the need for refills at the time of your visit. If you are not scheduled for an appointment but need a prescription refill, please call the office during business hours and leave a message for your nurse. We request 48 hours to process refill requests.

Please remember that in certain situations appropriate medical care requires the benefit of a patient examination before a prescription can be filled.


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