COVID-19 RESPONSE: For your safety and the safety of others, we are proactively screening everyone who enters our clinics for symptoms of COVID-19 through temperature checks and screening questions. Masks/face coverings are required for the safety of others. A support person is only permitted for patients who are 17 and younger, as well as patients who are incapacitated or in need of continual assistance. Anyone experiencing fever, sore throat, shortness of breath, cough or flu-like symptoms should call for instructions.
Dr. Mark Passerman, Dr. Jaynee Pendergast and Dr. Jennifer Thomas practice at the Braidwood Healthcare Center of Morris Hospital at 389 E. Main Street. Services include primary care for patients of all ages, same-day appointments, blood pressure screenings, immunizations, physicals, ePrescribing, and more. For an appointment with Dr. Passerman, Dr. Pendergast or Dr. Thomas, call 815.458.2532.
To schedule an appointment, call 815.458.2532
Mondays: 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tuesdays: 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Wednesdays: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursdays: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Fridays: 9 a.m.- 1 p.m.
Weekends: Visit our Walk-In Care Centers
As a family medicine physician, Dr. Mark Passerman provides care for the entire family, ages newborn through adulthood, including preventive care, routine check-ups, health risk assessments, immunizations, screening tests, and personalized counseling on maintaining a healthy lifestyle. He is dedicated to treating the whole person and believes in developing long, lasting, caring relationships with his patients and their families.
Dr. Passerman received his medical degree from Des Moines University in Iowa and completed a residency in family medicine at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit.
When he’s not taking care of patients, he enjoys reading, travel and golf.
Dr. Passerman also sees patients at the Dwight Healthcare Center of Morris Hospital on Prairie Avenue. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Passerman, call 815.458.2532 (Braidwood) or 815.584.3291 (Dwight).
DR. PASSERMAN’S HOURS:
Tuesday: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Thursday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Friday: 9 p.m. – 1 p.m.
As a board-certified family medicine physician, Dr. Jaynee Pendergast provides primary care for patients of all ages, from newborns to seniors. In addition to diagnosing and treating illness, Dr. Pendergast provides a wide range of care, including preventive care, routine check-ups, health risk assessments, immunizations, screening tests and personalized counseling on maintaining a healthy lifestyle. She has specific interest in women’s health and pediatrics.
Born and raised in Joliet, Dr. Pendergast received her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Midwestern University Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine in Downer’s Grove and completed a family medicine residency at AMITA Health Hinsdale Hospital in Hinsdale, Ill. She is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and is a member of American Academy of Family Physicians and American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians.
Dr. Pendergast is committed to delivering compassionate care while providing a welcoming environment to all her patients.
She and her husband are the parents of a young daughter. Her husband is a history teacher at Minooka Community High School.
Dr. Pendergast also sees patients at the Dwight Healthcare Center of Morris Hospital. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Pendergast, call 815.458.2532 (Braidwood) or 815.584.3051 (Dwight).
DR. PENDERGAST’S HOURS:
Monday: 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Wednesday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
As a family medicine physician, Dr. Jennifer Thomas provides care for the entire family, from newborns to seniors, including preventive care, routine check-ups, health risk assessments, immunizations, screening tests, and personalized counseling on maintaining a healthy lifestyle. She is committed to providing a friendly and accommodating office environment for her patients and believes in placing the needs of her patients first. Dr. Thomas encourages patients to have autonomy and a voice in all decision-making related to their care.
Dr. Thomas received her medical degree from Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield and completed a family medicine residency at Adventist Hinsdale Hospital.
When she’s not taking care of patients, Dr. Thomas enjoys cooking, art, and reading. She is married to Mark Thomas, who teaches at Minooka Community High School.
Dr. Thomas also sees patients at the Gardner Healthcare Center of Morris Hospital. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Thomas, call 815.458.2532 (Braidwood) or 815.237.0413 (Gardner).
DR. THOMAS’ HOURS:
Monday: 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Wednesday: 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Friday: 8 p.m. – 12 p.m.*
*Dr. Thomas has clinic hours in Braidwood on every other Friday.
PREPARING FOR YOUR APPOINTMENT
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FOR MEDICARE BENEFICIARIES
Your provider is committed to delivering the best possible coordination of your care by participating in an Accountable Care Organization (ACO). A care coordinator may get involved in your care to help improve communication between your healthcare providers. Please visit our Accountable Care Organization (ACO) webpage to learn more.