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Due to COVID-19, all patients and visitors are required to wear a face mask when entering Roosevelt General Hospital and Clinics. This is a requirement of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in an effort to help stop the spread of the virus.

All patients and visitors entering Roosevelt General Hospital or Clinics must wear a face mask. In an effort for the hospital and clinic to conserve their supply, it's important you arrive with your own mask. We appreciate your understanding.

If you need instructions on how to make a no sew face mask, please visit www.cdc.gov and search for ‘no sew face mask.’ The directions are simple easy to follow.

Welcome to Roosevelt General Hospital

At Roosevelt General Hospital, we are committed to providing comprehensive patient care for residents throughout Roosevelt County, New Mexico and the surrounding areas. We offer a 24/7 physician-staffed emergency room, a full spectrum of inpatient and outpatient services, general surgery, laboratory, physical therapy and respiratory services, along with digital mammography, X-ray, CT Scan and MRI.

The RGH Clinic is composed of providers from many specialties including family practice, general surgery, and interventional pain management. At Roosevelt General Hospital and the RGH Clinic, we continue to provide exceptional patient care while striving to meet the growing healthcare needs of Roosevelt County.

Your health is important to us. Our doctors, nurses and support staff are here to provide cutting-edge medical care while focusing on each patient's individual needs. We look forward to promoting the health and well-being of you and your family.


Our Facilities

Roosevelt General Hospital is a 22 bed general medical and surgical hospital located in Portales, NM. We treat patients with professionalism and compassionate care, performing inpatient and outpatient surgeries, emergency room services and a full range of diagnostic, surgical and medical care. If you are in need of emergency care or medical treatment of any kind in the Roosevelt County area, please visit our facility. Our emergency room is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week--our friendly staff is prepared to assist you.

Physician Spotlight

Dotun "Dr. A" Akinmurele MD

Primary Specialties
  • Family Medicine (Board Certified)

Medical Background: Residency ~ Family Medicine Underwood Memorial Hospital affiliate of Jefferson University, NJ Professional Memberships: American Board of Family Medicine Research Experience: Tobacco Cessation Family Practice Improvement Project. Ongoing research till date Chart Review for AAFP GO! Diabetes METRIC.2010 Preventing Mother to Child Transmission of HIV/AIDS. 2003 Publications: Knowledge, Attitude and Perception of HIV/AIDS Amongst Igbo-Ora ...

Phyllis Wilkerson PMNHP-BC

Primary Specialties
  • Behavioral Health

Completed Psychiatric Fellowship at Texas Tech University of Health and Sciences

Basil Anaele Dr

Primary Specialties
  • Pediatrics (Board Certified)

Education and Training Dr. Anaele received his bachelor's degree in physiology at the University of Calabar College of Medical Sciences in Nigeria, where he later earned his medical degree. Dr. Anaele completed his residence in pediatrics at Woodhull Hospital and Mental Health Center in Brooklyn, New York. Dr. Anaele is a board certified pediatrician.

Brandi North FNP-C

Primary Specialties
  • Family Medicine (Board Certified)

Family Nurse Practioner Brandi North was born and raised in Clovis, New Mexico.

Krishna Lingala MD

Primary Specialties
  • Interventional Pain Management (Board Certified)

Medical Background: Fellowship ~ Interventional Pain Management Alabama Orthopedic, Spine and Sports Medicine Associates, Birmingham, AL Residency ~ Dr. Lyn Wiess, MD Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY Medical Career/Experience: 7 years experience Research Experience: Research Fellow Dr. T. Chao, MD Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 1. The Role of Infra Red ...

Javier Sosa MD

Primary Specialties
  • Family Medicine (Board Certified)

Medical Background: Residency ~ Family and Community Medicine with emphasis in OB/GYN University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX Medical Career/Experience: 2 years experience with RGH Clinic Professional Memberships: American Board of Family Medicine Awards and Honors: Dean's List Publications: Salas, N. Sosa, J, Salas, I., Boon J., et al. Assessment of anastomotic leakage: A Novel System for Training of Surgeons to Perform a Tublar ...

Beverly Shields C-FNP

Primary Specialties
  • Family Medicine (Board Certified)

Jamie Bassell FNP-C

Primary Specialties
  • Family Medicine (Board Certified)

Relindis Ndofor PMNHP-BC

Primary Specialties
  • Behavioral Health

Neelu Finley PA-C

Primary Specialties
  • Family Medicine (Board Certified)

Medical Background: Physician Assistant Internships Lonnie Alexander, MD, Portales, NM Southwest Missouri State University ~ M.S. P.A. S, Springfield.MO Medical Career/Experience: 8 years experience Professional Memberships: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Rhys Crasto MD

Primary Specialties
  • Family Medicine (Board Certified)

Laura Lowery C-FNP

Primary Specialties
  • Family Medicine (Board Certified)

Bailey Bergman PA-C

Primary Specialties
  • Family Medicine

Bua McKee FNP-C

Primary Specialties
  • Family Medicine (Board Certified)

Jamie has six years' experience in diagnosing, evaluating and treating acute and chronic medical conditions through physical exam and complete history taking. Before joining the RGH team, Jamie worked at Lutheran Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio for five years and Huron Hospital for one.

Charlene (Chyna) Beck CNP

Primary Specialties
  • Behavioral Health (Board Certified)

Praveen Chava MD

Primary Specialties
  • Family Medicine (Board Certified)

Dr. Chava has served as a Chief Resident during residency in the Department of Family & Community Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston 2009- 2010. Awarded Family Medicine Excellence recognition for the fourth quarter of 2009 during residency.

Erika Garcia MD

Primary Specialties
  • Family Medicine (Board Certified)

Medical Background: Residency ~ Family and Community Medicine University of NM School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM Medical Doctor ~ University of NM School of Medicine Albuquerque,NM Major Research Areas: University of NM School of Medicine Dale Alverson, MD Research in Ecuador on "Knowledge, Attitudes, Beliefs, and Behaviors Related to Health among the Indigenous Peoples in Ecuador and the Potential Application of Telehealth on the possible ...

Committed to Patient Satisfaction

  • "We have decided to only come to RGH and drive 45 minutes to get here because the care is so good. Thank you for your prompt care!"- Heather
  • "They are an excellent team of people. They care about the patient and the family. Thank you so very much for a wonderful experience."- Janice