Mackinac Straits Health Systems
Mackinac Island Medical Center

*To make an appointment with a provider or request clinical information, contact the Medical Center office.

Our Clinic provides walk-in care for basic, non-life threatening conditions such as cough, cold, flu, cuts and scratches, earaches, eye infections, sore throat, sinus infections and urinary tract infections. Insurance co-pay or minimum payment required at time of service.

After Clinic hours, if you are in need of EMERGENCY services, call 9-1-1 to be seen at the Medical Center as an Emergency Department patient.

This state of the art facility offers a full-range of medical services including: Emergency Room, Primary Care, X-Ray and Laboratory.

*Most insurance accepted. Workers Compensation injuries need prior employer approval.

*Reminder – Mackinac Straits Hospital in St. Ignace offers 24/7 Emergency Care with a Fast Care option available every day, 10am – 7pm.

*Straits Area Pharmacy is open every day inside the St. Ignace hospital and offers prescription pick-up service at the Mackinac Island Medical Center. For more information, call (906) 643-7298.

*Prescription Refills – If you need a refill on our medication, please contact your pharmacy 7 days before you are out of the medication. This is the quickest method to get refills and ensures you receive the correct dosage.

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You can still access your Follow My Health information and pay any bills prior to Nov. 6, 2022 by clicking on the links below.

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Gregory Hessler, M.D.

Richard Hodgman, M.D.


(May 1 – October 31) Monday thru Friday,  9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

(November 1 – May 1) Weekdays 10:00 a.m. –  3:00 p.m. *Closed Wednesdays.

We offer 24-hour on-call Emergency Department services year-round.

For non-emergency care after hours, please call for an appointment during clinic hours.

24-Hour Emergency Services Available, Call 9-1-1.


Address: 7474 Market Street

P.O. Box 536

Mackinac Island, MI 49757

Phone: (906) 847-3582
Fax # : (906) 847-6490