The clinic was founded in 1983 by physicians Steven Bahrke, M.D., and Peter Sanderson, M.D. The clinic affiliated with Ministry Health Care in 1997 and in 2001, a 3,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility was opened on Highway B in Plover.

Clinic Hours:

Monday and Wednesday, 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Friday, 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday, 8 a.m. - Noon

(Please call for holiday hours.)

After-Hours Care: For emergency situations beyond regular office hours, call Ministry Saint Michael's Hospital 715.346.5000. Outside the area, call 800.472.9449.

Urgent Care: For minor injuries and illnesses; Walk-ins welcome. As always, the Plover clinic will continue to offer scheduled appointments with your provider.

Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Weekends and holidays 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., call 715.295.3801.

See below in YELLOW for examples of the types of conditions seen by our Urgent Care staff.

See below in ORANGE for examples of the types of conditions that are NOT appropriate for Urgent Care. Individuals should call 911 or go directly to the nearest Emergency Department for care.




  • Minor cuts with mild bleeding

  • Sinus infections, sore throat or fever

  • Cough and cold symptoms including ear aches

  • Minor headache

  • Rashes

  • Pink eye or mild eye symptoms

  • Urinary tract infection (UTI)

  • Injury to foot, ankle, hand, knee, wrist, or elbow

  • Minor burns

  • Insect or minor animal bites

  • Diarrhea

  • Ear infection

  • Muscle pulls, strains and sprains

  • Minor fracture 

  • Cold & flu symptoms (without chest pain or shortness of breath)

  • Sinus pain or infection

  • Infection

  • Sore throat, possible strep throat

  • Fever (under 103 for adults, under 101 if less than 6 mos old)

  • Minor Back pain

  • Joint pain

  • Lacerations/cuts needing stitches

  • Abrasions

  • Minor Vaginal Discharge

  • Childhood illnesses: pink eye, impetigo, rashes

  • Other minor health conditions

  • Severe bleeding that will not stop

  • Serious difficulty in breathing

  • Change in mental status (such as unusual behavior, confusion, or difficulty arousing)

  • Chest pain

  • Choking, coughing, or vomiting blood

  • Fainting or loss of consciousness

  • Feelings of wanting to harm yourself or others

  • Head or spine injury

  • Severe or persistent vomiting

  • Sudden injury due to motor vehicle injury

  • Burns or smoke inhalation

  • Near drowning

  • A deep or large wound

  • Sudden dizziness, weakness, or change in vision

  • Swallowing a poisonous substance

  • Severe abdominal pain

  • Carbon monoxide exposure

  • Sudden blindness or severe eye injury

  • Partial or full paralysis

  • Sexual assault

  • Pregnancy - related concerns

  • Vaginal bleeding / minor discharge (non-pregnancy)

Ministry Health Care and Ministry Medical Group does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, or age in admission, treatment, or publication in its programs, services, and activities, or in employment.

*This location is an outpatient department of Ministry Saint Michael's Hospital.

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