Frequently Asked Questions
When should I call the office for non-emergency concerns?
Emergency conditions: If you are experiencing shortness of breath, chest pain, sustained bleeding or fever above 103 after taking Tylenol/Acetaminophen and/or Ibuprofen/Aleve/Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications, please call 911.
Urgent and non-urgent conditions: If you are experiencing post-operative worsening redness, swelling, fever, excessive/reduced drainage or pain not controlled with prescribed pain medication, please call our office at (479) 935-3227. If you are experiencing these symptoms over a weekend or holiday, select option 1. A Kelamis Plastic Surgery team member is on-call to assist you.
What is the ``The No Surprises Act`` Medical Bill
The No Surprises Act went into effect Jan. 1, 2022, and is a law that aims to help patients understand health care costs in advance and to minimize unforeseen — or surprise — medical bills. It prevents patients covered under group and individual health plans from receiving surprise medical bills when they receive any medical treatment. To learn more, download the Fact Sheet below
What are your office hours?
Office hours are:
Monday-Thursday 8:30-4:30 pm
Friday 8:30-12:00 pm
How do I get to the office?
We’re located at 101 Grant Place Suite A – Lowell, AR 72745 just off exit 78 on HWY 264 .
Are you accepting new patients and, if so, how far out are you scheduling?
Yes, we’re happy to welcome new patients and referrals. If you have been referred from another medical provider we will contact you as soon as we receive the referral to schedule. Please call us to schedule your appointment.
How long does it take to be scheduled for surgery and can I choose the specific date?
Dr. Kelamis operates at various local facilities. We will work with you to schedule surgery as soon as desired and is needed based on your specific health needs, preferences, insurance authorization (if applicable) and facility schedule.
Does Dr. Kelamis do telehealth visits?
Yes, Dr. Kelamis is able to schedule certain visits as telehealth visits.
Do you have a patient portal?
We are pleased to report we offer our patients a portal where you can enter and/or confirm personal health information, ask general or nurse questions, etc.
Does Dr. Kelamis collaborate with other surgeons?
Dr. Kelamis operates with a variety of local surgeons including breast, colorectal, orthopedic, general, gynecology, etc.
Do you offer a professional skin care line, Botox and dermal fillers?
Yes! We offer ZO by Obagi, Botox, Jeuveau, Daxxify, Revance Dermal Fillers, Juvederm Dermal Fillers and Versa Dermal Fillers. Please contact our office for current promotions!