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Saranac Lake

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33 Depot St.
Saranac Lake, NY 12983

Phone: 518-626-5237
Fax: 518-891-5838
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Veterans experiencing an emotional crisis should contact the Veterans Crisis Line or call 1-800-273-8255 press 1.

Veterans in need of medical advice after normal clinic hours can call TelCare at 1-888-838-7890.


  • Primary Care Services for Veterans in Essex, Franklin and Hamilton Counties.
  • Behavioral Health Care: Behavioral health providers are available for consultation at all our primary care clinics. Brief individual and group treatments focus on health and wellness promotion, early identification, quick resolution of problems & long-term problem prevention. Medication management and other specialty services are available by referral or telemedicine equipment. For more information contact your primary care team.
  • Smoking Cessation: The Clinic offers the QuitSmart® smoking cessation program — an innovative service that combines the best of behavioral and medication treatments in a group format.
  • Handicapped Accessible: full and easy access for all veterans.
  • Personal Care: A health care team consisting of physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, and clerical staff provide primary care services at the clinic, stressing health maintenance and preventative medicine.
  • Specialty services beyond primary care are available through VA Health Care Upstate New York at Albany. If you require more specialized tests your health care provider will arrange for a referral for these services at the Albany facility.
  • Laboratory: Blood drawing.
  • Prescriptions: Routine prescriptions processed through the mail.
  • Parking: Free parking on premises.
  • Telehealth which includes Telemedicine and Telemental Health.
  • On Site Patient Education and Chronic Disease Management
  • Individual and group treatments focused on health and wellness promotion, early identification, quick resolution of problems and long-term problem prevention
  • Medication Management

Parent VA Medical Center
Albany VA Medical Center