"The Doctor Comes to You!™ with The PORTABLE ER®

UPDATE

On May 27, 2018, Memorial Day Sunday, Dr. John A. Sterba and his family were most severely injured in a high-energy, head-on car crash on their way to a Saved by Grace Ministry luncheon.

Dr. John A. Sterba is medically diagnosed "totally disabled" from his chronic severe Orthopaedic Surgery injuries. While the mission of Saved by Grace Ministry, Inc. continues, "Telling people about Jesus, caring for their needs", Dr. Sterba is limited in his work as an emergency physician compared to before this car crash.  

Please call to discuss your needs and concerns: (716) 655-6854, Monday - Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Dr. Sterba will do his best to help you over-the-phone. However, you must understand that Dr. Sterba is not a Primary Care Physician (PCP) and Dr. Sterba does not practice medicine by Telehealth also called Telemedicine.  

Dr. Sterba's expertise is limited to Advanced Medical and Surgical Wound Care done in patient's homes. Patients are not seen at Dr. Sterba's home.

There is Good News, especially now with COVID-19.

Dr. and Mrs. Sterba continue to serve by emailing and mailing digital copies of their Fifth Revised Edition (March 26, 2020) of "The Textbook of Equipping for Disasters. Sheltering at Home", which is greatly helping people during disasters including this COVID-19 Pandemic. For example, the "Textbook of Equipping for Disasters. Sheltering at Home" includes time-tested methods to sanitize and disinfect mail, door knobs/railing, kitchen surfaces, cans and even certain foods using household regular and concentrated bleach safely diluted with water following step-by-step instructions.

In addition, Dr. Sterba's well-received Healthcare Provider Seminar, "Practicing Medicine by Physician House Calls"with many referenced handouts are available as a convenient digital Take-Home Version sent out same day by Google Slides or by U.S. Mail (CD, thumb drive).

For details of either "The Textbook of Equipping for Disasters. Sheltering at Home" or the convenient digital Take-Home Version of the Seminar, "Practicing Medicine by Physician House Calls" please go to the Tab, "Seminars and Publications".

Please email your requests for your digital copy of the "Textbook of Equipping for Disasters. Sheltering at Home" or the digital Take-Home Version of the Seminar, "Practicing Medicine by Physician House Calls" to Dr. John A. Sterba at: 

Thank you for your prayers and support these days.

May God Bless us all. 

Dr. and Mrs. John and Janice Sterba

Saved by Grace Ministry, Inc.

East Aurora, NY

Office: (716) 655-6854

Email: [email protected]

Emergency Physician House Calls

Using America's First

Portable ER®

Portable ER Emergency Physician House Calls

Emergency Physician House Calls

Research proven and medically published to be

"Faster, Better and Cheaper"

than the busy hospital ER or the urgent care facility.¹

Avoid going to the Hospital ER

Avoid all Hospital Infections

Greater East Aurora, NY Area Only

Monday - Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

(716) 655-6854 (office),

(716) 998-7474 (cell) 

Emergency Physician House Calls

Using America's First Portable ER®

  • Fully reimbursed by all major insurances (BlueCross/BlueShield, Independent Health, Univera, UnitedHealthcare, Empire Plan, others, plus Medicare, Medicaid, Military TRICARE)
  • Have no insurance? Donations are accepted.
  • Co-Pays, Deductibles, and Donations are tax-deductible, received at the time of service.
  • Please make your tax-deductible on-line donation confidentially to "Saved by Grace Ministry, Inc." with PayPal or Credit Card Donate Button, below. Saved by Grace Ministry, Inc. is a Better Business Bureau (BBB) Accredited Charity and is listed with Guide Star. Please see both links at the bottom of this page. Rest assured; we have never and will never collect or share the name or address of anyone who has confidentially donated on-line to Saved by Grace Ministry, Inc.
  • The Top Priority of Emergency Physician House Calls™ using our Community-based PORTABLE ER® "caring for those in greater need" is now Physician Advanced Surgical & Medical Wound Care: Pressure Ulcers ('bed sores'), Diabetic Ulcers, Arterial/Venous Insufficiency Ulcers with Doppler Blood Pressures and Nutrition Assessments. Our Advanced Surgical & Medical Wound Care will also include Lacerations: Minor to complex or complicated lacerations using Plastic Surgical techniques, skin tears/abrasions, plus foreign body removal (e.g. splinters) and treating corneal abrasions (eye scratches).
  • Sick Children? Faster care at your home by a Board-Certified Pediatric and Adult Emergency Physician.
  • All Infections, Strep Testing, Rapid Diagnostic Tests
  • Portable Blood Chemistry Laboratory right at home that are ordered and done by Dr. Sterba
  • All Injuries & Trauma-sprains, strains, fractures, burns
  • Tetanus shots given.
  • Stomach Flu, Diarrhea, UTIs, Dehydration with IVs
  • Asthma, Emphysema/COPD, Bronchitis, Pneumonia with expert, calibrated computerized Pulmonary Function Testing and aerosol breathing treatments.
  • Care of the Elderly. Full home care services are set up.
  • Colds, Sinusitis, Flu, Earaches, Pink Eye, Allergies
  • X-Rays (called "radiographs") are immediately and conveniently arranged. X-Rays are now conveniently done in the patient's home (Buffalo Ultrasound and Preventive Diagnostics), or done locally in East Aurora, NY (Mercy Diagnostics, 112 Olean Rd.), or done nearby at Mercy Ambulatory Care Center (MAC). Dr. Sterba personally orders and arranges these X-Rays. He immediately reads the X-Rays and shows patients and family members the X-rays either in the home or he rendezvouses with the patient at Mercy Diagnostics or at the MAC. He shows and explains the X-Ray results in simple, easy-to-understand terms, answering any questions.
  • Primary Care Doctors and Specialists are contacted and our full medical records are confidentially sent to doctors.
  • Follow-up medical care or therapy is arranged and confirmed by Dr. John A. Sterba.

Research Publications:

1. Sterba, JA. Wound Care On The Go. ‘Portable ER’ Allows Physician to Reinvent House Calls. Today’s Wound Clinic. 2012, September: 18-21.

2. Sterba, JA. Emergency Physician House Calls™: Time, Outcome Benefits and Cost of Point of Care (POC) Laboratories Used with Community-based PORTABLE ER®. White Paper: Original Research. Saved by Grace Ministry, Inc., 226 Center Rd., East Aurora, NY 14052, December 11, 2017; 23 pages. 

3. Sterba, JA and JE Sterba. Test and Evaluation of Two-Way UHF Business Radios during Emergency Physician House Calls™ Transporting the PORTABLE ER® in a Hilly, Rural Environment. White Paper: Original Research. Saved by Grace Ministry, Inc., 226 Center Rd., East Aurora, NY 14052, April 18, 2018; 49 pages.

Saved by Grace Ministry, Inc. has met Better Business Bureau's (BBB) Standards for Charity Accountability and is a BBB Accredited Charity. You can view the Saved by Grace Ministry, Inc. full Charity Review by clicking on the BBB Accredited Charity logo, here:

To see the GuideStar review of Saved by Grace Ministry, Inc., please click on the GuideStar logo, here:

Saved by Grace Ministry, Inc. has no public accommodations. Patients are not seen at the private residence of Dr. and Mrs. John and Janice Sterba.