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U.S. Air Force Maj. John Doleski, 17th Medical Group mental health flight commander, discusses the importance of mental health treatment with one of the technicians at the Ross Clinic on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, April 19, 2021. Doleski strived to dispel the stigma around seeking mental health treatment within the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Maj. John Doleski, 17th Medical Group mental health flight commander, discusses the importance of mental health treatment with one of the technicians at the Ross Clinic on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, April 19, 2021. Doleski strived to dispel the stigma around seeking mental health treatment within the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Capt. Paul Brown, 17th Medical Group optometry element chief, examines an Airman’s eye at the Ross Clinic on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, April 19, 2021. Brown served as the sole optometrist on base.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Capt. Paul Brown, 17th Medical Group optometry element chief, examines an Airman’s eye at the Ross Clinic on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, April 19, 2021. Brown served as the sole optometrist on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Capt. Paul Brown, 17th Medical Group optometry element chief, poses in front of his equipment at the Ross Clinic on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, April 19, 2021. Brown serviced more than a thousand Goodfellow community members as the sole optometrist at the 17th MDG.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Capt. Paul Brown, 17th Medical Group optometry element chief, poses in front of his equipment at the Ross Clinic on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, April 19, 2021. Brown serviced more than a thousand Goodfellow community members as the sole optometrist at the 17th MDG. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Micah Savage, 17th Medical Group immunizations technician, poses in front of his equipment at the Ross Clinic on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, April 19, 2021. Savage played an important role in ensuring that immunizations are administered properly to 17th MDG patients. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Micah Savage, 17th Medical Group immunizations technician, poses in front of his equipment at the Ross Clinic on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, April 19, 2021. Savage played an important role in ensuring that immunizations are administered properly to 17th MDG patients. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Micah Savage, 17th Medical Group immunizations technician, demonstrates how vaccines are prepared at the Ross Clinic on Goodfellow Air Force Base Texas, April 19, 2021. Savage performed his duties as an immunization technician to ensure the health and welfare of all Goodfellow personnel. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Micah Savage, 17th Medical Group immunizations technician, demonstrates how vaccines are prepared at the Ross Clinic on Goodfellow Air Force Base Texas, April 19, 2021. Savage performed his duties as an immunization technician to ensure the health and welfare of all Goodfellow personnel. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Micah Savage, 17th Medical Group immunizations technician, inspects a vial of saline during a demonstration of how vaccines are prepared for injection at the Ross Clinic on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, April 19, 2021. Savage was entrusted as an immunizations technician to administer various vaccines to the base population. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Micah Savage, 17th Medical Group immunizations technician, inspects a vial of saline during a demonstration of how vaccines are prepared for injection at the Ross Clinic on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, April 19, 2021. Savage was entrusted as an immunizations technician to administer various vaccines to the base population. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Micah Savage, 17th Medical Group immunizations technician, fills a syringe with saline as a part of his demonstration at the Ross Clinic on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, April 19, 2021. Savage was in charge of ensuring vaccines were administered safely and correctly to all immunizations patients. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Micah Savage, 17th Medical Group immunizations technician, fills a syringe with saline as a part of his demonstration at the Ross Clinic on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, April 19, 2021. Savage was in charge of ensuring vaccines were administered safely and correctly to all immunizations patients. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Micah Savage, 17th Medical Group immunizations technician, showcases his talents at the Ross Clinic on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, April 19, 2021. Savage used personable interaction to help put patients at ease while being vaccinated. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Bowman)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Micah Savage, 17th Medical Group immunizations technician, showcases his talents at the Ross Clinic on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, April 19, 2021. Savage used personable interaction to help put patients at ease while being vaccinated. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Bowman)

GOODFELLOW AIR FORCE BASE, Texas --

Professionals at the 17th Medical Group service the base population, dependents and retirees daily to ensure the safety and wellness of Goodfellow Air Force Base's personnel and community.