Primary care, also known as family medicine, provides continual, comprehensive healthcare for you and your family no matter the age. It is the goal of a primary care physician to become familiar with each patient their family and medical history.
Primary care providers offer:
- Sick visits
- Wellness checks/Physical exams
- Preventive care
- Sports physicals
Patients visit our office for treatment of both acute (short-term) and chronic (long-term) ailments. Some of the most common illnesses we take care of include:
- Ear infections
- High blood pressure
- High cholesterol
- Influenza (flu)
- Strep throat
- Urinary tract infections (UTIs)
If a referral to a specialist is necessary, our primary care provider will make the appropriate referral and continue to coordinate the patient’s overall healthcare. We encourage each patient to establish an ongoing relationship with a primary care provider.