Family medicine is a division of primary care and is the medical specialty that provides continuing and comprehensive health care for people of all ages, genders, diseases and all parts of the body. Physicians that specialize in family medicine emphasize prevention and health promotion to treat the patient in the context of family and the community. Family medicine physicians can provide acute, chronic and preventative care for all the whole family.
A family medicine physician provides care for the whole body and treats many disorders, diseases and conditions. Some of the most common are:
- High Blood Pressure
- High Cholesterol
- Back Pain
- Various Types of Infections
- Urinary Conditions
- Thyroid Conditions
The family medicine physicians within the Adventist Medical Group are caring and well-established in the region. The physicians and staff are committed to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of illnesses that affect their patients. Adventist Medical Group physicians work closely with patients and specialty physicians to coordinate and individualize the best care possible to meet specific needs.
Adventist Medical Group physicians work with patients as a team to help manage their health, stay healthy and prevent serious illness to stay out of the hospital. The physicians offer a full range of primary medical care services to adults and children to best serve you.