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We found 3 family medicine practitioners who accept Kaiser Permanente near Antioch, CA.

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Specializes in Family Medicine, Psychiatry
3400 Delta Fair Boulevard
Antioch, CA
 

Dr. Derek Mongold's specialties are family medicine and psychiatry. He offers interpreting services for his patients. Dr. Mongold is professionally affiliated with the University of Virginia Medical Center. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with West Virginia University, Dr. Mongold attended medical school at West Virginia University School of Medicine. He accepts Medicaid, Medicare, and Kaiser Permanente insurance.

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Specializes in Family Medicine
3400 Delta Fair Boulevard
Antioch, CA
 

Dr. Peter Matel practices family medicine. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Shield, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medicare. He attended medical school at the University of the East, Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center.

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Specializes in Family Medicine
4501 Sand Creek Road
Antioch, CA
 

Dr. Sachin Swarup sees patients in Stockton, CA and Antioch, CA. His medical specialty is family medicine. Dr. Swarup accepts Medicaid, Medicare, and Kaiser Permanente insurance. He studied medicine at Moti Lal Nehru Medical College.

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What is Family Medicine?

Currently in medical care in the United States, there are four main primary care specialties: family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, and geriatrics. Internal medicine is primary care for adults, pediatrics is primary care for children and infants, and geriatrics is primary care for seniors. Family medicine, the broadest specialty, is primary care for all ages.

A family medicine physician is a medical ‘home base’ for patients. They treat all ages, all sexes, all organs, and all diseases. They can see every member of the family, from birth through old age. This allows family medicine doctors to develop long-term relationships with their patients and to understand how their patients’ role in the family affects their health. They can provide check-ups, immunizations, screening services, gynecological exams and obstetric care, routine health care, and health counseling. When more specialized care is needed, a family medicine doctor can refer their patients to appropriate specialists. They can become educators and advocates for their patients in the sometimes overwhelming health care system.

As health care changes in this country, family medicine is a growing specialty for families and individuals who are seeking more personalized health care and a more personal relationship with their physician.