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We found 4 family medicine practitioners who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze HMO near Bushnell, FL.

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Specializes in Family Medicine, Geriatrics
411 N West Street
Bushnell, FL

Dr. Jerrold Ecklind's specialties are family medicine and geriatrics (elderly care). He practices in Bushnell, FL. Patient reviews placed Dr. Ecklind at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Specializes in General Practice, Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine
1425 S Us 301
Sumterville, FL

Dr. Stephen Vernon works as a general practitioner, family practice physician, and emergency medicine specialist. He graduated from Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Vernon honors.

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Specializes in Family Medicine
117 W. Belt Avenue
Bushnell, FL

Dr. Liji George is a family medicine physician. She is affiliated with Bayfront Health Dade City. For her residency, Dr. George trained at a hospital affiliated with Creighton University. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and more.

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Specializes in General Practice, Family Medicine
212 S Florida Street
Bushnell, FL

Dr. Sarah Yong is a general practitioner and family medicine physician in Bushnell, FL. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. She attended medical school at the University of Florida College of Medicine.

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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.