We found 59 family medicine practitioners who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO near Homestead, FL.

Dr. Cheryl Ann Reed, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
2605 W Swann Avenue; Suite 100
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Cheryl Reed's area of specialization is family medicine. Patients gave her an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Reed takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. She studied medicine at New York Medical College and New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. Dr. Reed is affiliated with Memorial Hospital of Tampa.

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Dr. Agnes Effiong Ubani, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
11434 N 53rd Street
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Agnes Ubani specializes in family medicine. Dr. Ubani has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by her patients. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. She graduated from Vinnitsa National Medical University. For her residency, Dr. Ubani trained at a hospital affiliated with SUNY, University at Buffalo. Dr. Ubani (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Nigerian and Russian. She is affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital.

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Dr. Dipali Shireesh Patel, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
1919 W Swann Avenue; Floor 3
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Dipali Patel practices family medicine. Dr. Patel (or staff) speaks Gujarati and Hindi. Dr. Patel obtained her medical school training at Ross University School of Medicine and performed her residency at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. She accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Dr. Kevin Edward Elder, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
1919 W Swann Avenue; Floor 3
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Kevin Elder's specialties are family medicine and sports medicine. He practices in Tampa, FL. His average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include diabetes, nutrition counseling, and joint injections. Dr. Elder's hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital, BayCare Medical Group, and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Elder studied medicine at the University of Toledo College of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Elder completed a residency program at Bayfront Medical Center. Dr. Elder speaks Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Sleep Apnea, Musculoskeletal Problems, Diabetes, Nutrition Counseling, Carpal Tunnel ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Family Medicine, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
101 N Franklin Street
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Carol Browne is a family medicine physician and osteopathic manipulative medicine specialist in Tampa, FL and Pinellas Park, FL. Patient ratings for Dr. Browne average 2.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Browne takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. She attended medical school at the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Dr. Michaela Ruth Mallon, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
3550 W. Waters Avenue
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Michaela Mallon sees patients in Tampa, FL. Her medical specialty is family medicine. She is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at Tulane University School of Medicine, she performed her residency at Truman Medical Centers. Dr. Mallon is conversant in Spanish.

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Dr. Jessica Margaret Valenti, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
2727 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard; Suite 450
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Jessica Valenti is a family medicine practitioner in Tampa, FL. In her practice, Dr. Valenti focuses on women's health issues. She is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, Florida Medical Clinic, and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital. Dr. Valenti honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. She graduated from Ibero-American University (UNIBE). Dr. Valenti speaks Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Women's Health Issues

Dr. Mary I. Issac Thomas, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
3550 W. Waters Avenue
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Mary Thomas works as a family medicine practitioner in Tampa, FL. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. After attending Neta J. Subhash Chandra Bose Medical College & Hospital, Jabalpur for medical school, she completed her residency training at Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers. Dr. Thomas (or staff) speaks the following languages: Hindi and Malayalam. Her professional affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital, BayCare Medical Group, and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital.

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Dr. Mabel Zoe Echeandia, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
10330 N Dale Mabry Highway; Suite 190
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Mabel Echeandia specializes in family medicine. Dr. Echeandia speaks Spanish. Dr. Echeandia is especially interested in diabetes, joint injections, and weight management. Before completing Dr. Echeandia's residency at St. Vincent's Medical Center, Bridgeport and Underwood-Memorial Hospital, Dr. Echeandia attended medical school at Central University of the Caribbean School of Medicine. Dr. Echeandia's average rating from Dr. Echeandia's patients is 1.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Echeandia accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Weight Management, Diabetes, Joint Injections

Dr. Rizwanuddin Rizwanuddin Farooqi, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
1919 W Swann Avenue; Floor 3
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Rizwanuddin Farooqi works as a family practitioner. Dr. Farooqi (or staff) speaks the following languages: Urdu and Hindi. His areas of expertise include back pain, diabetes, and sexually transmitted diseases (STds). He is a graduate of St. Matthew's University School of Medicine and a graduate of The Toledo Hospital's residency program. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Diabetes, Shingles, Skin Issues, Back Pain, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Joint Injections

Dr. Lori Ann Heffelfinger Spoor, DO
Specializes in Family Medicine
2501 W Kennedy Boulevard
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Lori Spoor's area of specialization is family medicine. She attended medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Spoor honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Raymond Anthony Petrus II, DO
Specializes in Family Medicine
4212 South Manhattan Avenue
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Raymond Petrus works as a family medicine physician. He attended medical school at Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Petrus's average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Petrus honors.

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Specializes in Family Medicine
7550 N Dale Mabry Highway
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Laurence Neufeld is a family medicine practitioner in Tampa, FL. After attending Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School, Dr. Neufeld completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF). His average patient rating is 3.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Dr. Lisa Ann Scudder, DO
Specializes in Family Medicine
10004 N Dale Mabry Highway; Suite 101
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Lisa Scudder is a family medicine physician. Dr. Scudder has indicated that her clinical interests include minor surgery, wellness visit, and women's health issues. Patients gave her an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. She accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Scudder attended medical school at Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine. She is affiliated with Florida Medical Clinic.

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Clinical interests: Minor Surgery, Diabetes, Women's Health Issues, Wellness Visit, Preventive Care, Patient Education, ... (Read more)

Dr. Antonio Duroy Farrales, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
2106 S Lois Avenue
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Antonio Farrales practices family medicine. He graduated from Manila Central University, MCU-FDT Medical Foundation. Dr. Farrales is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Samuel E Scolaro, MD, DO
Specializes in Family Medicine
11420 N 56th Street
Temple Terrace, FL
 

Dr. Sam Scolaro sees patients in Riverview, FL and Temple Terrace, FL. His medical specialty is family medicine. He has a 2.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is professionally affiliated with Brandon Regional Hospital, Florida Medical Clinic, and Tampa General Hospital (TGH). Dr. Scolaro accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He is a graduate of Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), College of Osteopathic 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.