We found 5 family medicine practitioners who accept Humana Simplicity HMO near Palatka, FL.
Dr. Irena Pacanowska-Assefa sees patients in Palatka, FL. Her medical specialty is family medicine. She attended medical school at the University of Minnesota Medical School. Patients gave her an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Pacanowska-Assefa is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. She welcomes new patients.
Dr. Iftikhar Haq is a family medicine practitioner in Palatka, FL. The average patient rating for Dr. Haq is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Haq accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine. He has an open panel.
Dr. Maria Perez-Garcia is a family practice physician. Dr. Perez-Garcia is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hospital of Tampa. She honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.
Dr. Michael Look is a family medicine practitioner. His average patient rating is 4.0 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Look studied medicine at Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Dr. Emilio Gonzalez's area of specialization is family medicine. He graduated from Central University of the Caribbean School of Medicine. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.
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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.