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Specializes in Family Medicine
210 E 16th Street
Alma, GA
(912) 632-7203

Dr. Charles Bagley is a physician who specializes in family medicine. He accepts Medicare insurance. After attending Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia for medical school, he completed his residency training at Floyd Medical Center.

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Specializes in Family Medicine
410 W 12th Street
Alma, GA
(912) 345-8979; (912) 632-8979

Dr. Jose Castro works as a family practitioner. He graduated from Creighton University School of Medicine. Dr. Castro honors Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Family Medicine
143 Ga Highway; 32 Bypass
Alma, GA
(912) 632-8288

Dr. Michael Deen's specialty is family medicine. Dr. Deen is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Family Medicine
204 E 15th Street
Alma, GA

Dr. Jonathan Wade is a family medicine physician. Dr. Wade attended medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He takes Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Family Medicine
204 E 15th Street
Alma, GA
(912) 632-2952

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Specializes in Family Medicine
204 E 15th Street
Alma, GA
(912) 632-1900

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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.
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