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We found 13 family medicine practitioners near Elwood, IN.

Dr. Bryan Michael Sharpe, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
1331 South A Street
Elwood, IN
 

Dr. Bryan Sharpe's medical specialty is family medicine. He is affiliated with Riverview Health System. He is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. Dr. Sharpe is a graduate of Indiana University School of Medicine.

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Dr. Sara Kristin Cox, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
Elwood, IN
 

Dr. Sara Cox practices family medicine. Dr. Cox takes Medicare insurance. She is a graduate of Indiana University School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Family Medicine
Elwood, IN
 

Dr. Ronald Duncan sees patients in Elwood, IN. His medical specialty is family medicine. Patients gave him an average rating of 2.5 stars out of 5. He takes Medicare insurance. Dr. Duncan graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Family Medicine
Elwood, IN
 

Dr. Robert Helm is an Elwood, IN physician who specializes in family medicine. Dr. Helm is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. He attended medical school at Indiana University School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Family Medicine
Elwood, IN
 

Dr. Steven Gatewood's specialty is family medicine. He honors Medicare insurance. He attended medical school at Indiana University School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Family Medicine
226 S Anderson Street; Suite A
Elwood, IN
 

Dr. Rama Atla is a family practice physician. Dr. Atla honors Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Family Medicine
1500 S B Street
Elwood, IN
 

Dr. Robert Irick's area of specialization is family medicine. Dr. Irick is a graduate of Indiana University School of Medicine. He takes Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine
Elwood, IN
 

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Specializes in Family Medicine
1331 S A Street
Elwood, IN
 

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Specializes in Family Medicine
1331 S A Street
Elwood, IN
 

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Specializes in Family Medicine
1331 S A Street
Elwood, IN
 

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Specializes in Family Medicine
Elwood, IN
 

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Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
Elwood, IN
 

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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.