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Specializes in Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine
1500 State Street
Lexington, MO
 

Dr. Sima Rad's medical specialty is family medicine and emergency medicine. Dr. Rad graduated from the University of Kansas School of Medicine.

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Dr. Charles R Whetstone, DO
Specializes in Family Medicine
1026 Main Street
Lexington, MO
 

Dr. Charles Whetstone's specialty is family medicine. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Dr. Whetstone graduated from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Clinical interests: Colposcopy, Depression, Adolescent Issues, Men's Health Issues, Immunization, Ear Infection, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Family Medicine
1026 Main Street
Lexington, MO
 

Dr. Samang Kim's specialty is family medicine. Dr. Kim honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Dr. Tiffanny Pitts Blythe, DO
Specializes in Family Medicine
1026 Main Street
Lexington, MO
 

Dr. Tiffanny Blythe specializes in family medicine. Dr. Blythe's average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. She honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine
1500 State Street
Lexington, MO
 

Dr. Dana Duckworth is a family practice physician and emergency medicine specialist. He is a graduate of Des Moines University, 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.

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