We found 9 family medicine practitioners who accept Medicare near Saltillo, MS.
Dr. Michael Zanone is a Saltillo, MS physician who specializes in general practice and family medicine. He studied medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine. The average patient rating for Dr. Zanone is 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Zanone accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers.
Dr. Ronald Crosswhite works as a family medicine physician in Tupelo, MS. Dr. Crosswhite attended medical school at the University of Mississippi School of Medicine. He takes Medicare insurance.
Dr. David Bell's area of specialization is family medicine. The average patient rating for Dr. Bell is 5.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. Dr. Bell is a graduate of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine.
Dr. Jeff Brown's specialty is family medicine. Dr. Brown studied medicine at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance.
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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.