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We found 4 family medicine practitioners who accept Blue Advantage Silver HMO 103 near Oklahoma City, OK.

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Specializes in Family Medicine
1025 Straka Terrace
Oklahoma City, OK
 

Dr. Bharat Joshi's area of specialization is family medicine. He is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. Dr. Joshi graduated from Sher-e-Bangla Medical College.

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Specializes in Family Medicine
1025 Straka Terrace
Oklahoma City, OK
 

Dr. Sanjana Bhattarai's specialty is family medicine. She attended medical school at Mymensingh Medical College and Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Bhattarai honors.

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Specializes in Family Medicine
701 Ne 36th Street
Oklahoma City, OK
 

Dr. Don Cauthen is a physician who specializes in family medicine. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.

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Specializes in General Practice, Family Medicine
3303 S Meridian Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK
 

Dr. Larry Sands works as a general practitioner and family medicine physician. He graduated from the University of the Northeast School of Medicine. Dr. Sands honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

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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.