"Was seen for testicular pain and penile discharge. She was concerned and did a lengthy exam. During exam also explained what she was looking for. She did find issues that needed to be addressed. Ultrasound and urology and follow up on areas of concern. I was very impressed by the amount of time spent on exam and followup. She is by far best doctor I've seen. "
There are several kinds of primary care doctors. Which specialty you search for depends primarily on your age:
Adults see internal medicine doctors (also called "internists").
Babies, children, and teenagers see pediatricians.
Seniors see geriatricians.
Anyone can see a family medicine doctor.
Primary care doctors see people for check-ups, physical exams, or routine bloodwork. They also help people with chronic illnesses manage their conditions.
Primary care doctors are very important. If you haven’t seen a doctor in a while, you will most likely start with a primary care doctor. If you have medical problems or concerns, your primary care doctor can diagnose you and refer you to the right specialist for further consultation.