What is a Family Physician

Family Medicine is a Primary Care medical specialty devoted to comprehensive health care for people of all ages, genders, diseases and parts of the body. It is based on knowledge of the patient in the context of the family and the community, emphasizing disease prevention and health promotion. The aim of family medicine is to provide personal, comprehensive and continuing care for the individual in the context of their family and their community. Primary Care Associates is proud to provide care to many families spanning three and four generations. Board Certified Family Physicians have had three years of specialty training in Family Medicine.