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What is Family Medicine? provide preventive care, including routine checkups, health-risk assessments, immunization and screening tests, and personalized counseling on maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Family physicians also manage chronic illness, often coordinating care provided by other subspecialists. Family medicine and family physicians play a very important role in the healthcare system of a country. In the U.S., for example, nearly one in four of all office visits are made to family physicians. Today, family physicians provide more care for America’s underserved and rural populations than any other medical specialty. Two Locations 28149 US Hwy 27 Dundee, FL 33838 (863) 438-9110 205 N Scenic Hwy Frostproof, FL 33843 Family medicine (FM), formerly family practice (FP), is a medical specialty devoted to comprehensive health care for people of all ages; the specialist is named a family physician or family doctor. It is a division of primary care that provides continuing and comprehensive health care for the individual and family across 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. Family physicians deliver a range of acute, chronic and preventive medical care services. In addition to diagnosing and treating illness, they also Christopher (863) 635-4100 Mondello, D.O., MBA Graham Robinson-Farah, M.D. Donna Perkins, ARNP Krystan Lozan, PA-C Jackie Barnes, ARNP Our Providers


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