Event in Crown Point, IN
Join us at the Southlake YMCA for Safe Kids Day.
Free safety presentations/demonstration...
If you may have been exposed or have symptoms of measles or mumps, please call before coming to the Emergency Room, Urgent Care or Provider Office so that we can prepare and provide a separate room. While we have not encountered measles cases in this area, we are taking steps as a precautionary measure to prevent spread.
Family medicine focuses on comprehensive health care for people of all ages. The specialist is named a family physician, family doctor, or family nurse practitioner.
Family medicine physicians see patients of all ages, from birth to seniors. Family physicians diagnose and treat medical illnesses, provide preventive care such as annual checkups and health risk assessments, and provide guidance on maintaining a healthy lifestyle. In addition, they manage chronic conditions and can refer to specialists or coordinate hospital care as needed.
Choosing a physician for you and your family is an important step toward making sure that you stay on the road to good health. Family medicine physicians are specially trained to care for your family's healthcare needs, even when you are not sick.
Family medicine services include:
Primary care doctors (family medicine, internal medicine and pediatrics) provide personal care for their patients and coordinate other medical care as needed. Your primary care physician, or PCP, can treat a wide variety of medical conditions and works with you to promote health and wellness through: