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Primary Care

Your primary care doctor is at the center of your care

Having a primary care doctor is a key component of good health. Your primary care doctor helps coordinate all your care and serves as your personal health advocate, so it’s important to establish a long-term relationship so he or she is familiar with your history.

Primary care doctors have the expertise to diagnose and treat a wide range of conditions, and work collaboratively with specialists and other health care professionals to deliver comprehensive care. He or she can also help you stay healthy by offering preventive health information, as well as answer your questions about health concerns or issues.

Riverview Regional Medical Center’s primary care doctors have access to a wealth of resources to deliver quality care, from state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment options to a wide range of specialists and programs to meet your health needs.

For further information contact us at 256-543-5200.

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The right doctor for you

Choosing the right primary care doctor is an important decision — it should be someone who you feel comfortable with and can trust. The types of primary care doctors include:

  • Family practice – Provide care for the whole family, from pediatrics to senior health care.
  • Internal medicine – Specialize in providing care to teenagers and adults.
  • Senior care – Provide specialized care designed to help keep older adults healthy.

Need help finding a doctor? Call 256-543-5200.