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Find the best family doctor in Stony Brook, NY with family practice services including annual physicals, sports physicals, acute care, primary care, chronic disease care, illness, cancer screening and more.

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  • Martin Ehrlich, MD 150 Points

    2500 Nesconset Hwy Ste 7
    Stony Brook, NY 11790
  • Barbara Boccia 150 Points

    Stony Brook Family Medical Group
    2500 Nesconset Hwy
    Bldg 11D
    Stony Brook, NY 11794
  • Raja Jaber, MD 150 Points

    Stony Brook Primary Care
    205 Belle Mead Rd
    Stony Brook, NY 11794
  • Anthony Pesce 150 Points

    Stony Brook University Hospital
    101 Nicolls Road
    Stony Brook, NY 11790
  • Michael Fishkin, DO 120 Points

    2500 Nesconset Hwy # 29
    Stony Brook, NY 11790
  • Kulsoom Shah, MD 110 Points

    Doctor's Office
    Infirmary Road, Stoneybrook University
    Stony Brook, NY 11794
  • Genine Francis, MD 100 Points

    2500 Nesconset Hwy Ste 6
    Stony Brook, NY 11790
  • Colin Kopes Kerr, MD 100 Points

    University Hospital Dept Fam Med Hsc L4-050
    Stony Brook, NY 11794

Family Doctor Info

Family Doctor Summary:
A family doctor is board certified in family medicine and typically operates a family practice. Family doctors are usually general practitioners who treat all types of patients of all ages. A family doctor is uniquely trained to care for patients as a whole person, regardless of their age or sex. A family doctor is trained to diagnose and treat a wide array of acute and chronic illnesses as well as provide routine health screenings. A family doctor typically works with patients through all stages of their life and has a strong knowledge and background of the patient's family health history. A family doctor should stay current in most aspects of primary medical care and should offer the most current treatments and technologies available.

Family Doctor FAQs:
What is a Family Doctor?

A Family Doctor is a health care professional that practices medicine and is licensed by a state board.

What type of care can a Family Doctor or Family Practice Physician provide?

A Family Doctor counsels and examines patients for minor injuries or diseases that do not warrant the expertise of a specialist. A Family Doctor can do minor procedures and connect patients with specialists for more complicated procedures.

What can I see Family Doctor for?
You can see a Family Doctor for any non-emergency health issue. A Family Doctor can usually provide care to patients of all ages and refer patients to specialists if necessary.

What does a Family Doctor typically not treat?
Family doctors typically do not treat broken bones, cancer, serious diseases or emergency treatment.

What should you do if you need immediate medical care?
If you have a medical emergency and possibly need an ambulance, dial 911 immediately.

How do I find the best Family Doctor in my city and state?
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