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Find a general practitioner in Tampa, FL who can help with wellness integrative medicine, annual physicals, sports physicals, primary care, acute care, chronic disease care, illness, cancer screening, and more.

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  • Christopher Pudol, DO
    910 Points

    14924 Casey Road
    Tampa, FL 33624
  • Deborah Tanus, DO
    530 Points

    14924 Casey Road
    Tampa, FL 33624
  • Henryk T Malczak, DO
    400 Points

    Avant Garde Urgent Care and Occupational Medicine
    5112 N. Habana Ave
    5112 N. Habana Ave
    Tampa, FL 33614
  • Laurence Neufeld, MD 310 Points

    7550 N Dale Mabry Hwy
    Tampa, FL 33614
  • Patrick Capri, MD 300 Points

    Medical Arts Svc
    14003 N Dale Mabry Hwy Ste A
    Tampa, FL 33618
  • A Ghasemi Dehkharghani, MD 260 Points

    Kennedy Walk-In Clinic
    3308 W Kennedy Blvd
    Tampa, FL 33609
  • Paul Kornberg, MD 160 Points

    Rehabilitation & Electrodiagnostics Pa
    2914 N Boulevard, Rehab & Electrodiag Pa
    Tampa, FL 33602
  • Nestor Milian, MD 110 Points

    3102 W Waters Ave Ste 103
    Tampa, FL 33614
  • Banhi Kim, MD 110 Points

    Walk-IN Medical Ctr
    8413 N Florida Ave
    Tampa, FL 33604
  • Eugene Lee, MD 100 Points

    Acupuncture Center Of Florida
    1804 W Kennedy Blvd Ste A
    Tampa, FL 33606
  • Augustine Weekley Jr, MD 100 Points

    Bay City Development Corp
    6914 E Fowler Ave Ste J
    Tampa, FL 33617
  • Oscar Venzor Jr, DO 100 Points

    Carrollwood Internal Medicine
    8870 N Himes Ave Ste 405
    Tampa, FL 33614
  • Hemant Chheda, MD 100 Points

    511 W Bay St Ste 301
    Tampa, FL 33606
  • Stephen Dickey, MD 100 Points

    Doctor's Walk-IN Clinic
    500 N West Shore Blvd Ste 900
    Tampa, FL 33609
  • Gilbert Pitisci, MD 100 Points

    Healthpoint Medical Group
    1202 S Church Ave
    Tampa, FL 33629
  • Dwight Achong, MD 100 Points

    James A Haley Veterans Hosp
    13000 Bruce B Downs Blvd, James A Haley Vets Hosp
    Tampa, FL 33612
  • Luis Tenorio, MD 100 Points

    James A Haley Veterans Hosp
    13000 Bruce B Downs Blvd, James A Haley Va Hosp 115
    Tampa, FL 33612
  • Myron Mc Eachern, MD 100 Points

    604 S Boulevard
    Tampa, FL 33606
  • William Meadows, MD 100 Points

    Neurological Surgery Assoc
    3000 E Fletcher Ave Ste 340
    Tampa, FL 33613
  • Jose Pro Landazuri, MD 100 Points

    Palma Ceia Eye Clinic
    503 S Macdill Ave Ste 1
    Tampa, FL 33609
  • Joseph Sassano, DO 100 Points

    Physical Medicine Ctr
    14522 University Point Pl
    Tampa, FL 33613
  • Steven Reeves, DO 100 Points

    6302 E Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
    Tampa, FL 33619
  • Jose Perez, MD 100 Points

    Rozas Smith Vaaler & Chandler
    4726 N Habana Ave Ste 204
    Tampa, FL 33614
  • Lon Lynn, DO 90 Points

    Lynn Family Practice
    3910 Northdale Blvd Ste 206
    Tampa, FL 33624
  • Mitchell Checkver, DO 80 Points

    7211 N Dale Mabry Hwy Ste 100
    Tampa, FL 33614
  • Chi-Shang Chen, MD 80 Points

    12001 N Nebraska Ave
    Tampa, FL 33612
  • Eduardo Ercia, MD 60 Points

    6301 Memorial Hwy Ste 204
    Tampa, FL 33615
  • Hector Rivera, DO 60 Points

    Town & Country Medical Care
    7926 W Hillsborough Ave Ste A
    Tampa, FL 33615
  • Antero Perez, MD 50 Points

    Diagonistic Medical Ctr Inc
    500 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
    Tampa, FL 33603
  • Alfonso Melean, MD 50 Points

    East Tampa Walk-IN Clinic
    4802 E 7th Ave
    Tampa, FL 33605
  • Lawrence Shepard, DO 50 Points

    Health Centers Of Excellence
    11809 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa Bay Bone & Joint Cen
    Tampa, FL 33618
  • James Shelburne, DO 50 Points

    Health Point Medical Group
    10909 W Linebaugh Ave Ste 100
    Tampa, FL 33626

General Practitioner Info

General Practitioner Summary:
A general practitioner is a medical doctor that treats patients for illnesses, whether they are long term or short term in duration. This type of doctor also offers preventive health care and patient education for maintenance of health and overall well being.

These doctors use a holistic approach to treat patients. Their patients may be healthy or may have one of multiple health care problems. The general practitioner was common in the past, but has mostly been replaced by newer titles such as the family doctor and the primary care physician.

Conditions Treated:

General practitioners treat both acute and chronic illnesses of nearly every type that do not require the services of a specialist. While the medical issues treated by these doctors may be exhaustive, some of these conditions may include:

and many, many more.


General practitioners can obtain additional qualifications in areas such as adolescent medicine and geriatric medicine. Others include hospice, sleep medicine, and sports medicine.

Procedures and Treatments:

General practitioners use interviews combined with a physical examination to make a diagnosis or to check up on continuing health and wellness. These doctors may recommend or perform lab procedures such as taking blood and performing x-rays. General practitioners may prescribe medications and offer nutrition and activity advice, in addition to making recommendations for specific patient lifestyle changes. Additional procedures may involve in-office surgical procedures such as lancing and draining abscesses.

Profession Details:

After completion of a Bachelor Degree with a strong emphasis in one of the science fields, a candidate must attend at least 4 years of education at an accredited medical school, followed by a 3 - 7 year residency program. An additional 1 - 3 years of fellowship is necessary for those wishing to add a specialty or additional qualifications. Specific exams are required, then the doctor must become licensed in the state in which he or she will practice medicine. Voluntary board certification may also be obtained.


General Practitioner FAQs:

What is a General Practitioner?
A General Practitioner is a healthcare professional who practices medicine and is licensed by a state board.

What type of work does a General Practitioner do?
A General Practitioner counsels and examines patients for injuries or diseases. A General Practitioner can do minor procedures, for example, treat skin lesions.

What's the difference between a General Practitioner and a Family Doctor?
A Family Doctor is a General Practitioner with the additional education and training for Family Doctor designation. Both treat a wide range of health issues, but the family doctor has additional training for the needs specific to patients of all ages.

Can my whole family see a General Practitioner?
While the General Practitioner is qualified to treat all patients, he or she should have additional qualifications in family medicine in order to be up-to-date on issues that are specific to children and the elderly.

What can I see a General Practitioner for?
You can see a General Practitioner for any common problem. A General Practitioner can take care of patients of all ages.

How many General Practitioners are there in the United States?
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality states that there are approximately 209,000 in the United States as of 2010.

How do I find a General Practitioner in my city and state?
The directory will help you locate a General Practitioner in your state. Select General Practitioner from the professionals menu and select the state that you are looking to locate a General Practitioner in. After you have located your state, find the city that you will need a General Practitioner in. Select the state and city and you will see a list of General Practitioners in your city and state.

General Practitioner Related Terms:
general practice, family doctor, primary care physician, physical examinations, cholesterol testing, wound care, pap smears, immunizations, skin biopsies, fitness programs, stress reduction plans, ongoing evaluations, bone density testing, menopause treatment