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  • Caroline Zohoury, DO 120 Points

    Rochester Road Clinic
    115 N Rochester Rd
    Clawson, MI 48017
  • Badi Zohoury, DO 50 Points

    Rochester Road Clinic
    115 N Rochester Rd
    Clawson, MI 48017
  • Ronald I Rothenberg, DO

    909 W MAPLE RD STE 100
    CLAWSON, MI 48017
  • Paul Benson, DO
    190 Points

    Paul A. Benson, DO
    Distance: 2.82 mi
    1964 11 Mile Road
    Berkley, MI 48072
  • Marian Kahn, Nurse Practitioner
    300 Points

    Wellness NP of Michigan
    Distance: 3.03 mi
    2530 Crooks Rd
    3
    Royal Oak, MI 48073
  • Edward Cohn, MD 130 Points

    Neuro-Ophthalmic Svc
    Distance: 3.03 mi
    3535 W 13 Mile Rd Ste 506
    Royal Oak, MI 48073
  • Darlene Fink Bennett, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 3.03 mi
    3601 W 13 Mile Rd
    Royal Oak, MI 48073
  • Mario Villalba, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 3.03 mi
    3535 W 13 Mile Rd Ste 608
    Royal Oak, MI 48073
  • Helena Balon, MD 100 Points

    William Beaumont Hospital
    Distance: 3.03 mi
    3601 W 13 Mile Rd, 3601 W 13 Mile Rd
    Royal Oak, MI 48073
  • Christine Dickinson, MD 100 Points

    William Beaumont Hospital
    Distance: 3.03 mi
    3601 W 13 Mile Rd
    Royal Oak, MI 48073
  • Howard Dworkin, MD 100 Points

    William Beaumont Hospital
    Distance: 3.03 mi
    3601 W 13 Mile Rd
    Royal Oak, MI 48073
  • Jack Juni, MD 100 Points

    William Beaumont Hospital
    Distance: 3.03 mi
    25595 York Rd, Academics Imaging Inst
    Royal Oak, MI 48067
  • Paul Ehrmann, DO 50 Points

    Henry Ford
    Distance: 3.03 mi
    2033 Crooks Rd
    Royal Oak, MI 48073
  • Distance: 3.03 mi
    3237 Coolidge Highway
    Royal Oak, MI 48073
  • Distance: 3.03 mi
    2033 Crooks Road
    Royal Oak, MI 48073
  • Vincent J Granowicz, DO

    Distance: 3.03 mi
    30701 WOODWARD AVE STE 314
    ROYAL OAK, MI 48073
  • Distance: 3.03 mi
    118 North Washington Avenue
    Royal Oak, MI 48067
  • Distance: 3.03 mi
    3601 West 13 Mile Road
    Royal Oak, MI 48073
  • 10 Points

    Distance: 3.43 mi
    280 North Old Woodward Avenue Suite 208
    Birmingham, MI 48009
  • Peter Schaffer, DPM, MD 10 Points

    Distance: 3.43 mi
    600 N Old Woodward Ave Ste 202
    Birmingham, MI 48009
  • Distance: 3.43 mi
    180 East Brown Street
    Birmingham, MI 48009
  • Distance: 3.43 mi
    280 North Old Woodward Avenue
    Birmingham, MI 48009
  • Anthony Michaels, DO

    Distance: 3.43 mi
    280 N Woodward Ave
    Birmingham, MI 48009
  • Timothy Ying, DO, MD

    Distance: 3.43 mi
    855 Larchlea Dr
    Birmingham, MI 48009
  • Santos Cruz, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 3.89 mi
    340 E 13 Mile Rd
    Madison Heights, MI 48071
  • Howard Glazer, DO 80 Points

    Oakland Family Practice
    Distance: 3.89 mi
    1385 E 12 Mile Rd Ste 100
    Madison Heights, MI 48071
  • Gary Berg, DO 50 Points

    Distance: 3.89 mi
    27351 Dequindre Rd
    Madison Heights, MI 48071
  • Daniel Milam, DO 50 Points

    Distance: 3.89 mi
    27351 Dequindre Rd Apt 28
    Madison Heights, MI 48071
  • Thomas Pinson, DO 50 Points

    Distance: 3.89 mi
    30581 Stephenson Hwy
    Madison Heights, MI 48071
  • Distance: 3.89 mi
    26505 John R Road
    Madison Heights, MI 48071
  • Distance: 3.89 mi
    26505 John R Road
    Madison Heights, MI 48071
  • Distance: 3.89 mi
    26505 John R Road
    Madison Heights, MI 48071
  • Stanley H Remer, DO

    Distance: 3.89 mi
    28180 JOHN R RD
    MADISON HEIGHTS, MI 48071

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.

Specialties:


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.

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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 Wellness.com 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