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  • Anthony Sherman, MD 200 Points

    Anthony Sherman, MD

    Cooper Physician Offices
    1103 Kings Hwy N Ste 203
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
  • Allan Magaziner, DO 180 Points

    Allan Magaziner, DO

    Center For Nutritional Med
    1907 Greentree Rd
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
  • Ashokkumar Patel, DO, MD 110 Points

    Ashokkumar Patel, DO, MD

    69 Berlin Rd Ste 1
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
  • Anil Desai, MD 100 Points

    Anil Desai, MD

    Booth Radiology Assoc
    748 King Ave
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
  • Henry David, DO 100 Points

    Henry David, DO

    David Orthopedic Associates
    1401 Marlton Pike East, Suite 10
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
  • Kenneth Leese, MD 100 Points

    Kenneth Leese, MD

    36 Kresson Rd Ste A
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
  • Simon Rothman, DO 100 Points

    Simon Rothman, DO

    Medical Center Radiologists
    2 Southwood Dr
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
  • Anna Baldino, DO 100 Points

    Anna Baldino, DO

    Umdnj Som Dept-Pediatrics
    42 Laurel Ter Ste 1100
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
  • Peter Finelli, DO 100 Points

    Peter Finelli, DO

    University Of Medicine Of NJ
    2250 Chapel Ave W Ste 100
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
  • Leslie Madrak, DO 100 Points

    Leslie Madrak, DO

    University Of Medicine Of NJ
    2250 Chapel Ave W Ste 100
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
  • Deanna Pepe, DO 100 Points

    Deanna Pepe, DO

    University Of Medicine Of NJ
    2250 Chapel Ave W Ste 100
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
  • William Ranieri, DO 100 Points

    William Ranieri, DO

    University Of Medicine Of NJ
    2250 Chapel Ave W
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
  • Edward Scheiner, DO 90 Points

    Edward Scheiner, DO

    Ear Nose & Throat Surg Assoc
    11 Laurel Ter Ste A
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
  • Alvin Dubin, DO 50 Points

    Alvin Dubin, DO

    Allergy Center Of S Jersey
    1924 Route 70 E
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
  • Martin Bisk, DO 50 Points

    Martin Bisk, DO

    1000 Berlin Rd
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
  • Philip Getson, DO 50 Points

    Philip Getson, DO

    Cherry Hill Medical Assoc
    712 Haddonfield Rd Ste 202
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
  • Howard Cooper, DO 50 Points

    Howard Cooper, DO

    422 Hialeah Dr
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
  • Walter Comiskey, DO 50 Points

    Walter Comiskey, DO

    Internal Medicine Assoc
    600 Route 70 W
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
  • Stuart Dubowitch, DO 50 Points

    Stuart Dubowitch, DO

    Regional Orthopedic
    PO Box 8285
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
  • David Goldberg, DO 50 Points

    David Goldberg, DO

    Reproductive Gynecologists
    2201 Chapel Ave W Ste 206
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
  • Constantine Andrew, MD 20 Points

    Constantine Andrew, MD

    Surgical Group of South Jersey - Route 70 East
    1935 Route 70 East
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
  • Murray Moliken, MD - No Longer in Practice 10 Points

    Murray Moliken, MD - No Longer in Practice

    Kingston Medical Center
    -
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
  • Centrone Joseph Md

    State Highway 70 East
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
  • Chon Hikon Md

    State Highway 70 East
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
  • Howard Cooper, DO

    Howard Cooper, DO

    422 Hialeah Dr
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
  • Lawrence S Forman, DO

    Lawrence S Forman, DO

    2428 ROUTE 38 STE 306
    CHERRY HILL, NJ 08002
  • Wilfred Kindermann, MD

    Wilfred Kindermann, MD

    3001 Chapel Ave W Ste 200
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
  • Limcaoco Vicente R Md

    State Highway 70 East
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
  • Petrovich Frank P Md

    State Highway 70 East
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
  • Sergi Thomas J Md

    State Highway 70 East
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
  • Steeb R C Md

    State Highway 70 East
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
  • Richard Wells, DO 50 Points

    Richard Wells, DO

    Distance: 2.06 mi
    7665 Maple Ave
    Pennsauken, NJ 08109
  • Frank Wilczynski, DO 50 Points

    Frank Wilczynski, DO

    Distance: 2.06 mi
    6500 Madison Ave Ste 1
    Pennsauken, NJ 08109
  • Ervin Feltoon, DO 50 Points

    Ervin Feltoon, DO

    Distance: 2.37 mi
    33 Maplewood Dr
    Maple Shade, NJ 08052
  • Ervin Feltoon, DO

    Ervin Feltoon, DO

    Distance: 2.37 mi
    33 MAPLEWOOD DR
    MAPLE SHADE, NJ 08052
  • I Ances, MD 100 Points

    I Ances, MD

    Cooper Ob/Gyn Assoc
    Distance: 3.02 mi
    807 N Haddon Ave Ste 212
    Haddonfield, NJ 08033
  • Robert Cohen, DO 60 Points

    Robert Cohen, DO

    Crystal Lake Medical Ctr
    Distance: 3.02 mi
    309 W Crystal Lake Ave # A
    Haddonfield, NJ 08033
  • Harry Carnes, MD 130 Points

    Harry Carnes, MD

    Distance: 3.77 mi
    W Pine And Atlantic Ave
    Audubon, NJ 08106
  • Stuart Solomon, DO 50 Points

    Stuart Solomon, DO

    Distance: 3.77 mi
    535 W Nicholson Rd
    Audubon, NJ 08106

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