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Find a general practitioner in Austin, TX 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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  • Roberto Miranda, MD
    580 Points

    Roberto Miranda, MD
    1508 Dessau Ridge Lane, Suite 602
    Austin, TX 78754
  • John Luker, MD 230 Points

    General Practice
    4029 S Capital Of Texas Hwy
    Austin, TX 78704
  • Amy Myers, MD
    200 Points

    Austin UltraHealth
    5656 Bee Caves Road
    Suite D-203
    Austin, TX 78746
  • Ashwin Gowda, MD 160 Points

    Texas Sleep Medicine
    1221 W. Ben White Blvd. Suite A-100
    Austin, TX 78704
  • Robert Thoreson, DO 140 Points

    Round Rock Medical Clinic
    11410 Jollyville Rd Ste 3101
    Austin, TX 78759
  • William Moskovitz, MD 120 Points

    2911 Medical Arts St Ste 20
    Austin, TX 78705
  • Lloyd Arnold Jr, MD 110 Points

    4534 West Gate Blvd Ste 106
    Austin, TX 78745
  • Bernard Weinstein, MD 110 Points

    Bailey Square Urology Clinic
    1111 W 34th St Ste 210
    Austin, TX 78705
  • Larry Birdwell, DO 110 Points

    City-Austin Primary Care Dept
    2529 S 1st St
    Austin, TX 78704
  • Jule Connolly, MD 110 Points

    6825 Cougar Run
    Austin, TX 78731
  • Philip Woodall, DO 110 Points

    7112 Ed Bluestein Blvd Ste 155
    Austin, TX 78723
  • Oscar Jackson Jr, MD 100 Points

    Austin Children's Eyecare
    3509 Lawton Ave
    Austin, TX 78731
  • John Leahy, MD 100 Points

    Austin Radiological Assn
    6101 W Courtyard Dr Bldg 5
    Austin, TX 78730
  • Susan Callaway, MD 100 Points

    Austin Regional Clnc S. Austin
    3828 S 1st St
    Austin, TX 78704
  • Frederick Bibus, MD 100 Points

    2203 W 35th St
    Austin, TX 78703
  • George Daryl Race, MD 100 Points

    1025 E 32nd St
    Austin, TX 78705
  • Jacqueline Davis, MD 100 Points

    300 Ashworth Dr
    Austin, TX 78746
  • David Pampe 100 Points

    Dr. David E. Pampe, MD - Closed
    6012 West William Cannon Drive
    Building D Suite 101
    Austin, TX 78749
  • Charles Ferrin, MD 100 Points

    809 S Lamar Blvd
    Austin, TX 78704
  • Mark Levy, DO, MD 100 Points

    Jefferson St Family Practice
    1600 W 38th St Ste 212
    Austin, TX 78731
  • John Luker, MD 100 Points

    4029 S Capital Of Texas Hwy Ste 115
    Austin, TX 78704
  • Jerald Senter, MD 100 Points

    Physicians & Sugeons Clinic
    1106 Clayton Ln Ste 102W
    Austin, TX 78723
  • Robert Rapp, MD 100 Points

    2911 Medical Arts St Ste 7
    Austin, TX 78705
  • Michael Escobedo, MD 90 Points

    3801 Bee Caves Rd # B
    Austin, TX 78746
  • Enrique Martinez, MD 90 Points

    809 Lydia St
    Austin, TX 78702
  • Donald Mehlisch, MD 50 Points

    3200 Red River St Ste 300
    Austin, TX 78705
  • Joseph Volpe, MD 50 Points

    12221 N Mo Pac Expy Ste 21
    Austin, TX 78758
  • 3100 Red River Street
    Austin, TX 78705
  • 313 East 12th Street
    Austin, TX 78701
  • 1410 North I H 35
    Austin, TX 78701
  • 7600 Burnet Road Ste 270
    Austin, TX 78757
  • 1313 Red River Street
    Austin, TX 78701
  • 711 West 38th Street Suite C2
    Austin, TX 78705
  • 1313 Red River Street
    Austin, TX 78701
  • 1410 North I H 35
    Austin, TX 78701
  • 912 S Capital of Texas Hwy, Ste 100
    Austin, TX 78746
  • 4534 West Gate Boulevard Suite 110
    Austin, TX 78745
  • 10401 Anderson Mill Road
    Austin, TX 78750
  • Bruce Bolbock, MD

    6625 Whitemarsh Valley Walk
    Austin, TX 78746

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