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Find a general practitioner in Coppell, 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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  • Sarah Kong, Dr. 530 Points
    Verified by

    Dallas Dental Wellness
    Distance: 17.18 mi
    8222 Douglas Avenue
    Dallas, TX 75225
  • Ronald N. Skufca, DO 220 Points
    Verified by

    Distance: 17.18 mi
    5315 Ross Ave
    Dallas, TX 75206
  • David Winslow, DO 120 Points

    270 N Denton Tap Rd Ste 140
    Coppell, TX 75019
  • 370 W. Hwy. 121 Suite 100
    Coppell, TX 75019
  • 580 South Denton Tap Road Suite 123
    Coppell, TX 75019
  • 580 South Denton Tap Road Suite 123
    Coppell, TX 75019
  • Carlton Pittard, MD 330 Points

    Grapevine Family & Ind Clinic
    Distance: 3.92 mi
    1280 South Main Street Suite: 106
    Grapevine, TX 76051
  • Randall Perkins, DO 250 Points

    Leading Edge Medicine
    Distance: 3.92 mi
    3801 William D. Tate #840-B
    Grapevine, TX 76051
  • Victoria Carpenter, DO 100 Points

    Distance: 3.92 mi
    4010 William D Tate Ave Ste 104-1000
    Grapevine, TX 76051
  • Carleo Capili, MD 100 Points

    Grapevine Medical & Surgical
    Distance: 3.92 mi
    1501 W Northwest Hwy
    Grapevine, TX 76051
  • 10 Points

    Distance: 3.92 mi
    1501 West Northwest Highway
    Grapevine, TX 76051
  • Carlton Pittard

    Distance: 3.92 mi
    1600 W College St Ste 110
    Grapevine, TX 76051
  • Courtney Walters, M.D,

    Distance: 3.92 mi
    1625 Lancaster Dr
    Grapevine, TX 76051
  • Ruth Whiddon, RNC WHNP

    Distance: 3.92 mi
    1625 Lancaster Dr
    Grapevine, TX 76051
  • Amy Clutz, DO 50 Points

    Cook Childrens Medical Ctr
    Distance: 6.3 mi
    4117 Marbella Dr
    Flower Mound, TX 75022
  • Distance: 6.3 mi
    3101 Churchill Drive
    Flower Mound, TX 75022
  • Distance: 6.3 mi
    2200 Morriss Road Suite 100
    Flower Mound, TX 75028
  • Lin Chang, DDS 100 Points

    101 Dental & Orthodontics
    Distance: 6.45 mi
    101 E.Corporate Dr., Ste.120
    Lewisville, TX 75067
  • Jerry Damon, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 6.45 mi
    800 S I 35 E
    Lewisville, TX 75067
  • 10 Points

    Distance: 6.45 mi
    2016 Justin Road Suite 370
    Lewisville, TX 75077
  • Distance: 6.45 mi
    1305 South State Highway 121
    Lewisville, TX 75067

    Distance: 6.45 mi
    500 N Valley Parkway
    Suite 101
    Lewisville, TX 75067
  • Joyce Stroud, DO 70 Points

    Baylor Family Health Ctr
    Distance: 6.97 mi
    1001 W Southlake Blvd, Southlake Fam Med
    Southlake, TX 76092
  • George Nail, MD 50 Points

    Distance: 7.23 mi
    3740 N Josey Ln Ste 145, Ctr Facial & Oral Surg Pa
    Carrollton, TX 75007
  • Distance: 7.23 mi
    1809 Golden Trail Court
    Carrollton, TX 75010
  • Ajay Mohabeer, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 9 mi
    800 N Industrial Blvd Ste 105
    Euless, TX 76039
  • Don Warren, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 9 mi
    800 N Industrial Blvd
    Euless, TX 76039
  • Samuel Hoover, DO 90 Points

    Distance: 9 mi
    800 N Industrial Blvd Ste 102
    Euless, TX 76039
  • Distance: 9 mi
    1305 Airport Freeway
    Euless, TX 76040

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