Family Medicine Services and Treatments

A primary care provider is just that – the first person you go to for health questions and concerns. When you choose one of our primary care providers, you form a relationship with someone who knows your history and is here for you, year after year.

Family medicine care

Our family medicine doctors manage your and your family’s total health. Unlike other physicians who specialize in treating one particular organ or disease, your family physician is uniquely trained to care for you as a whole person, male, female, child or senior.

What we offer

In addition to diagnosing and treating acute and chronic illnesses, your family physician provides routine health screenings and counseling on lifestyle changes in an effort to prevent illnesses before they develop. And, if a health condition arises that requires care from another specialist, your family physician will be there to guide you and to coordinate key aspects of your care. You and your family physician will work together to achieve the best possible outcome in the most cost-effective manner.

Services include:

  • Adult physical – Patient is 18 and above and needs a routine check-up, work physical or well woman exam. This appointment often includes preventive screenings, immunizations and health risk assessments.
  • Children wellness care – A routine examination focusing on healthcare designed specifically for children, including developmental screenings, immunizations and parental guidance.
  • Follow up appointment – A routine examination of a patient after medical or surgical treatment.
  • Men’s wellness care - A routine examination, can be an adult physical, focusing on healthcare designed specifically for men.
  • Office visit - Needs an appointment for specific symptoms, often times this is a sick visit.
  • Well women exams - A routine examination, can be an adult physical, focusing on healthcare designed specifically for women. This includes obstetrics and maternity care.
  • Referrals to specialists who are among the nation’s best.

In addition to providing medical care for people of all ages, we also provide resident training for graduate physicians. This program allows Sister Joanna Bruner Family Medicine to have a medical staff of more than 20 physicians, which assures our patients the best possible care.

Sister Joanna Bruner Family Medicine is located across the street from Saint Joseph Hospital on the second floor of the Midtown Medical Building. Free parking is available in the Midtown parking lot or in the parking garage attached to the building.

Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH)

Sister Joanna Bruner Family Medicine is participating in Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH). The Sister Joanna Bruner Family Medicine provides evidence-based services as a part of PCMH to our local community. We build relationships with our patients and when appropriate, their families. We offer and coordinate care across multiple settings including hospital, nursing home and in-home visits, as well as behavioral and mental health needs.

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