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Temple primary care doctors, nurse practitioners and physician assistants provide comprehensive care for the entire family, with providers specializing in both family medicine and general internal medicine. Serving as a central access point, your primary care office helps you stay healthy throughout all the stages of your life – and that of your family. 

Temple primary care providers offer diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic conditions, as well as preventive services, such as immunizations, screenings, wellness visits and patient education. As your community partner, we have relationships with a number of specialists, and can coordinate referrals for you when needed. 

Temple Health’s Primary Care Services

Our primary care providers are supported by a comprehensive staff, including physician assistants, nurses, medical assistants, technicians and office personnel. From the moment you step into our offices, you are greeted by an experienced team that advocates for you and your family. We can perform many tests in our offices, and offer convenient hours to accommodate your busy life.  Our comprehensive services include:

Preventive Care

Preventive care helps you maintain your health, and the health of your family, so you can focus on what’s important. We offer a variety of preventive services, including: 

  • Health screenings for conditions such as diabetes, hypertension and cancer

  • Immunizations and vaccinations

  • Routine and sports physicals

  • Allergy shots

  • Wellness counseling and education

Many of our primary care practices participate in the state-sponsored Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) program. As a PCMH, we are focused on quality improvement and ensuring that patients have easy access to care. We also have a team of nurses who supports high-risk patients in managing multiple chronic conditions and complex health needs and Community Health Workers who address social needs, such as transportation or housing. Our participating practices include Temple Faculty Physicians and Temple Physicians, Inc., Internal Medicine, Family Medicine and Pediatrics

Acute Conditions Treated

Acute conditions come on quickly. They often require fast, immediate care from a provider with the experience to recognize important signs and symptoms. We offer in-office treatment for acute conditions, including:

Chronic Conditions Treated

Management of chronic conditions is often complex. Having a primary care partner to coordinate and manage your care helps you stay on track. Temple primary care providers offer comprehensive diagnosis, treatment and long-term management of chronic conditions, such as: 

Find a doctor near you, schedule an appointment, or call 800-TEMPLE-MED (800-836-7536).