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Family Practice Physicians in Bayou la Batre, AL

  • 3 Family Practice Physicians found in Bayou la Batre, Alabama
  • None of these Family Practice Physicians have disciplinary actions
  • Family Practice Physicians in Bayou la Batre, AL have practiced medicine for an average of 30 years.

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in Bayou la Batre


  • Family Practice

    13833 Tapia Ave, Bayou la Batre, AL 36509

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      30 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Providence Hospital
      Mobile, AL
    • Education
      University of Alabama
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Family Practice

    13833 Tapia Ave, Bayou la Batre, AL 36509

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      31 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Providence Hospital
      Mobile, AL
    • Education
      University of South Alabama
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Family Practice, Emergency Medicine

    13833 Tapia Ave, Bayou la Batre, AL 36509

    • General Info
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Merle West Medical Center
      Klamath Falls, OR
    • Gender
      MALE
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Family Practice

A family physician is concerned with the total health care of the individual and the family, and is trained to diagnose and treat a wide variety of ailments in patients of all ages. The family physician receives a broad range of training that includes internal medicine, pediatrics, obstetrics and gynecology, psychiatry, and geriatrics. Special emphasis is placed on prevention and primary care of entire families, utilizing consultations and community resources when appropriate.
Geriatric Medicine
A family physician with special knowledge of the aging process and special skills in the diagnosis, therapeutic, preventive, and rehabilitative aspects of illness in the elderly. This specialist cares for geriatric patients in the patients home, the office, long term care settings such as nursing homes, and the hospital.
Sports Medicine
A family practice physician who is trained to be responsible for continuous care in the field of sports medicine, not only for the enhancement of health and fitness, but also for the prevention of injury and illness. A sports medicine physician must have knowledge and experience in the promotion of wellness and the prevention of injury. Knowledge about special areas of medicine such as exercise physiology, biomechanics, nutrition, psychology, physical rehabilitation, epidemiology, physical evaluation, injuries (treatment and prevention and referral practice), and the role of exercise in promoting a healthy life style and essential to the practice of sports medicine.