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Family Practice Physicians in Petal, MS

  • 10 Family Practice Physicians found in Petal, Mississippi
  • None of these Family Practice Physicians have disciplinary actions
  • 5 Family Practice Physicians that practice in Petal also practice in 4 other cities
  • Family Practice Physicians in Petal, MS have practiced medicine for an average of 27 years.

  • Family Practice

    50 Parkway Ln, Petal, MS 39465

    • General Info
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Forrest General Hospital
      Hattiesburg, MS
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Family Practice

    206 Old Corinth Rd, Petal, MS 39465

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    • General Info
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Forrest General Hospital
      Hattiesburg, MS
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Family Practice

    206 Old Corinth Rd, Petal, MS 39465

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    • General Info
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Forrest General Hospital
      Hattiesburg, MS
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Family Practice, Emergency Medicine

    50 Parkway Ln, Petal, MS 39465

    • General Info
    • Hospital Affiliation
      North Mississippi Medical Center
      Tupelo, MS
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Family Practice

    50 Parkway Ln, Petal, MS 39465

    • General Info
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Forrest General Hospital
      Hattiesburg, MS
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Family Practice

    206 Old Corinth Rd, Petal, MS 39465

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    • General Info
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Simpson General Hospital
      Mendenhall, MS
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Family Practice

    425 Highway 42, Petal, MS 39465

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    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      18 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Carolinas Medical Center
      Charlotte, NC
    • Education
      University of Mississippi
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Family Practice

    5034 Highway 29, Petal, MS 39465

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    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      35 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Forrest General Hospital
      Hattiesburg, MS
    • Education
      University of Mississippi
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Family Practice

    50 Parkway Ln, Petal, MS 39465

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      20 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Forrest General Hospital
      Hattiesburg, MS
    • Education
      University of Mississippi
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Family Practice

    111 Morris St, Petal, MS 39465

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      39 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Forrest General Hospital
      Hattiesburg, MS
    • Education
      Louisiana State University
    • 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.