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family practice physician

a practitioner of family medicine, usually one who has completed a residency program in the specialty. See also family medicine.

fam·i·ly prac·tice phy·si·cian

(fam'i-lē prak'tis fi-zish'ŭn)
The trained health care professional who attends most of the needs of her patients through diagnosis to pharmacotherapy. Previously, the first caregiver seen by patients.
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Our family practice physicians averaged an aggregate of only five hospitalized patients per day and two admissions per day.
Since then, he has seen the facility grow from a clinic of five physicians to a medical center that today includes 12 independent family practice physicians at the Apple Valley Medical Clinic, 30 specialty physicians seeing patients through the United Specialty Center, a 24-hour Urgent Care clinic, a pharmacy, an Integrated Medical Rehabilitation facility, and United Medical Imaging that provides digital mammography, ultrasound, CT and MRI scanning.
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The average family practice physician salary, which is 75 percent of a specialist's pay, is $85,000.
Parazo, 49, is a Palmdale resident and a family practice physician and geriatrician.
Don Parazo, a family practice physician with the High Desert Medical Group.
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Timothy Horita, a family practice physician at Kaiser Permanente in Woodland Hills.
That's why we're urging parents to make regular appointments with their children's pediatrician or family practice physician.
announced his retirement after 34 years as a family practice physician with the Apple Valley Medical Clinic, located within the Apple Valley Medical Center.
Dan Takeda, a family practice physician and the chief of staff at Simi Valley Hospital.

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