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    Family Medicine

    All of the family physicians at Novant Health Meridian Medical Group are board-certified in family medicine. Following medical school, family physicians complete an internship and three years of residency in family medicine.

    We are experts in comprehensive whole-body and whole-family care. We enjoy caring for multiple family members. We emphasize health prevention and wellness as well as treating illness and injury in a thorough manner, right here in our office. Our scope of family medicine services includes:

    • Newborn and pediatric care
    • Adolescent visits
    • Physical exams, including school, sports, employment and D.O.T. physicals
    • Women's care, including annual gynecological exams with breast and pelvic exams, contraception, Pap smears and post-menopausal care
    • Sports medicine for the athlete of all levels, injuries, joint injections, physical therapy, osteopathic manipulative treatments, and designing and coordinating rehabilitation programs
    • Immunizations for infants through adults
    • Minor surgery, including laceration repair (stitches), dermatology surgery, such as moles, warts and skin cancers, biopsy and removal of skin lesions, intrauterine device (IUD) placement for contraception
    • Expert diabetes care (many of our physicians have been recognized by the NCQA/American Diabetes Association for excellence in care in diabetes)
    • Care of the heart and cardiovascular patient, (many of our physicians have been recognized by the NCQA/American Heart Association for excellence in cardiovascular care); nuclear stress tests are even performed right here in our office!