Family medicine is designed to offer outstanding health care to all the members of your family. The experts at Ferguson Family Medicine in Mesa, Arizona, have specialized training and extensive experience providing whole-body care for family members of all ages, from newborns to seniors. For exceptional, comprehensive care for infants, children, teens, and adults, call the office in Mesa, Arizona, to schedule a consultation, or make an appointment online today.

Family Medicine Q & A

What is family medicine?

Family medicine focuses on providing comprehensive, long-term health care for patients of all ages. The team at Ferguson Family Medicine has been trained in all aspects of medical care and can address health concerns across all systems of the body. 

The team is dedicated to identifying the root cause of health conditions and treating the whole patient, rather than simply addressing symptoms. The skilled providers at Ferguson Family Medicine strive to form lasting relationships with all family members, which is essential to providing high-quality family health care.

Providers of family medicine are trained to diagnose and treat a wide range of medical concerns. The team at Ferguson Family Medicine has advanced training in pediatrics, geriatrics, internal medicine, orthopedic medicine, men’s and women’s health, and many other medical disciplines.

Which health care services are part of family medicine?

The caring providers at Ferguson Family Medicine offer preventive care, acute care, and many other services to address the needs of all the members of your family. Some of the family medicine services available include:

  • Annual physicals
  • Immunizations
  • Lab work and other diagnostics
  • Health screenings
  • Men’s health care
  • Acute illness and injury care
  • Management of chronic conditions

The skilled physicians at Ferguson Family Medicine can address most health concerns. However, if you have a condition that requires a specialist, your Ferguson Family Medicine physician will work with your other providers to provide coordinated, effective health care.

Which conditions can family medicine address?

Family medicine can diagnose and treat numerous health concerns, such as:

  • Colds, flu, and other upper respiratory illnesses
  • Digestive conditions
  • Hypertension
  • Diabetes
  • Asthma
  • Arthritis
  • Sprains, strains, and minor fractures
  • Menopause symptoms

Weight-loss programs at Ferguson Family Medicine can help you or your loved one lose weight and reduce the risk of weight-related health complications. If you or a family member is suffering from a substance use disorder, the compassionate team at Ferguson Family Medicine offers personalized addiction services to help you end your substance dependency and regain control over your life and personal relationships.

For first-rate family health care for all of your family members, call Ferguson Family Medicine today, or make an appointment online.