Primary care physicians serve as your personal doctor who cares for all of your basic health care needs including preventive care. Your primary care physician also coordinates care with specialists when you need specialty care. Many SJ Medical Group patients develop strong, long-lasting relationships with their primary care physicians.
Selecting a Primary Care Physician
Patients on an HMO plan must select a SJ Medical primary care physician with their health insurance in order to access all of the services available at SJ Medical Group.
If you would like to change Primary Care Physicians within SJ Medical Group, please call the our office at (951) 665-1100
Types of Primary Care Physicians
Primary care physicians include those in:
– Family Medicine
– Internal Medicine
Both Internal Medicine and Family Medicine physicians treat adults and perform preventive care screenings. Internal Medicine physicians concentrate their training in preventive care and diseases that affect adults. Family Medicine physician training covers the treatment of people throughout their entire lifetime, from infancy to the senior years. Pediatricians concentrate their training on the care of infants and children.