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Quick Facts

  • Awards

    1 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award
  • Accepted Insurance

  • First Health
  • Humana
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan

Doctors in Mission Primary Care Clinic

View all physicians that belong to Mission Primary Care Clinic.

Ratings & Comments

26 ratings with 4 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Mission Primary Care Clinic when asked is excellent. Mission Primary Care Clinic has been reviewed by 26 patients. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Mission Primary Care Clinic as provided by patient reviews is 18 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Specialties

3 specialties

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • General Surgery

    A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
    The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
    Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Mission Primary Care Clinic is affiliated with the following hospitals

  • Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center Camden, NJ 08103
  • Virtua Hospital Berlin Berlin, NJ 08009
  • River Region Health System Vicksburg, MS 39183
  • River Region West Vicksburg, MS 39183
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine
  • Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    Mission Primary Care Clinic is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Vicksburg, MS.

  • G I Associates & Endoscopy Center

    Group Practice

    Vicksburg, MS

  • Gi Associates and Endocscopy Vicksburg

    Group Practice

    Vicksburg, MS

  • Dermatology & Skin Cancer Clnc

    Group Practice

    Vicksburg, MS

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.