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Quick Facts

  • Awards

    5 Awards

  • Physician Office Systems Recognition Program
  • Patient-Centered Medical Home
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • Patients' Choice Award
  • On-Time Doctor Award
  • Accepted Insurance

  • First Health
  • Humana
  • Oxford Health
  • BCBS Blue Card
  • Aetna

Doctors in Cooper Family Medicine

View all physicians that belong to Cooper Family Medicine.

Ratings & Comments

49 ratings with 14 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Cooper Family Medicine when asked is excellent. Cooper Family Medicine has been reviewed by 49 patients. The rating is 4.0 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Cooper Family Medicine as provided by patient reviews is 25 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.

  • Geriatric Medicine

    A geriatric specialist is a physician who treats the elderly population and the conditions that most commonly affect them. These doctors have special training in the effects of aging on the body and mind of a patient.
    Geriatric specialists treat common ailments faced by senior citizens, such as frailty, incontinence, memory problems, arthritis, senility, decreased functioning and more.
    In addition, geriatric specialists keep abreast of the different medications that an elderly person is prescribed to treat their more complex health issues in order to decrease adverse side effects and avoid dangerous drug interactions.

  • General Practice

    A general practitioner is similar to a family practitioner in that they treat patients of all ages with a variety of health concerns. These doctors treat everyday ailments, some acute and chronic diseases, and also provid health checkups, physicals, inoculations and preventative care.
    General practitioners differ from family practitioners because they are not required to complete an additional residency in family medicine after completing their medical school residency. Like family practitioners, general practitioners will also provide referrals to patients who are in need of a specialist.

  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • University Of Medicine And Dentistry Of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Drexel University College Of Medicine
  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
  • Temple University School Of Medicine
  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    Cooper Family Medicine is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Camden, NJ.

  • Camcare -Internal Medicine

    Group Practice

    Camden, NJ

  • St Luke's Catholic Medical Svc

    Group Practice

    Camden, NJ

  • Cam Care Health Corp

    Group Practice

    Camden, NJ

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.