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Doctors in Associated Hispanic Physicians Of Los Angeles 137

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1061 E Vernon Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90011

Doctors in Associated Hispanic Physicians Of Los Angeles 137

  • Dr. Gaston C Herrera MD

    Anatomic Pathology, Forensic Pathology, Family Medicine

    Los Angeles, CA

    5.0
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  • Dr. Patrick B Lawrence MD

    Family Medicine, Adult Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology

    Los Angeles, CA

    2.3
    (1)
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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.

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