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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home
  • Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program
  • Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross California
  • Cigna
  • BCBS Blue Card
  • Blue Shield California

Doctors in Hillman Health Care Center

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  • Nearby Doctors

    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of Tulare, CA that specialze in Family Medicine, General Dentistry, Legal Medicine and Psychology

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Ratings & Comments

45 ratings with 17 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Hillman Health Care Center when asked is excellent. Hillman Health Care Center has been reviewed by 45 patients. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Hillman Health Care Center as provided by patient reviews is 26 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Location

get directions Hillman Health Care Center
1062 S K St
Tulare, CA 93274

Specialties

4 specialties

  • General Dentistry

    A dentist is a doctor who diagnoses and treats oral health issues. The most basic services dentists provide are preventative and regular maintenance treatments such as cleanings, fluoride treatments, X-rays (to look for cavities), cavity fillings. He or she also provides advice on proper brushing, flossing, and rinsing for the prevention of plaque buildup.

  • Psychology
  • Legal Medicine

    Legal medicine specialists advise on a variety of laws and regulations regarding health care and public health. This include disability claims, hospital law, privacy laws and physicians’ obligations and liabilities. They typically have a medical degree and a law degree so they're able to address specific legal issues that apply to medical professionals, hospitals and clinics.
    Compared to forensic medicine, which deals with determining cause of death in criminal investigations, they deal with issues that impact patient care and they’re also typically involved in assessing illegal substance use in athletes.

  • 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.

Doctors in Hillman Health Care Center

  • Dr. Truc Nguyen MD

    Family Medicine

    Tulare, CA

    5.0
    (2)
  • Dr. Felix M Trapse Jr MD

    Family Medicine

    Tulare, CA

    3.9
    (7)
  • Dr. Mylene M Rucker MD

    Legal Medicine

    Visalia, CA

    2.7
    (31)
  • Dr. Chi V Nguyen MD

    Family Medicine

    Tulare, CA

    2.7
    (6)
  • Dr. James A Briggs DDS

    General Dentistry

    Tulare, CA

  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • University Of Medicine Of Ho Chi Minh City
  • University Of California Los Angeles David Geffen School Of Medicine
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
  • Boston University School
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Hillman Health Care Center. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Family Medicine, General Dentistry, Legal Medicine and Psychology near Hillman Health Care Center Tulare, CA.

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.

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