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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • On-Time Doctor Award On-Time Doctor Award
  • Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • First Health
  • BCBS North Carolina
  • Humana
  • Cigna

Doctors in Burton Family Medicine

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  • Nearby Doctors

    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of Wake Forest, NC that specialze in Family Medicine

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Ratings & Comments

22 ratings with 8 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Burton Family Medicine when asked is excellent. Burton Family Medicine has been reviewed by 22 patients. The rating is 4.7 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Burton Family Medicine as provided by patient reviews is 8 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Location

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123 Capcom Ave
Wake Forest, NC 27587

Specialties

1 specialty

  • 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 Burton Family Medicine

  • Dr. Philip D Burton MD

    Family Medicine

    Wake Forest, NC

    4.7
    (22)
  • Dr. Daniel T Sicking MD

    Internal Medicine

    Wake Forest, NC

    3.6
    (36)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following school

  • East Carolina Univ
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Burton Family Medicine. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Family Medicine near Burton Family Medicine Wake Forest, NC.

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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