Family Medicine

Partridge Comprehensive Health Services Inc.

Evelyn Partridge, DO

Board Certified Family Medicine located in Philadelphia, PA

When you go to see a doctor, you need someone who is caring, personable, knowledgeable, and accessible; someone who is like family. As a family physician, Dr. Evelyn Partridge provides primary medical care for your entire family. Partridge Comprehensive Health Services offers preventive and routine health care, diagnostic procedures, care for accidental injuries, and general physical exams. Contact Partridge Comprehensive Health Services today to make an appointment and become part of their family.

Family Medicine Q & A

What is family medicine?

Family medicine is a specialized field of medical practice that approaches your health care comprehensively.

It doesn’t matter if you're a part of a typical family, single, young, or old. Family doctors like Dr. Partridge treat people of all ages, life stages, and genders. They work with all parts of the body and treat all diseases.

As a family physician, Dr. Partridge seeks to build relationships with you and your family. Doing so helps her gain a deep and comprehensive understanding of your health so that she can provide insightful, personal guidance and treatment.

What is special about family medicine?

Family physicians like Dr. Partridge diagnose and treat illnesses just like other doctors, but she also works with you to establish preventative care methods that make getting sick again less likely. Other services you will get from a family physician like Dr. Partridge include:

  • Routine checkups
  • Health-risk assessments
  • Immunizations
  • Screening tests
  • Personal counseling to help you maintain a healthy lifestyle.
  • Management of chronic illnesses
  • Coordinating care with other subspecialists

What do family physicians do?

Family physicians take care of many responsibilities and functions that you need for complete health care. You will see that Dr. Partridge will not only be your first contact for all your health needs but will direct you to the right specialists and help you navigate the healthcare system.

Dr. Partridge will always direct you to the services you need and then follow up to see that all your care is organized thoroughly and accurately. Apart from just the clinical services, she will make you aware of community resources that can help keep up your physical, mental, and social health.

If you live in the Philadelphia area and want the kind of care a family doctor can give to you and your family, then contact Partridge Comprehensive Health Services for a consultation.