Today, most doctors practice in groups, either large or small. In fact, as of December 2010, more doctors were employed by hospitals than were in private practice.
Paul L Geiger, DO
Specialty: Family Medicine
Location and Office HoursMercy Clinic Branson West
18598 Bus Hwy 13
Branson West, MO 65737
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- St John's Regional Hospital
- How can I determine if a doctor is part of a group medical practice?
What is a general practitioner?
The term “General Practitioner” is a colloquial one and refers to a physician in general practice, which generally means Primary Care. They may be either internists or Family Practitioners.Helpful? 1 person found this helpful.
Is a doctor board certified in a specific field of medicine?
It is important to select a doctor who is board certified in the specialty they practice. Board certification does not assure you the doctor is excellent, but it does assure you he/she has had appropriate training by having completed at an approved residency of at least three years and passed an exam.
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