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What kind of training do general practitioners have?

Dr. John J. Connolly
Healthcare Insurance & Policy
General Practitioners are trained in Primary Care Medicine. They are usually Family Practitioners and Internists. They are trained to diagnose, treat and prevent illness in adults.

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