Family physicians at Jacinto Medical Group treat all aspects of a person’s health at any age. In addition to diagnosing and treating a range of illnesses and conditions, your family physician can provide routine health checkups and counseling. He or she can help you make healthy lifestyle choices, maintain or improve your health, and prevent illness. If you have health issues that require a specialist’s care, your family physician can recommend a doctor who has the expertise you need.
Our family physicians often collaborate with other health care professionals to ensure that our patients receive the best care possible. By developing long-term relationships with their patients, our family physicians are uniquely positioned to answer many questions about your health, create personal treatment plans based on your past and current health, and advise you about your risk factors. Research even shows that patients who have an ongoing relationship with their family physician have better overall health, lower death rates, and lower health care costs.
Family physicians at Jacinto Medical Group provide care for:
- People of all ages, from infants to the elderly
- People of both genders
- Chronic conditions, including obesity, diabetes, asthma, and heart disease
- Conditions and diseases of the eyes, ears, nose, and throat
- Bones and joints
- Mental and behavioral health, including advice about addiction, depression, and anxiety
- Well-baby needs such as vaccinations and checkups
- Reproductive counseling and family planning
Selecting a Primary Care Physician
Patients on an HMO plan must select a Jacinto Medical Group primary care physician with their health insurance provider in order to access all of the services available at Jacinto Medical Group. Primary care physicians are available throughout JMG locations in Baytown and La Porte. Please note that some physicians may not be accepting new patients at all times.