Primary Care

Primary Care Services

Atiga Family Practice’s main goal is to help you maintain good health, which extends beyond merely seeking medical assistance when unwell. It involves forming a healthcare team that not only deals with health issues and ailments but also adopts a proactive approach to keeping you well.

Dr. Atiga and Team assume a crucial role in fostering your well-being. They often serve as the initial point of contact for you or your family within the healthcare system and are pivotal in promoting a healthier lifestyle. They offer services aimed at preventing, treating, and managing common ailments while emphasizing overall health promotion.

Studies indicate that access to primary care significantly contributes to positive health outcomes and overall wellness.

What are the Responsibilities of a Primary Care Physician?

A primary care physician specializes in general healthcare, addressing a broad spectrum of health issues for patients. They typically serve as the first point of contact for any health concern. Patients may consult them for:

  • Preventive care to avert illnesses.
  • Treatment of common ailments.
  • Early detection of illnesses or conditions, including cancer.
  • Management of chronic conditions.
  • Referrals to medical specialists when necessary.


What are some examples of services provided by a Primary Care Physician?

Below are some examples of services but are not limited to:

  • Establish Care
  • Annual Physicals
  • School Physicals
  • DMV Physicals
  • Well woman visits, which include Pap Smears
  • Immunizations
  • General Care (Allergy, Asthma, Controlling Blood Pressure, Anxiety/Depression, Diabetes, Thyroid issues, Cholesterol, Headaches,
  • Injuries, Birth Control