Primary Care at Pennsylvania Hospital
Long recognized as a regional leader in specialty
care, Pennsylvania Hospital also offers some of
the finest primary care providers in the Delaware
Valley. Pennsylvania Hospital primary care doctors
are known for a unique blend of compassion and
expertise – for genuinely listening to patients
and getting to the bottom of problem issues, no
matter how complex.
What is Primary Care?
Primary care providers specialize in the prevention,
diagnosis and management of both routine and complex
health problems for every age group. For more
specialized care, our primary care providers have
access to outstanding medical and surgical specialists
in every discipline at Pennsylvania Hospital and
the University of Pennsylvania Health System.
Primary care providers at Pennsylvania Hospital
practice - Family practitioners care for
the entire family from birth throughout life.
medicine (internal medicine) - Internists
who practice general medicine provide comprehensive
health care across the life span, from teenagers
to adults and older individuals.
midwives - Nurse midwives have advanced
medical training to provide routine obstetric/gynecologic
care for healthy women.
health - Obstetrician gynecologists provide
care for women of all ages.
For more information, please read "How
to select a primary care provider"