UK Family and Community Medicine is a primary care practice in family medicine located in Lexington, Ky. Our family care doctors offer preventive and continuous health care for the entire family. We also provide the entire spectrum of general medicine services, supported by the specialized diagnostic and treatment services of UK HealthCare.
As an added convenience, same-day appointments are available for established patients.
Established adult family medicine patients requiring hospitalization will usually be admitted to the family medicine service at Good Samaritan Hospital with the exception of children who will be admitted to Kentucky Children's Hospital and pregnant women who will be admitted to UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital.
Patients seen at North Fork Valley Community Health Center in Hazard, Ky. will usually be admitted to Harzard ARH Regional Medical Center.
Request an appointment online or call 859-323-6371
UK Family and Community Medicine offers a unique, family-centered approach to maternity care, obstetrics and family medicine. Our family practice cares for the entire family before, during, and after the new addition. We provide specialized, family-centered care throughout pregnancy and attend the birth of your baby. After your pregnancy, we care for you and your newborn. Once you go home, we can see you and your child in our office for follow-up and well child visits.
In our clinic, we practice “continuity care,” which means that you will see the same provider throughout your pregnancy, and this provider will also be the one to attend your birth and care for your newborn. Generally, this provider will be a physician resident overseen by a family medicine attending experienced in obstetric care.
If you are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant and would like to establish care at our clinic, please call for an appointment. If you are newly pregnant, your first visit will most likely be with a nurse who will gather information and set you up with one of our physicians.
All of our deliveries take place in the UK Birthing Center.
At UK Family and Community Medicine, we care for patients during every age and stage. From the birth of your baby to his or her sports physicals, we provide care for children including:
• Newborn admission after birth.• Well visits/physicals and sick visits.• Immunizations.• Referrals to specialists if needed.
• Well woman exams and pap smears.• Sexually transmitted disease screening.• Colposcopy (a procedure used to evaluate the cervix after an abnormal pap).• Endometrial biopsy (taking a sample of the uterine lining).• Contraception management including: Injections, implants, and intrauterine devices (IUD).
• Removing small moles, tags, lesions or lumps in the skin.• Freezing skin lesions. • Treating warts including on the feet.• Treating ingrown toe nails or removing toe nails.• Injecting joints for pain relief.
At the Family Medical Center, we take pride in serving the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. We strive to be inclusive in our care for all patients, and are constantly working to make sure that LGBT patients are acknowledged in a way that is respectful of each individual’s comfort level in engaging in the health care system. We also partner with the UK Endocrinology clinic to provide primary care to transgender patients on or considering hormone therapy. We want to be your source for preventive care and wellness.
Kentucky Clinic | Directions >K302, Third Floor740 S. LimestoneLexington KY 40536859-257-8562
Kentucky Clinic South | Directions >2400 Greatstone PointLexington KY 40504859-257-9800
Department of Family and Community MedicineKentucky ClinicK302, Third Floor740 S. LimestoneLexington KY 40536
UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital Pavilion A | Directions >1000 S. Limestone Lexington KY 40536859-323-5000
UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital Pavilion H | Directions >1000 S. LimestoneLexington KY 40536859-323-5000
UK Good Samaritan Hospital | Directions >300 S. LimestoneLexington KY 40536859-226-7000
Kentucky Children's Hospital | Directions >1000 S. LimestoneLexington KY 40536859-323-5000
Appalachian Regional Medical Center | Directions >100 Medical Center DriveHazard KY 41701
UK HealthCare - GeorgetownLandmark Office Complex202 Bevins LaneGeorgetown KY 40324859-323-9333Directions >UK June Buchanan Medical Clinic59 Cowtown RoadHindman KY 41822606-785-3175 Directions >
North Fork Valley Community Health Center750 Morton Ave.Hazard KY 41701606-439-1559Directions >
Kentucky Family Partnership - National Family Partnership (NFP)The mission of National Family Partnership is to lead and support our nation’s families and communities to nurture the full potential of healthy drug-free youth.www.nfp.org
Sibling Support ProjectSponsored by Children's Hospital and Medical Center. Their Web site offers information for siblings of children with special health and developmental needs.www.thearc.org/siblingsupport
Support for Community Living Program
Supports for Community Living is a home and community-based waiver under the Kentucky Medicaid Program and was developed for Kentucky residents as an alternative to institutional care for individuals with mental retardation or developmental disabilities.
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