Family Medicine

When you want the best care for your family, count on ECU Physicians. We offer Family Medicine Care for your whole family in two locations: The Family Medicine Center and Firetower Medical Office. We hope you’ll think of us as your medical home. We will make sure you have the screenings, tests and follow-up appointments you need. We listen to our patients, answering your questions and making sure you feel comfortable.

Our physicians are experts you can trust. They are faculty of the Brody School of Medicine, nationally known for a mission of service and a commitment to excellence. We rank among the top medical schools nationally for family medicine programs. We are fully supported by the professionals and resources of Vidant Medical Center, a regional hospital with state-of-the-art medical technology and Level-1 Trauma Center.

We care for your family over the long term and carefully coordinate with specialists when needed. Our electronic medical records help us provide great care, by allowing physicians to quickly and easily share information about their patients.

Family Medicine Care include wellness and preventive care for adults, teenagers and children. We also provide:

  • yearly physicals and check-ups
  • regular screenings
  • care for sudden illnesses such as flu, rashes and injury
  • pregnancy services from before conception, through pregnancy, delivery and after birth
  • sports physicals and screenings
  • specialized geriatrics care
  • physical therapy
  • nutrition counseling and weight control programs
  • care for conditions such as diabetes, obesity, high blood pressure
  • help with quitting smoking
  • coordination of specialty care when needed
  • minor surgery
  • special procedures