Family Medicine with OB

Get pregnancy care from the same doctor who provides primary care to you and your family at Essentia Health.

What’s Family Medicine with OB?

Family medicine with OB (obstetrics) doctors provide comprehensive health care to people of all ages. They also care for women during pregnancy and deliver babies.  

After your baby’s birth, your doctor can continue to care for you, your new baby, and other family members throughout your lives. Learn more about pregnancy and birth care at Essentia.

General & Preventive Care

Depend on your family doctor for routine care, including:

  • Physical examinations
  • Vaccinations
  • Screening tests
  • Family planning/birth control
  • Health education on nutrition and exercise
  • Male-and female-specific health concerns

Care for Illness & Injury

Turn to your family doctor for diagnosis and treatment of common illnesses and injuries, including:

  • Ear infections
  • Minor burns
  • Sinus infections
  • Skin conditions, like rashes or warts
  • Sprains and strains
  • Strep throat

Managing Chronic Conditions

Partner with your family doctor to manage long-lasting conditions, including:

  • Asthma
  • Bone and joint conditions, like arthritis
  • Diabetes
  • High blood pressure
  • Heart disease
  • Mental health concerns, like anxiety and depression

3 Ways to Make an Appointment

  1. Find your primary care provider and schedule online 24/7.
  2. View available appointments with primary care providers near you and schedule online 24/7.
  3. Call 844-663-1068 to speak with a scheduler Monday-Friday 8 am to 5 pm.