A doctor examines a girl's ear during a family medicine visit.

Your health, your team

Family medicine physicians at Mayo Clinic provide ongoing primary care and comprehensive medical evaluations for patients of all ages who live in Florida, Minnesota and Arizona. People turn to Family Medicine for a wide range of medical, health and wellness concerns, for example, cuts, sprains, broken bones, short-term illness, annual health evaluations, diabetes, high blood pressure and preventive care.

Other common diagnostic and surgical procedures performed in the Family Medicine specialty include:

  • Allergy injections
  • Biopsy and excision of skin lesions
  • Flu shots and immunizations
  • Incision and drainage of abscesses
  • Intrauterine device (IUD) placement and removal
  • Joint injections
  • Lab services
  • Minor surgery, including vasectomy and circumcision
  • Newborn and well-child care
  • Norplant placement and removal
  • Obstetrics, including prenatal care, delivery and postpartum care
  • Palliative care
  • Physical exams for sports, school and summer camp
  • Special procedures such as flexible sigmoidoscopy, colposcopy and bone densitometry
  • Treadmill testing
  • Women's health services, including breast exams, mammography, Pap smears and pelvic exams

See department pages at each Mayo location. Includes lists of doctors:


Family Medicine


Family Medicine


Family Medicine

April 13, 2019