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Understanding the difference between preventive and diagnostic care helps with scheduling appointments and avoids surprises in your medical bill.

By uclahealth • December 7, 2022

“We’re a community practice close to home,” declared Ukarjit Kaur, clinic manager of the UCLA Health Burbank Primary & Specialty Care clinic. “I think it’s ...

By uclahealth • August 28, 2019

A study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) involving more than 70,000 Americans found that having a primary care physician (PCP) may improve ...

By uclahealth • July 17, 2019

I'm one of the very lucky patient to have Dr. Janet Pregler as my primary physician. She's been my doctor for over 25 years. She ...

By Zumbamom2016 • April 1, 2019

We are all at risk for developing health conditions, such as diabetes, heart disease and cancer ...

By uclahealth • January 14, 2019

Health care today is a complex enterprise, best delivered by a team. And at the head ...

By uclahealth • October 23, 2018

As kids, most of us saw a doctor every year for a physical. But come early ...

By uclahealth • August 3, 2018

Dear Doctor: I'm a 45-year-old man without any major medical problems. Is it worth it for me to get yearly physicals with my primary care ...

By Ask the Doctors • March 14, 2018

Your primary care provider is an important partner for improved health and well-being. Whether you’re looking for your first provider, have changed insurers or ...

By uclahealth • February 6, 2018