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Serving North Central Florida
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Skilled specialists for premium care.
SIMEDHealth has a proud tradition of offering convenient, affordable, quality health care in multiple specialty areas.
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First Care Urgent Care is a Full Service Occupational and Urgent Care Clinic.
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Multiple services, one health record.
SIMEDHealth combines primary care physicians, specialists, diagnostic and therapeutic services in an integrated team approach.

Latest News

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Nov 2019

Understanding Diabetes with Dr. Seth Perkins

By: Liz Whitehead | Tags: Dr. Seth Perkins, Diabetes Awareness Month, Primary Care

30.3 million people in the U.S. are living with diabetes. That's 1 in 11 people! November is American Diabetes Education Month, and we talked to Dr. Seth Perkins, one of our SIMEDHealth Primary Care Physicians serving our Lady Lake community. Dr. Perkins filled us in on the difference between the types of diabetes, what its symptoms are, and what patients can do to try and prevent diagnosis. 

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Oct 2019

Why Physical Therapy May Be a Better Pain Reliever Than Medication

By: Liz Whitehead | Tags: SIMEDHealth Physical Therapy, Fit For Life, Physical Therapy

According to the Health Services Research Journal, patients that use physical therapy as a first treatment saw 72% fewer costs than those who did not. This month is Physical Therapy Awareness Month, and we are taking the time to highlight SIMEDHealth Physical Therapy. We talked to David Ochs, a physical therapist at SIMEDHealth Physical Therapy, about what injuries can be treated with outpatient PT and how it compares against prescribed pain medication.