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Primary Care Physician in Wylie, TX

Mercy Medical Clinic has both male and female primary care physicians dedicated to providing you with a higher quality of health care services. We offer a variety of services such as preventive care, chronic disease treatment and more. Call us today or request an appointment online.

Primary Care Physician in Wylie, TX
Primary Care Physician in Wylie, TX

It is very reassuring to have a primary care physician whom you can trust when experiencing worrisome symptoms or looking for medical advice. Having a physician in your corner who knows your medical history goes a long way to helping you make smart choices regarding your health. At Mercy Medical Clinic, both of our primary care physicians are accepting new patients. They would love to meet you and take you on as a client if you so desire!

How do I find a primary care physician?

Finding a primary care physician can be a bit overwhelming, especially when considering the number of primary care physicians available, the variety of specialties they have, and knowing with which physicians you will feel comfortable. The most important thing when you are looking to partner with a primary care physician is that you feel comfortable and able to trust your physician. Factors that might influence your level of comfort with a primary care physician might include the gender of the physician, their age, their specialty, or their background. Start by asking friends, family, and co-workers about their primary care physicians, who they would recommend, and the reason for their specific recommendation. After you have compiled a list of prospective primary care physicians, you can check out what other people have said about them on websites such as RateMDs.com. After this, you should prioritize which primary care physicians are highest on your list, and start inquiring about their offices’ availability and whether they are accepting new patients.

As for us at Mercy Medical Clinic, we highly recommend either of our physicians, both of whom are accepting new patients. Dr. Fauzia Khalida Osama, M.D. and Dr. Tanvir Ahmad, M.D. are both board-certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. If you would like to read up on their specialties and get a feel for who they are as people, visit our Meet Us page! Our physicians are very personable and are dedicated to providing the utmost compassionate and expert care to all of their patients.

What can you do if you don’t have a primary care physician?

If you don’t currently have a primary care physician and require urgent medical attention for an issue that is not life-threatening, don’t worry! That scenario is precisely the purpose for which walk-in clinics are designed. Luckily, we accept walk-in appointments here at Mercy Medical Clinic for any patients that do not have primary care physicians or are unable to see their primary care physician in a timely fashion. If you or your loved ones are experiencing a life-threatening medical emergency, you must go to the nearest emergency room. Neither walk-in clinics nor primary care clinics are designed to treat such situations.

Should I go to urgent care or primary care?

This question is a good one! If you are unable to see your primary care physician promptly for a medical concern that is urgent but not immediately life-threatening, then urgent care is the best way to go. That said, if you can see your primary physician promptly, or can wait until they are available, it is best to do so. Your primary care physician will have an intimate familiarity with your medical history that an urgent care doctor will not have. As such, they will have more information available to them for how best to provide you with medical care. Fortunately, we offer both urgent care and primary care services at Mercy Medical Clinic! Thus, if you are a client of ours, you don’t have to venture to an unfamiliar urgent care clinic when you are unable to see your primary care physician. We can still serve you here at Mercy Medical Clinic in a friendly and familiar environment!

We welcome you to come to Mercy Medical Clinic if you are looking for a primary care physician! If you would like to book an appointment with us, we would love to meet you. You can either book an appointment online or by phone. Our clinic is located at 615 S Highway 78 Suite 100 in Wylie, Texas. You can reach us Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.