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  • In Honor of Memorial Day.  ALL SCHC Clinics/Offices will be CLOSED, Monday, May 29th. 

    We will reopen Tuesday, May 30th.

    Thank you!

     

  • Medical

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  • Suncoast Community Health Centers, Inc. provides comprehensive medical services to the entire family.
     
    Trust Suncoast’s team of experts for routine check-ups, pregnancy care, school and sports physicals, immunizations, and treatment of acute and chronic illness.

     

  • Did you Know? On average, smokers die 13 to 14 years earlier than non-smokers - FL Dept of Health

  • Adult/Internal Medicine Adult/Internal Medicine

    Some services include:

    • Acute Care, including Treatment of Cold, Flu, Sore Throat, & Fever 
    • Management of Chronic Illness 
    • General Wellness Physicals
    • Women’s Health

     
    Locations that offer Adult Medicine:

     

     
    Management of Acute and Chronic Illness
    As providers, our expertise is in the management of acute and chronic diseases in all ages.
     
    Acute Care:
    If you are sick and need to be seen quickly, we will be happy to accommodate your needs. Our goal is to provide same-day or next-day care for acute problems based on the severity of your symptoms. We reserve appointments on a daily basis for walk-in visits. If you have a question about whether or not you need to make an appointment, please call (813) 653-6100 and our knowledgeable staff will be delighted to help.
     
    Chronic Disease Care:
    Our team of providers have years of experience in caring for patients with chronic diseases. Some of the most commonly seen chronic diseases include the following:
    • Diabetes - routine diabetic office visits every 3-6 months, diabetes and nutrition education, labs, and foot exams
    • Hypertension - blood pressure screenings, diet and nutrition education, labs, and management of anti-hypertensive medications
    • High Cholesterol – evaluation for Coronary Artery Disease and stroke risk, medication management, education for lifestyle changes including diet and exercise
    • Asthma – routine office visits, medication management, and Asthma Action Plans
    • Heart Disease – medication management, education, and coordination of care with Cardiologists
    • Osteoporosis – education, medication management, and referrals for bi-annual bone density screening
    • Arthritis – medication management, care for acute flare ups, and labs

     

  • Did you Know? 65% of adults in FL are at an unhealthy weight – FL Dept of Health

  • Family Medicine Family Medicine

    Finding time to schedule Mom’s check-up, Dad’s flu shot and the kids’ wellness exams can be a tough task. Suncoast offers family care services under one roof, leaving you more time for work and play!
     
    Common conditions that we treat include:

    • Asthma
    • Hypertension
    • Diabetes

     
    Some services include:

    • Routine Check-Ups
    • Acute Care, including Treatment of Cold, Flu, Sore Throat, & Fever 
    • Immunizations 

     
    Locations that offer Family Medicine:
     

     

    Comprehensive Care for the Whole Family
    Suncoast Community Health Centers, Inc. offers internal medicine, pediatrics, obstetrics, gynecology and various support services using community-based medicine. Our comprehensive approach ensures that the whole family receives outstanding care, many times by a team of two or more providers.

    For adult patients, the Center provides primary care delivered by physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants and services include: general wellness exams, acute and chronic illness management, immunizations, lab, pharmacy, and many outreach and support services. 

    Our obstetrics/gynecology team, consisting of physicians, midwives and nurse practitioners specialize in comprehensive women’s health services, family planning, and obstetrics. Our team provides women’s care for all stages of life, from adolescent to geriatric.

    Our pediatrics program consists of a team of pediatricians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners. We offer routine check-ups and acute care for the cold and flu as well as family immunology assessments.

    All patients, including children, adolescents and adults have access to social services, nutrition and health education services.


     

  • Pediatric Medicine Pediatric Medicine

    Common conditions that we treat include:

    • Ear Infections
    • Strep Throat
    • Chicken Pox
    • Asthma
    • Allergies and Rashes
    • Diabetes

     
    Services include:

    • Routine Check-Ups
    • Treatment of Cold, Flu, Sore Throat, and Fever
    • Child Health Education and Counseling
    • School & Sport Physicals
    • Immunizations
    • Same day sick appointments available (most locations)

     
    Locations that offer Pediatrics:


     

  • Did you Know? Experts recommend 75 to 100 grams of protein per day during pregnancy. – American Pregnancy Association

  • Women's Health Women's Health

    We provide comprehensive health care to women of all ages, including adolescents, with a focus on total body and mind wellness. We individualize care for each woman and evaluate health issues unique to every stage of life.
     
    Our services include:

    • Free Pregnancy Test
    • Routine annual well-woman visits, which include a full health evaluation, pap test, and breast exam
    • Osteoporosis education and treatment
    • Referrals for mammograms and colon cancer screening
    • Menopause education and treatment
    • Comprehensive cardiovascular risk assessment
    • Treatment of menstrual irregularities, pelvic pain, pelvic infections
    • and other gynecologic problems
    • Contraception and contraceptive education
    • Preconception Counseling
    • Sexually transmitted disease testing and treatment

     
    Locations that offer Women’s Health Services:
    Brandon Community Health Center (coming soon Title X)
    Palm River Community Health Center (also Title X)
    Plant City Family Care (also Title X)
    Ruskin Community Health Center (also Title X)
    SCHC Women’s Care Lakeland
    Tom Lee Community Health Center (also Title X)
    Wimauma Community Health Center

  • Obstetrics Obstetrics

    The best prenatal care under the sun!


    Whether you are a current patient or are looking for an obstetrical provider, Suncoast would be honored to have you as our patient. Pregnancy can be a challenging yet rewarding time in a woman's life.

    For nearly thirty-five years, Suncoast has been caring for and delivering pregnant women throughout southern and eastern Hillsborough County, Florida. From your first OB visit through labor and delivery; our goal is to help make your pregnancy a pleasant, memorable and healthy experience.

    You have enough on your hands with your pregnancy; let our experienced, caring, and professional healthcare providers help you through it.


     

  • Did you Know? Over 1 in 8 high school students did not use any contraception to prevent pregnancy during their last sexual intercourse. – US Dept of Health & Human Services

  • Title X/Family Planning Title X/Family Planning

    As a Title X/Family Planning provider, Suncoast offers education and health care to men and women, including minors, enabling them to select the contraceptive method that is best for them. Title X prevents unwanted pregnancies and gives individuals choices over their reproductive lives.
     
    Some services include:

    • Most FDA approved birth control (e.g. birth control pills, patches, and condoms)
    • Emergency contraception and follow-up
    • Free pregnancy testing
    • Screening and treatment for sexually transmitted diseases, cervical cancer, and female-related infections
    • HIV testing
    • Counseling related to pregnancy, STDs, and HIV 
     
    Locations that offer Title X services:
    Brandon Community Health Center  (coming soon)
    Palm River Community Health Center
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