Primary Care Services

Your primary care physician is your healthcare “home base.” Your doctor knows your whole health history and is focused on your overall health over time. He or she can help you manage chronic disease, find the best specialists, and catch health issues early.

We have hundreds of board-certified physicians to choose from. You can book online today to set up your first appointment. For help, submit a physician request form or call 630-426-7172. We offer the latest technology, same day appointments and weekend and evening hours. You also have 24-hour access to your private health information through MyChart.

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What primary care is best for you?

Your family’s medical needs may be as simple as regular physicals, or more complex coordination of specialists. Though most of our doctors can treat your most common symptoms, it helps to understand the differences.

I need care for my whole family

When you need to arrange care for you and your family, a family medicine physician can be both the most convenient and most effective choice. Family medicine doctors are board-certified and have specific knowledge of the body at any age, from newborns to the elderly.

Family medicine doctors can also treat a wide variety of conditions, including ailments for which you would normally see a specialist. As you browse family medicine doctors, consider each doctor’s areas of focus to make the best match for your whole family.

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I need child-focused care

When you’re looking for care for your child only, you can choose a family medicine physician or a pediatrician. While a family medicine doctor treats patients of all ages, a pediatrician focuses specifically on newborns, infants, children and teens.

Our pediatricians are board-certified and specialize in the overall health of your child, providing both preventive care for healthy kids and treatment when kids are ill or injured. Pediatricians are trained in childhood diseases, development and emotional well-being.

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I need a doctor just for me

When you need a primary care physician for yourself, you can choose a family medicine doctor or an internal medicine physician. While family medicine doctors can treat patients of any age or life stage, internal medicine doctors specialize in the care of adults and teens, typically 16 years and older.

Some internists specialize in certain diseases, parts of the body or life stage, like diabetes management, sports medicine, and elderly care. Consider your health history, family history and known risk factors as you choose the internal medicine practitioner who is right for you.

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I want my doctor to perform annual women's care

Many family medicine and internal medicine physicians perform annual well-woman visits. If you choose this option, it is best to verify with the physician office.

Some insurance plans allow you to select an OB/GYN as your primary care provider. OB/GYNs are experts in the female reproductive system and are trained to care for women during pregnancy and childbirth, as well as manage any disorders of the female reproductive system. If you choose an OB/GYN to be your primary care provider, make sure to ask if they will serve that role. Some OB/GYNs prefer to have a family medicine or internal medicine physician provide care for issues not related to the reproductive system.

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I need care today

When you need care right away, we offer several convenient and cost-effective options.

Primary CareOffice visits are cost effective and the best option for non-emergent care. Use our next available search tool to find a doctor close to you.

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Walk-In ClinicsQuick care for minor illnesses and injuries, cold and flu symptoms, school and work physicals, and vaccinations. No appointment needed. You will be treated on a first-come, first-served basis by board-certified family nurse practitioners and physician assistants. Walk-In Clinics can treat patients 18 months and older.

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Immediate CareAdvanced care, same day for patients of all ages. No appointment is needed. Our Immediate Care Centers are a convenient option for non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries such as cuts, broken bones and high fevers. A team of board-certified physicians and specially-trained nurses can provide expert care for your unexpected urgent needs. Most locations also offer radiology and lab services as well as Occupational Health Services, including treatment of work-related illnesses and injuries.

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Emergency Room (ER) 24/7 board-certified emergency care and full hospital technology are available when you're experiencing possibly life-threatening symptoms such as chest pain, severe abdominal pain, stroke or neurological issues, or severe pain you've never experienced before. Emergency care is the most expensive option for same-day care and should not be used for symptoms easily treated at a Walk-In Clinic or an Immediate Care Center.

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The right same-day care could save you time, money and even your life*

Walk-In Clinic
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Primary Care
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Immediate Care
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Emergency Room
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*Cost varies based on your insurance coverage and provider