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UF Health General Medicine – Jacksonville

UF Health General Medicine – Jacksonville
NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home
655 West 8th Street
1st Floor, Ambulatory Care Center
Jacksonville, FL 32209
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

University of Florida faculty internists at UF Health General Medicine – Jacksonville offer comprehensive primary care services for people ages 16 to seniors. Services include acute and urgent medical care, cancer screenings, common immunizations and vaccines and routine health maintenance. Additional services include management of the following medical conditions:

  • Asthma
  • Chronic lung disease
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Dementia
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Dyspeepsia and gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • Fibromyalgia
  • High cholesterol
  • High blood pressure
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Chronic anticoagulation
  • Migraine headaches
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Seizure disorders
  • Stable coronary artery disease
  • Thromboembolic disease
  • Valvular heart disease

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Accepted Insurance

UF Health General Medicine – Jacksonville accepts most commercial insurance plans and many PPO plans. Click here to learn more.


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  • Linda R. Edwards, M.D.
    Associate Professor
    University Term Professor
    Senior Associate Dean for Educational Affairs; Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine; Associate Chair, Department of Medicine; Medical Director, Program for Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
    Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Alan K. Halperin, M.D.
    Specializes in Internal Medicine; Pain Medicine
  • Jeffrey G. House, D.O.
    Associate Chair, Education and Quality Improvement; Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency; Performance Improvement Officer
    Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Rafik Jacob, M.D.
    Assistant Professor
    Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Brittany Lyons, D.O.
    Assistant Professor
    Associate Clerkship Director
    Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Carlos Palacio, M.D., M.P.H.
    Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency
    Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Elisa M. Sottile, M.D.
    Assistant Professor
    Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency; Clerkship Director
    Specializes in Internal Medicine
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