Primary care physician (pcp)

A definition of primary care physician (pcp).

What you need to know

A primary care physician is a doctor, sometimes called a family physician or general practitioner, who is typically your first point of contact for most health issues. Depending on the type of health plan you have, you may need a referral from a primary care physician to see a specialist.


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