Welcome to Sarasota’s foremost primary and specialty care medical group. Backed by the tradition and strength of the Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, First Physicians Group of Sarasota is more than 200 providers strong—physicians and advanced practice providers known and trusted in Sarasota for years.
Our doctors have been carefully selected, with many of the best physicians invited to join. Their backgrounds include some of the most prestigious universities in the nation. They are Board-Certified or Board-Eligible and specialize in:
Bariatric Surgery, surgical procedure causing weight loss
Dermatology, disorders of the skin, hair and nails
Endocrinology, physiology and medicine concerned with endocrine glands and hormones
Family Practice, primary care for the whole family
Gastrointestinal Oncology, diagnosis and treatment of tumors and cancers of the gastrointestinal system and other GI malignancies
General Surgery, minimally invasive and traditional surgical treatments for diseases and conditions of the abdomen, breast and soft tissues
Geriatric Medicine, focuses on health care of elderly people to promote health by preventing and treating diseases and disabilities in older adults
Gynecology, routine care for women, including treatment for disorders such as ovulation and cervical problems
Gynecologic Oncology, diagnosis and treatment of tumors and cancers of the female reproductive system
Hospitalist, dedicated inpatient physician who works exclusively in the hospital
Internal Medicine, diagnosis and treatment of treat non-surgical diseases
Neurology, study and treatment of disorders of the nervous system
Observation Medicine, management of selected patients for a time frame of 6 to 24 hours to assess their need for inpatient admission
Obstetrics, delivery of babies and related surgeries
Orthopedic Trauma, treatment of traumatic orthopedic injuries including fractures, post traumatic limb salvage, and post-traumatic infections
Pain Medicine, prevention of pain, and the evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of persons in pain
Palliative Medicine, specialized medical care for people with serious illness focused on providing relief from the symptoms and stress of a serious illness
Pediatrics, treatment and care for newborns, infants, children and adolescents
Perinatology, high-risk pregnancy, also known as maternal-fetal medicine
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, medicine that aims to enhance and restore functional ability and quality of life to those with physical impairments or disabilities
Plastic Surgery, process of reconstructing or repairing parts of the body by the transfer of tissue, either in the treatment of injury or for cosmetic reasons
Psychiatry, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mental health and emotional problems
Urology, medical and surgical care in the diagnosis and treatment of male and female urinary conditions
First Physicians Group of Sarasota, a medical group practice part of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, is committed to providing the highest quality health care to our patients in the communities we serve.
To be a cohesive medical group providing medical services that are patient-focused and maintain the integrity of the doctor-patient relationship. Our goal is to provide the highest standards of care and dedication to quality patient outcomes. We are committed to patient satisfaction, empowerment of our employees, sound management and integrity in all our activities such that we will be viewed as the premier medical group by those we service.
Quality – in all our work and the services we provide to those who seek our care.
Integrity – in all our activities with our patients, customers and each other.
Caring – an attitude that will permeate our professional services.
Cooperation – among our employees and professional colleagues
Respect – for our patients, employees and other business partners.
Innovation – continuously seeking creative ways to improve our work.