Family Medicine is the medical specialty, which provides comprehensive health care. The scope of family practice encompasses treatment for all ages and persons regardless of the disease or illness and promotes health awareness for the entire body. A family physician is trained in all areas of the medical specialties. It is the goal of the family practitioner to integrate the mind, body, and spirit to provide the very best in care for their patients. In addition to practicing Holistic Medicine, the family practitioner promotes good health by initiating preventive medicine. In summary, a family physician is a highly qualified medical specialist who learns the patient’s entire medical history and utilizes it to chart a complete regimen of caring for the whole body for life to ensure the patient’s best health and well-being.