Family Health Center Services at MedStar Franklin Square in Baltimore

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Whether you are pregnant and need care through delivery and care for your child, an older adult needing specific treatment for your advanced years, or a child or adult with intellectual and developmental disabilities,  our specialists can help.

Learn more about our services, including: 

Women's Care

As healthcare decision makers of their family, women juggle multiple roles throughout their lives. The Family Health Center offers a full spectrum of services for women from adolescence to post-menopause, including:

• Well Woman Exams (pap smears, colposcopy, and other gynecological exams)
• Prenatal and maternity care
• Contraceptive maintenance
• Clinical breast exams
• Low risk vaginal delivery
• Evaluation for postmenopausal bleeding
• Adult physicals
• “Sick visit” care (cold, flu, urinary, and kidney infections)
• Cosmetic procedures (mole and cyst removal)
• Laceration repair and skin biopsies
• Treatment and management of:

– Hypo and Hyperthyroidism
– Depression and anxiety disorders
– Diabetes
– Hypertension
– Arthritis
– Obesity
– Heart disease
– Respiratory conditions (asthma and COPD)
– Other chronic conditions

• On-site pharmacy for quick prescription fill
• On-site blood testing and screenings
• Quick and easy appointment scheduling

Infant and Children Care

Emergencies don’t always happen during your doctor’s office hours. Whether you child has the occasional sniffles or needs a complete physical, the Family Health Center has expert faculty physicians, resident physicians and nurse practitioners to help you meet the healthcare needs of your infant, child or teen.

Services for infants include:

• Short term care for injuries
• “Sick visit” care (cold, flu, urinary, and kidney infections)
• Complete physicals (school, sports, and employment)
• Immunizations
• Well Woman Gyn exams for teens
• Contraceptive education and maintenance
• Treatment and management of:

– Acne
– Asthma
– Allergies and other respiratory conditions
– Childhood obesity
– Diabetes
– Other chronic conditions

• On-site pharmacy for quick prescription fill
• On-site blood testing
• On-site screenings
• Quick and easy appointment scheduling

Senior Care

The Family Health Center offers an array of outpatient services dedicated to helping seniors live and maintain healthy, active lifestyles. Specialty physicians, state-of-the-art diagnosing and treatment, on-site wellness and health information, and convenient appointment scheduling are just some
of the benefits available for seniors at the Family Health Center.

Other senior services include:

• Care for injuries and illness
• “Sick visit” care (cold, flu, urinary, and kidney infections)
• Treatment and management of

– Diabetes
– Hypertension
– Arthritis
– Obesity
– Heart disease
– Respiratory conditions (asthma and COPD)

• Adult physicals
• Adult immunizations
• Treatment for Alzheimer’s and other neurological conditions
• On-site screenings for: 

– Cancer
– Cholesterol
– Blood pressure
– Blood sugar

• On-site pharmacy for quick prescription fill
• Support groups
• Senior education and resource center
• Special appointment slots

Children and Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Specialty physicians, state-of-the-art diagnosing and treatment, focus on relationship building, support, and coordination of care makes the Family Health Center a great medical home for adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

By starting with a family physician, families avoid the problem of ever having to transition care. The advantage of having a family physician is maximized when your doctor serves as the provider for the entire family: advocating for the needs of caregivers, fostering healthy sibling development, and celebrating milestones.

Family physicians provide the most comprehensive care for acute and chronic conditions, psychological care to address mental health concerns, developing sexuality and the family environment, and preventive care from immunizations to nutrition and exercise prescriptions.

Services for adults and children with development disabilities include:

• Routine wellness exams
• “Sick visit” care
• Treatment and management of developmental disabilities including:

– Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
– Autism
– Birth defects
– Cerebral palsy
– Developmental delay
– Down syndrome
– Intellectual disabilities

• Adult and age appropriate screenings
• On-site pharmacy for convenient prescription refills
• Quick and easy appointment scheduling

Adults and Children with HIV/AIDS

Family physicians are experts in caring for patients and families through all stages of life. With focus on long-term care, relationship building, support to families, and care coordination, the Family Health Center is a great medical home for families, including children, adolescents and adults with HIV/AIDs. The goal of the center is to provide the best patient care and support the special needs of individuals being treated for HIV/AIDS.

Services include:

• Patient education
• Diagnostic tests and consultations
• Body mass assessment and nutritional counseling
• Routine wellness exams
• “Sick visit” care
• Referrals to:

– Medication services
– Outpatient surgical services
– Pain management
– Physical therapy
– Sleep management
– Smoking cessation
– Social services
– Support groups

• On campus pharmacy for convenient prescription refills
• Quick and easy appointment scheduling

Location Information

To schedule an appointment, please call 443-777-2000.

MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center
9101 Franklin Square Drive
Suite 300
Baltimore, MD 21237

 

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.