Family Medicine Specialist

Borum Family Health Clinic

Charles D. Borum, MD

Family Practice located in Natchez, MS

Choosing a family medicine clinic means selecting a team that understands the unique needs of each member of your family. At Borum Family Health Clinic in Natchez, Mississippi, board-certified physician Charles Borum, MD, and his dedicated team have a long history of treating patients of all ages, and they have a compassionate approach you’ll love. The team treats your family just like their own, which is why they have so many lifelong patients. Call the office today or use online scheduling for the best family medicine in Mississippi.

Family Medicine Q & A

What ages do family medicine doctors treat?

Family medicine doctors are appropriately named because they manage the health care of all members of your family. The Borum Family Health Clinic team has extensive training in the health and wellness needs of both children and adults of all ages, and they focus on bodywide health. 

The team can help you take steps to maintain good health, prevent illness, and manage problems as they occur. As your family’s health care home, the practice is the place you call with any health concerns, problems, or questions throughout your life.  

What kind of exams do you offer?

Borum Family Health Clinic offers specific exams for everyone, including children, teens, young adults, and seniors. In addition to regular wellness exams and physicals, the team also performs exams and screenings including:

  • Work physicals
  • Department of Transportation (DOT) physicals
  • Well-woman exams, including Pap smears
  • Men's health exams
  • Cancer screening
  • Vision screening
  • Hearing screening

If you need a specific type of exam for work, school, or some other reason, just ask the team for help and they'll personalize the exam for your needs. In addition to your exams and check-ups, Borum Family Health Clinic also treats virtually any health problem or challenge you and your family members may face.

What conditions do family medicine doctors treat?

As your family medicine providers, the Borum Family Health Clinic team treats a wide range of conditions in patients of all ages. The many conditions treated include:

  • Work injuries
  • Osteoporosis
  • Allergies
  • Smoking cessation
  • Respiratory illnesses like influenza, pneumonia, bronchitis, emphysema, and asthma
  • Fever, sore throats, sinus infections, and common colds
  • Ear issues, such as infections and wax impaction
  • Eye conditions, such as conjunctivitis
  • Sprains and strains
  • Sports and car accident injuries
  • Diabetes
  • High cholesterol, high blood pressure, and heart disease
  • Thyroid disease and endocrine abnormalities
  • Headaches, including migraines, and chest pain
  • Heartburn and gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • Nausea, vomiting, constipation, and diarrhea
  • Urinary tract infections (UTI)
  • Skin problems, including rashes and cancerous lesions, and laceration repair (stitches)
  • Arthritis
  • Obesity
  • Mental issues, such as anxiety, depression, and dementia
  • Strokes
  • Drug addiction
  • Sexually transmitted diseases and sexual dysfunction
  • Anemia
  • Fatigue

If you’re dealing with any problem that’s not listed here, just reach out to the team. They specialize in full-body medicine and can give you the specific advice and treatment you need. 

Book your family medicine care with a team that treats you like family. Call Borum Family Health Clinic or use the online scheduler today.