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Tampa General to Open Primary Care Center in Pasco Next Week

Published: Oct 8, 2014

By Tampa General Hospital


TAMPA, FL (Oct. 8, 2014) - Tampa General Hospital (TGH) is set to open its first primary care facility outside of Hillsborough County. On Oct. 13 the Tampa General Medical Group (TGMG) Family Care Center Trinity in Pasco County will become the hospital’s twelfth primary care location. The office is located at 2433 Country Place Blvd., Trinity and will be open Monday – Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Services include immunizations, physicals, and management of chronic health conditions like high blood pressure and diabetes. The office is also the first TGMG Family Care Center to offer on-site physical therapy for adults. Licensed physical therapists will be available beginning Oct. 27, Monday – Friday from 8:30 to 5 p.m. Joyce Thomas, MD, who is board certified in internal medicine, will provide medical care to patients 18 years old or older. She previously worked at the Family Care Center [[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"1521","attributes":{"class":"media-image alignright wp-image-8669 size-full","typeof":"foaf:Image","style":"","width":"160","height":"200","alt":"Joyce_Thomas-WEB"}}]]Kennedy in Tampa. Her former patients may see her at the Trinity location, or choose another physician at the Kennedy office. Dr. Thomas is a graduate of the Clinical School of Medicine, University of Tasmania, in Australia. She completed her medical residency at Rochester General Hospital in New York and a fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, FL. Call (813) 844-8200 to make an appointment with Dr. Thomas or for physical therapy. For a full list of TGMG Family Care locations and physicians, visit www.tgmg.org.