Our practice is a member of the Fairfax Family Practice Centers, which have been providing quality family practice care to Northern Virginia since 1971. Broadlands Family Practice is a family medicine group serving the needs of adults and children in the Broadlands/Ashburn and Brambleton communities. She refuses treatment from House after he demonstrates that giving her placebos, made to look like a drug which has certain side effects, makes her develop some of those side effects, thus proving that at least part of her problem is hypochondria.
Melanie keeps her pediatric skills active by working as needed at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta’s Hughes Spalding Emergency Department in downtown Atlanta. She graduated The University of Massachusetts Boston in 2017, where she received a Post Master’s Certificate and became Board Certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She then earned a Masters of Nursing from Emory University in 2013 and became Board Certified as a Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner.
She is a board certified physician assistant through the NCCPA and graduated from the Saint Louis University PA program with her Masters Degree. Rachel is a native of Atlanta, and so happy to be back in her home town practicing medicine with Family Practice Center. She is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner through the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
As a medical student, he was elected by his peers into the Gold Humanism in Medicine Society, and was awarded the Service to the Family of Man Award by Mercer’s department of Family Medicine in recognition of his humanistic and academic achievements. He completed his undergraduate degree at Sewanee: The University of the South, and medical school at Mercer University School of Medicine. He is board certified in both family and sports medicine.
Dr. Wheeler joined Family Practice Center in 2014. In May 2001, Dr. Schramm was nominated for the physicians category for the Georgia Health Care Heroes Awards. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Family Medicine and a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Dr. Schramm graduated from Harvard College and then earned his medical degree from Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey. Dr. Wheeler has served as Chairman of the Department of Family Medicine at Northside Hospital. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Family Practice and a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Dr. Wheeler completed residencies in Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts and in Family Practice at UCLA. He earned his medical degree from the University of Alabama Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama. He is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine.
Hundreds of patients trust Dr. Wheeler as a five star provider. Family Practice is an international journal aimed at practitioners, teachers, and researchers in the fields of family medicine, general practice, and primary care in both developed and developing countries. Japan has a free access healthcare system meaning patients can bypass primary care services.
41 The Japanese Medical Specialty Board define the standard of the specialty training programme for board-certified family doctors.