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Dr. Francisco J. Martinez-Wittinghan, MD, PhD

Dr. Francisco J. Martinez-Wittinghan, MD, PhD

Family Doctor

22 Years of Experience

Accepting patients

    Overview

    Francisco Martinez-Wittinghan, M.D., Ph.D., has been a family physician in North Florida for more than 11 years. He was born in Colombia, South America, and graduated from the Universidad del Rosario's Medical School in 1995. He moved to Stony Brook, New York, where he earned his doctorate in physiology and biophysics. Dr. Martinez-Wittinghan worked a few years as a researcher and returned to clinical work in the family residency program at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. During his last year of training, he was elected chief resident by his peers and program director. He is passionate about improving quality, team-based care and is currently completing his master's degree in health sciences informatics through the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. He believes that technology should be used to improve patient care and decrease the burden to health care professionals.Dr. Martinez-Wittinghan's unique training helps him focus on finding the cause, not just masking the symptoms of disease. He bases patient care on prevention and lifestyle changes that can have a lasting effect on health. He is very compassionate and enjoys counseling, teaching and listening to his patients. His areas of expertise include management of asthma, diabetes, habit modification, hypertension and preventive care. He and his family enjoy being involved with the community, bicycling, hiking, going to the beach and walking their dogs. Martin-Wittinghan speaks English and Spanish.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Family Doctor

    Education & Training

    Other Degree - Colegio Mayor De Nuestra Senora Del Rosario

    Other Degree - Colegio Mayor De Nuestra Senora Del Rosario, Facultad De Medicina

    Medical Procedures Performed

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    Insurances

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    Locations

    UF Health Family Medicine - Lem Turner

    1255 Lila Ave.

    Jacksonville, FL 32208

    (904) 383-1001

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    UF Health Family Medicine - Augustine Oaks

    11481 Old St. Augustine Road

    Suite 101

    Jacksonville, FL 32258

    (904) 633-0210

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Francisco Martinez-Wittinghan accepting new patients?

    Yes, Francisco Martinez-Wittinghan is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Francisco Martinez-Wittinghan offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Martinez-Wittinghan's office at (904) 383-1001 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Francisco Martinez-Wittinghan offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Martinez-Wittinghan's office at (904) 383-1001 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Francisco Martinez-Wittinghan speak?

    Francisco Martinez-Wittinghan speaks English.

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