Adult Medicine

Mariposa’s adult medicine department is staffed by internal medicine physicians, who are trained specifically in adult medicine, family practice physicians, who have chosen to dedicate themselves primarily to taking care of adults, and family nurse practitioners, who also provide medical care to adults.

Our adult medicine providers have special skills and training in diagnosing and helping patients manage chronic conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, arthritis, heart disease, etc.  Adult medicine providers offer comprehensive out-patient and in-patient medical services.

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Women’s care is a particular focus at Mariposa, particularly reproductive and gynecological health care. The professional team of providers in the Ob/Gyn department consists of three obstetrician/gynecologists. We are committed to offering a superior level of obstetrical and gynecological care for all women. Services include:

  • Breast and cervical cancer screening
  • Prenatal and postpartum care
  • Regular deliveries and C-Sections
  • Comprehensive gynecological care, including mammograms, colonoscopies, biopsies and gynecological surgery
  • Pregnancy testing
  • 24 hour obstetrical coverage
  • Family planning
  • Childbirth classes
  • Infertility assessments
  • Breast feeding training and support

Our Ob/Gyn department has a very close working relationship with the Community Health Services department (Platicamos Salud). Community Health Services has developed a national reputation for the excellent educational services offered to women in our communities. Please go to the Community Health Services section under SERVICES to see a comprehensive list of services.

Pediatrics

Mariposa’s excellent pediatric department is staffed by four board certified pediatricians and a board certified family practice physician, who are completely dedicated to their patients and their families. From birth through adolescence, our physicians provide excellent comprehensive care to our children. In addition to regular well child exams that include screening for vision, hearing anemia, lead exposure, etc., we also provide complete immunizations. Mariposa’s pediatricians also specialize in managing difficult medical conditions that may require careful monitoring and follow-up.