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How do you find local doctors and clinics?

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WebMD and Healthgrades provide online directories of doctors within a local area. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services provides an online search tool to find local health care clinics.

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How do you find local doctors and clinics?
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To find a doctor using WebMD's physician directory, click the Doctors link on WebMD.com. Enter the name of a doctor or specialty into the Search by Name or Specialty box and location information into the Enter Zip Code or City, State box. After clicking the Find Physician button, the website displays a list of physicians that match the entered search criteria.

To find a doctor on Healthgrades.com, enter your search criteria into the Doctor Name, Specialty, Condition or Procedure box on the website's homepage. Next, enter location information into the Location box and click the Search icon. The website provides a list of doctors that match the search criteria in the specified area.

To find a health care clinic, use the Find a Health Center online tool at FindAHealthCenter.HRSA.gov. Select a search radius from the drop-down menu and enter location information into the Enter Zip Code, City or State box. After clicking the Search icon, the website displays a list of health care clinic locations, as well as an interactive map of locations.

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