Encompass Physicians and staff are pleased that you have selected us to care for you and your family. Our Board Certified Family Physicians are trained to care for all of your family’s health care needs with access to organized network of specialty Physicians ready to serve you close to your home here in East County. Encompass Medical Group Physicians participate in almost all major PPO and HMO insurance programs.
Since 1991, the Encompass Network has continually served the East County Communities of La Mesa, El Cajon, Spring Valley, Rancho San Diego, Lemon Grove, and San Diego’s Mid City region with the finest in medical care and local market knowledge. Encompass is proud of its long affiliation with Alvarado Hospital and Sharp Grossmont Hospital. Our doctors are on staff at both hospitals and use both facilities in accordance with your insurance plan.
Our group allows you choose a Primary Care Physician to manage your health care needs. Our primary care physicians are all Board Certified in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine and are located in convenient locations in East County to best serve you and your family. Should you require a specialist, ask one of our representatives for a list of our 80+ specialty physicians in the Encompass Network.
Family physicians are a recognized medical specialty requiring years of additional post graduate training. Our Family Physicians are trained in all major medical areas. They diagnose and treat the full range of problems. They know when to treat you, and when to bring in another specialist you can trust. Our family physicians know that you're not just a collection of parts, symptoms or conditions. You're a whole person and they treat you like one. Family physicians practice today's medicine with knowledge of the most up-to-date treatments and technologies with Continuing Medical Education that means our family physicians are experts at applying the latest medical breakthroughs to the everyday care of their patients.
Our focus is preventive medicine. We believe that preventing a health problem is better than having to overcome one. We seek to help you make the right health choices...to keep you and your family healthy.
Our Encompass Network’s Primary Care Physicians names and their locations are listed on the Physicians page. For more information, please look over our Web site, efpmg.com, or call our main number at 619-660-6212 anytime 24 hours / 7 days a week to be auto connected* to any of our physician offices; or if you have questions connected to the appropriate Administrative Staff, all of whom stand ready to serve you.
*Our main number 619-660-6212 will connect you via a menu to any of our Primary Care Physicians offices or Administrative Staff. Listen carefully for the options presented to you. Then select from the following options:
Please find the attached Patients Bill of Rights – our commitment to providing the level of care we would ask for ourselves or a member of our own family. There is also a general insurance guide to check hospital affiliation for our Managed Care HMO plans.
We are here to serve you. Thank you for choosing Encompass Family Physicians Medical Group.
To your good health, sincerely,
The Professional Staff at Encompass
*1 Encompass Family Physicians Medical Group (EFPMG), was incorporated in 1991 and is affiliated with Encompass Medical Group (EMG), incorporated in 1999. The two entities, EFPMG and EMG operate conjointly to provide Fee For Service (FFS) and Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) services respectively are referred to and known as ENCOMPASS. Another entity operating in San Diego, calling itself "Encompass Family and Internal Medicine Group" (EFIMG) operating since 2007, is not affiliated with nor sanctioned by Encompass.