Family medicine is the medical specialty that provides continuing and comprehensive healthcare for the individual and family. The scope of family practice encompasses all ages and genders, each organ system and every disease entity.
We are a part of the Fairfax Family Practice Centers, which have many offices throughout Northern Virginia. All of our physicians are dedicated to providing medical care that is specifically tailored to your needs and the needs of your family.
FFPC is recognized as a Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). This innovative program to improve primary care encourages and facilitates partnerships between individual patients and personal physicians and, when appropriate, the patient’s family. FFPC is organized as a physician-led care team that provides for every patient’s health care needs and coordinates care across the healthcare system.
Fox Mill Family Practice was established in 1981 by Dr. Allen Howe. Dr. Steven Larson joined the group in 1983. Sherry Yuras, our nurse practitioner and diabetes specialist, joined in 1995, Dr. John Youk started in our practice in August 2004 and Dr. Heather Stec joined the practice in December 2008.
Understanding Other Fairfax Family Practice Locations
Over the years, Fairfax Family Practice has grown to become the largest primary care group in the area, with more than 100 providers which include physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and family medicine residents at 13 convenient office locations.
Fairfax Family Practice Centers is a group of innovative, physician-owned and led medical organizations. We dedicate ourselves to providing quality healthcare in a continuing and compassionate partnership with our patients. We will educate our patients, physicians and other healthcare providers in an environment that fosters professional and personal well-being.
Please do not hesitate to reach out to any of our locations to schedule an appointment today. For a full listing of Fairfax Family Practice Centers locations, please visit our website here.
Patient-Centered Medical Home
A patient-centered medical home is a model of care where each patient has an ongoing relationship with a personal physician who leads a team responsible for that patient’s care. The physician-led care team provides for every patient’s healthcare needs and coordinates care across the healthcare system. View the “What is the Medical Home?” video by the Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative. Learn More >>
Fairfax Family Practice Centers and our patient-centered medical home approach to patient care was hightlighted in the Chicago Tribune. Read the Article>>
Core ValuesThe core values of our organization are those values we hold which we believe in and which shape the culture and foundation on which we perform work and conduct ourselves. These values are shared and stable; they guide how we behave and make decisions; they define the character of Fairfax Family Practice Centers.
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About Privia Medical Group
Our practice is a proud member of Privia Medical Group - a physician-led, multi-speciality, national medical group. The nation’s top primary care physicians and specialists came together to form Privia Medical Group and share in the mission of providing better, more coordinated care to patients.
Our group focuses on taking accountability for the health and wellness of the patients we serve. We use some of the latest advances in medicine to help our patients remain healthy and better manage disease by offering our patients access to innovative health management technologies, proactive team-based care, and an evidenced-based, patient-centered approach.
Here’s what sets Privia Medical Group apart from traditional practices:
- Nationally recognized top physicians and healthcare professionals
- Physician-led, high-performance medical group
- Unhurried, comprehensive visits, with time to develop the right care plan
- Personalized care that exceeds your expectations
- Collaborative, team-based medical group
- Staffed with Health Coaches, Nurse Educators, Pharmacists, and Care Managers
- Same-day/next-day appointments available
- Care reminders and alerts
- Check ins with clinical experts between your office visits
- Book appointments and renew prescriptions online
- Send and receive secure messages with your care team
- Secure access to electronic medical records
- Pay your invoices by credit card, securely and conveniently
State-of-the Art Security and Privacy
We go to extreme lengths to ensure our patients’ information remains confidential and secure.
Not only is our team trained in modern privacy standards (such as HIPAA and PCI compliance), but we also keep your information secure with Secure Socket Layer (SSL) data encryption, firewalls, secure servers (including 24/7 surveillance and biometric access), and many more measures to ensure your information won’t fall into the wrong hands.
To learn more about Privia Medical Group and find other Privia doctors, please visit our website