A member of our primary care team, Umer Hashmi, MD, is board certified in Family Medicine. He provides care to people of all ages for a broad range of health conditions, including diabetes and high blood pressure. He enjoys working with patients to prevent disease and is trained to perform a number of in-office procedures such as skin tag removal, shoulder injection, and wart treatment. Dr. Hashmi earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from American University of the Caribbean, St. Maarten, and completed his Family Medicine residency at Houston Methodist Hospital in Texas. A member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and American Medical Association, he enjoys travel and basketball.
Family Medicine is a primary healthcare specialty concerned with preventing, diagnosing and treating a wide variety of ailments in patients of all ages, incorporating training in Surgery, Psychiatry, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Pediatrics and Geriatric Medicine. It is based on knowledge of the patient in the context of family history and the surrounding community.