Family Medicine (FM) or Family Practice is a medical specialty devoted to comprehensive healthcare for people of all ages. The specialist, i.e. the family physician, family doctor or family practitioner knows the roots in the family.
The doctor provides continuing and comprehensive healthcare for the individual and family across all ages, genders, diseases and parts of the body.
KG Hospital and Post Graduate Medical Institute, Coimbatore, has been recognized by the National Board of Examinations, New Delhi, to conduct DNB Programme in Family Medicine.