Please NOTE: Masks are now optional when visiting all TPCA Offices as our community level is LOW.

NEW Lab Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 6:30am-5:00pm, closed Saturday and Sunday.

UPDATE: The Lab is transitioning to scheduled lab draw appointments. To book an appointment, please CLICK HERE.

Vote TPCA Today for Best of Tallahassee!

It’s that time of year again to vote for the Best of Tallahassee and we hope we have your vote! Voting is now available via the May/June issue of Tallahassee Magazine. Here are some important details to consider in submitting your vote: •    Voting is now electronic and each vote submission will require a[…]

Wendy Thompson, MD Relocation Notice

As of Monday, May 13th, the office of Dr. Wendy Thompson will be relocated to the address below: Wendy Thompson, MD Tallahassee Primary Care Associates, Family Medicine 1803 Miccosukee Commons Drive, Suite 202 Tallahassee, FL 32308 Ph: (850) 942-0180 Fax: (850) 942-0775 For questions regarding the move, please contact Dr. Thompson’s office directly. Thank you![…]

TPCA Welcomes Christine Crooms, APRN-C, FNP-C!

We would like to give a warm welcome to Christine Crooms, APRN-C! Christine is the newest member on the medical staff of Dr. Paul Hartsfield, Family Medicine Physician. Christine has been a part of the healthcare field for almost 10 years. Prior to attending nursing school, she obtained a bachelor’s degree in Family and Child[…]

TPCA Clinical Laboratory Recognized by COLA for Quality Laboratory Services

The Tallahassee Primary Care Associates (TPCA) Clinical Laboratory has met all criteria for Laboratory Accreditation by COLA, a national healthcare accreditation organization. Accreditation is given only to laboratories that apply rigid standards of quality in day-to-day operations, demonstrate continued accuracy in the performance of proficiency testing, and pass a rigorous on-site laboratory survey. The TPCA[…]

Upcoming Holiday Hours

Dear Patients, All TPCA offices will be closed on December 25th and January 1st in observance of Christmas and New Years Day. We wish you, your family, and friends a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Sincerely, – Your TPCA Family[…]

Thanksgiving Hours

In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, all TPCA offices will be closed on Thursday, November 22nd and Friday, November 23rd. Our lab will resume normal business hours on Saturday, November 24th. We wish you, your family and friends a very Happy Thanksgiving! -Sincerely, Your TPCA Family[…]

TPCA Now Offers CT Enterography Studies!

We are proud to announce the addition of CT Enterography to our menu of diagnostic studies. CT Enterography is a non-invasive technique for diagnosis of small bowel disorders. Indications for Enterography: To diagnose Crohn’s disease, and determine its location, severity and unexpected complications To identify bleeding sources within the small bowel To locate small bowel[…]

What Exactly is Breast Density?

Breasts are made up of lobules, ducts, fatty and fibrous connective tissue. Lobules are often referred to as glandular tissue. If you have dense breast tissue, you have more fibrous and/or glandular tissue and less fat in the breasts. Dense breast tissue may increase your breast cancer risk, but it’s not abnormal. In fact, it’s very common. […]

TPCA Welcomes Hope Ganas, APRN-C!

We would like to give a warm welcome to K. Hope Ganas, APRN-C to the TPCA Family! Hope is the newest member of the medical staff of Dr. Victoria Smith, Family Medicine Physician. Hope obtained her Masters of Science in Nursing from South University and has been a part of the healthcare field for 10[…]

ATTN Patients: Hurricane Michael and TPCA Office Closures

Dear TPCA Family, Due to the potential dangers of Hurricane Michael and the safety of our employees, all TPCA offices will be closed on Wednesday, October 10th. Unless otherwise communicated, we will resume normal business hours on Thursday, October 11th. Please check our Facebook page for future communication on TPCA office closings due to the[…]

Under Pressure: Stress, Anxiety and You

According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the United States. In fact, anxiety affects over 40 million Americans each year. The World Health Organization estimates that the number of new anxiety diagnoses has increased nearly 50% since 1990.[…]

TPCA Offices Closed on Labor Day

In observance of Labor Day, all TPCA offices will be closed on Monday, September 3, 2018. We will resume normal business hours on Tuesday, September 4th. We hope you enjoy celebrating with family and friends! -Sincerely, Your TPCA Family[…]

TPCA Welcomes Rebekah Simmons, PA-C!

We would like to welcome Rebekah Simmons, PA-C, to the TPCA Family! Rebekah is the newest member of the medical staff of Drs. Karl Hempel and Stacia Kutter Groll, Family Medicine Physicians. Rebekah obtained her Masters of Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Florida’s College of Medicine and has been a practicing PA for over 9 years.[…]

TPCA Closed on Independence Day

In observance of Independence Day, all TPCA offices will be closed on Wednesday, July 4, 2018. We will resume normal business hours on Thursday. We hope you enjoy celebrating the red, white and blue with family and friends! -Sincerely, Your TPCA Family[…]

TPCA Employee Appreciation Week 2018!

Last week was Employee Appreciation Week at TPCA and our offices celebrated in a big way! We are so thankful to have such great employees on our staff. Thank you Team TPCA for all that you do to make our company great! We wouldn’t be who we are without you. Sincerely, Your TPCA Family [one_fourth][/one_fourth][…]

I Know I’m Getting Older, But Is This Normal?

Most people reach their peak functioning at around age 30. Many adults who are over 65 are therefore not surprised when some body function is not what it was at 30. I am however quite often faced with a question by one of my older patients about a new symptom, skin appearance or a change in a sensation that seems to have just appeared from nowhere. The issue is often explainable and a popular response I get is “getting old is not for whimps” or something like that.[…]

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