Primary Care

Preventive care, health maintenance and treatment from the doctors you trust—now offering virtual visits

Your primary care physician plays a critical role in your everyday health. At Indiana University Health, our primary care physicians are here to help everyone in your family feel their best.

They get to know you and are ready to provide highly skilled care when you need it most.

Whether it’s time for a flu shot, an annual physical or treatment for symptoms that require attention, you can count on IU Health primary care physicians.

IU Health gives you more options for highly skilled primary care—when, where and how you need it.

Our primary care offices are conveniently located throughout the state. No matter where you live in Indiana, you can choose a location that is close to home.

We also make it easy for you to get the care you need on your schedule. We offer:

  • Same-day appointments
  • Extended hours
  • 24/7 online scheduling
  • Virtual visits you can access at home

To book a primary care appointment at a location near you, call 1.888.IUHEALTH.

Why IU Health for Primary Care

IU Health gives you more options for highly skilled primary care—when, where and how you need it.

Our primary care offices are conveniently located throughout the state. No matter where you live in Indiana, you can choose a location that is close to home.

We also make it easy for you to get the care you need on your schedule. We offer:

  • Same-day appointments
  • Extended hours
  • 24/7 online scheduling
  • Virtual visits you can access at home

To book a primary care appointment at a location near you, call 1.888.IUHEALTH.

Now Offering Virtual Visits

IU Health Primary Care offers virtual care for common conditions. Call 1.888.IUHEALTH to see if a virtual visit is right for your care, or click below to book online.

Call 1.888.IUHEALTH or Book Online

24/7 Online Scheduling

With our online scheduling tool, you can search for and book appointments anytime, day or night.

Book Online

Urgent Care on Your Schedule

With convenient hours and short wait times, IU Health Urgent Care offers the care you need for non-life-threatening illness or injuries when you need it. You can even save a spot in line ahead of time.

Find a Location Near You

Frequently Asked Questions

With offices throughout the state, we’re near you no matter where you live. Our providers offer same-day appointments for safe in-person care, as well as virtual visits you can access at home. Search online to find an IU Health primary care provider near you.

At IU Health, you’ll find hundreds of highly skilled primary care providers across Indiana. Search online to find a primary care provider accepting patients near you.

We offer routine wellness visits, preventive care, health screenings, treatment for chronic illnesses and more. Whatever your primary care needs may be, our primary care physicians provide complete healthcare services for you and your entire family.

As you search for a primary care provider, you may find different types of doctors. At IU Health, a variety of doctors offer primary care services. They include:

Family Medicine Doctors

Family medicine doctors provide you and every member of your family expert care during all phases of life—from birth, infancy and childhood through the teen years and adulthood.

Internal Medicine Doctors

Internal medicine doctors—also called “internists” or “general internists”—provide care focused on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of adult diseases. They treat adults 18 and older and cover all primary care concerns except surgery and obstetrics. Internists are trained to solve diagnostic problems and manage severe chronic illnesses. They refer patients to specialists, when necessary.

Pediatricians

Riley Children’s Health at IU Health provides high-quality, routine pediatric primary care for children of all ages, including newborns, children, adolescents and young adults. In locations that are close to home, our board-certified pediatricians offer expert care for every kid. That includes:

  • Well-child visits to keep an eye on your child’s growth and development
  • Get-to-Know-You visits for parents and expecting parents looking for a provider for their children
  • Sports physicals
  • Sick and acute care visits
  • Chronic disease management for conditions such as asthma, allergies, ADHD and diabetes
  • Prescription refills
  • Flu shots and other childhood vaccines
  • Vision and hearing screenings
  • Virtual visits
  • And more

OB/GYNs

IU Health provides specialized OB/GYN care for every phase of your life and health journey. From puberty onward, you will find care that is highly skilled, accessible and personalized to you and your needs. This includes:

Choosing a doctor who understands your concerns, your schedule and your health priorities is important. Your primary care provider is more than just a doctor to call when you’re sick. He or she can become a lifelong partner in your health and wellness.

Our online Find Providers tool can help you search for physicians by location, specialty, background and profile. With a range of subspecialties offered, you can find a primary care provider who meets your needs.

To help you decide whether a doctor is the right fit for you or your family, you can also schedule a Get-to-Know-You Visit. This free, 20-minute visit allows you to meet with a physician to determine if they are a good match for your needs. To schedule a Get-to-Know-You Visit with a primary care provider, call 1.888.IUHEALTH or use our My IU Health online scheduling tool.

Primary care is comprehensive care for you and your entire family. It includes routine wellness visits, preventive care, health screenings, treatment for chronic illnesses and more. Your primary care physician provides your primary care.

Urgent care is for non-life-threatening illness or injuries. Urgent care offers short wait times so you can be in and out as quickly as possible. A team of highly skilled providers at each IU Health Urgent Care location provides your urgent care.

Emergency care is for serious, complex or life-threatening medical emergencies. If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please call 911 or find the nearest emergency room. To better understand which care option is best for you and your loved ones, view our symptom guide.

Aug 12

A sign of hope: Patient receives special gift after appointment

Dr. Sofia Ligard and Medical Assistant Katherine Duncan were right where they needed to be when Gina Fisher walked into the office.

A sign of hope: Patient receives special gift after appointment image.

Patient Stories for Primary Care

Aug 12

A sign of hope: Patient receives special gift after appointment

Dr. Sofia Ligard and Medical Assistant Katherine Duncan were right where they needed to be when Gina Fisher walked into the office.

A sign of hope: Patient receives special gift after appointment image.