Family Medicine

Overview

Family practice physicians at University of Utah Health Care's Redstone Health Center provide a full range of care for the entire family from infants to adults. Care is focused around preventive measures, disease prevention and health promotion.

Services include the following:

  • Acute care
  • Preventive care
  • Routine exams
  • Health-risk assessments
  • Immunization
  • Screening tests
  • Personalized counseling on healthy lifestyles
  • Management of chronic illness

Our doctors create one-on-one relationships with patients to develop individualized care plans, and if necessary, have access to the broad range of specialty care providers of the University of Utah Health Care system.

Group appointments are also available so family members can all be seen on the same day.

Related Specialists

Joseph H. Berman, M.D.

Joe Berman, M.D., is a board-certified family medicine physician. He received his medical degree at the University of Maryland in 1990 and completed his residency at the University of Utah in 1993. His professional interests include sports medicine, preventive care, adolescent medicine, mental health, travel med... Read More

Specialties:

Family Medicine

Locations:

Redstone Health Center (435) 658-9262

Melissa S. Briley, PA-C, M.S.

Melissa Briley, M.S., P.A-C, is a physician assistant specializing in preventive medicine and family practice. She received a Master of Science degree in Nutrition and Food Science and went on to earn a physician assistant degree, both from the University of Utah. Her professional interests include preventive me... Read More

Specialties:

Family Medicine

Locations:

Redstone Health Center (435) 658-9262

Robert J. Evers, M.D.

Robert Evers, M.D., is a family medicine physician specializing in sports medicine. He received his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati in 1976. He went on to complete a residency program in family medicine at the University of Utah in the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine. Additionally, ... Read More

Specialties:

Family Medicine, Sports Medicine

Locations:

Redstone Health Center (435) 658-9262

Richard G. LaMere, M.D.

Richard Guy LaMere, MD, is a board-certifed physician specializing in pediatrics, adolescent medicine and family medicine. He received his medical degree from the University of California Sacramento, and completed a pediatric residency at David Grant Medical Center. Dr. LaMere’s professional interests include ca... Read More

Specialties:

Pediatric General Pediatrics

Locations:

Redstone Health Center (435) 658-9262
Redwood Health Center (801) 213-8841

Robert L. Speakman, D.O.

Robert Speakman, D.O., is a family medicine physician. Speakman received his bachelor of science degree from Brigham Young University in 1978 and his osteopathic medicine degree from Western University in 1983. Speakman is board-certified with the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians. His professional... Read More

Specialties:

Family Medicine

Locations:

Redstone Health Center (435) 658-9262
Redwood Health Center (801) 213-8841

Sandra L. Van Leuven, M.D., Ph.D.

Sandra Van Leuven, M.D., is a board-certified family medicine physician. She obtained her medical degree from Albany Medical College in New York and completed her residency in family medicine and preventive medicine at the University of California, San Diego. She is a member of the American Academy of Family Phy... Read More

Specialties:

Family Medicine

Locations:

Redstone Health Center (435) 658-9200