Mission Statement

The Department of Family Medicine at BronxCare Health System is driven to improve quality of life in the Bronx, one patient at a time.


Innovation - We create new solutions that continuously advance patient care.

Excellence - We work efficiently, using the highest and most up-to-date standards of care.

Individualized Care - We take a culturally competent approach to the whole person and the whole family.

Education - We teach and learn from each other in the spirit of lifelong inquiry.

Integrity - Through self-reflection we learn from our mistakes, and use these lessons to improve future performance while we hold ourselves accountable.

Social Responsibility – We are here to be the force of positive change in our diverse communities. 

Nurturing - We will advance and promote a culture of diversity, growth, transparency and holistic care to our patients, staff and trainees. 

Collaboration – In working together toward a common vision, we will value the contributions of all team members within the hospital, department and our community of partners.

The Department of Family Medicine is committed to providing outstanding, comprehensive and continuous care to people of all ages and backgrounds.  The Department is a dynamic program dedicated to the education of medical students, residents, and attending physicians at the highest levels. The Department is proud of our commitment to cutting edge health care and truly innovative programs designed to change the lives of people we serve and care for.