**May 2021- Our current hours are 7:30am-5:00pm Monday-Friday. We will be closed on Saturdays until further notice. Our hours are subject to change daily, depending on our patient need.
  • EFFM has utilized electronic medical records since 2002.

  • E-prescribing: sends prescriptions electronically to the pharmacy of your choice to avoid long waits and improve patient safety.

  • Our goal in care is to provide same day or next day appointments between 7:30am and 5:00pm Monday-Friday


If you are switching to Blue Cross Blue Shield, please make sure you update your primary care provider to an EFFM provider. All of our providers are available to treat you under this new plan. For more details, please go to the following website www.azblue.com


One Stroke May Be Three Strikes – May 1, 2021
May is National Stroke Awareness month.  Responsible for one out of six deaths in the U.S. in 2018, the signs of stroke are worth being aware.  On average, according to the CDC, a stroke happens nationally once every forty seconds, and there is a death every four minutes, totaling almost 800,000 cases per year.  Stroke is responsible for more long-term disability than any other disease in the U.S. A stroke occurs when there is a compromise of circulation to the brain.  There are common health problems that increase the risk of developing a stroke.  High blood pressure, elevated cholesterol, diabetes, smoking,...