Family Medicine - Primary Care - General Practitioner

Family Medicine

Family Medicine & Primary Care in Santa Fe & Albuquerque

Friendly, Unhurried, Comprehensive Care from a Doctor, Not a Corporation.

The health care system in New Mexico can be unresponsive and overwhelming. You deserve a relationship with a general practitioner who engages in your health and is available when you need them.

A doctor who focuses not only on disease management, but on prevention and your full wellness too. You'll love Southwest CARE center’s unhurried, personal approach to health. It's primary care that fits your life. Primary care you can trust!

Southwest CARE Center gives you a choice for a better, more personal relationship with your doctor.

We aren’t big box, we’re a passionate non profit that believes in providing comprehensive healthcare to our patients without making them worry about costs.

Each of our patients gets a case manager who pulls all of our specialists together to create a custom care team to tackle your particular needs. So it’s never one doctor alone covering your case.

It's time to find a primary care doctor in Santa Fe.

Southwest Care Center Providers

Give us a call today and start getting care from a real doctor who CARES.

Call (505) 954-1921


The new family medicine services at SCC offer expanded access to essential health care in Santa Fe. The center opened in January 2013 to fill the critical need for primary care in the community, and is available to receive patients from across lifespans and from all walks of life, including pediatrics and geriatrics. It is inclusive of anyone seeking a primary care physician and provides exceptional medical services for the whole family. In addition to providing primary care, the center offers comprehensive sexual health services in a judgment free environment, travel medicine and free, anonymous, rapid HIV and Hepatitis C screening. Family Medicine primary care is overseen by Southwest CARE Center Chief Medical Officer,Sarah Fatlnd, DO, and Associate Medical Director, Michael Palestine, MD. The facility staff includes Ira Berkowitz, MD, and Suzanne Gagnon, Family Nurse Practitioner.