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    Patrick Meehan

    Patrick J. Meehan, M.D.

    Family Medicine

    (Board Certified)
    Accepting new patients

    Offers My Health Online

    Westside Center
    1301 Mission Street
    2nd Floor
    Santa Cruz, California 95060
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    (831) 458-6300 

    Professional Interests

    Family Medicine
    Chronic pain, Culturally diverse patients, Depression, Pain management, Preventive care, Women's health

    Additional Information

    Public health

    Spoken Languages

    Spanish (Good)

    Personal Interests

    Dr. Meehan exercises regularly and enjoys spending time with his wife and children



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    Philosophy of Care

    Dr. Meehan specializes in care of the total patient: mind, body and spirit. He has considerable experience in managing behavioral, psychological, and mental health issues that can affect our physical health. As an example, he has treated many patients with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, and has a good understanding of the relationship between that condition and physical health problems that can be associated with it. In addition to being a board certified Family Physician, he completed a second residency in Preventive Medicine with the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). He is familiar with the science behind which preventive measures are supported by science.

    He believes in educating patients about their conditions and the options that are available, so that patients can participate meaningfully in decisions about their health care.

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