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Methodist Charlton Family Medicine Center

  • Category: Community Outreach Clinics
  • Location Type: Community Outreach Clinics

About This Location

The Methodist Charlton Family Medicine Center is the outpatient care and teaching center of Methodist Health System. The physicians on the medical staff specialize in family medicine – the medical specialty that provides continuing and comprehensive health care for individuals and families throughout the various stages of life, from childhood and adolescence to adulthood and geriatrics.

Services available at the Family Medicine Center include:

  • Treatment of acute illness in children and adults
  • Diabetes education
  • Exercise program development
  • Family planning/contraception
  • Fitness and dietary guidance
  • Comprehensive geriatric assessment
  • Gynecological care
  • Immunizations
  • Laboratory tests and routine x-rays on campus
  • Minor surgery including skin biopsies
  • Osteopathic manipulative therapy
  • Patient health and disease education
  • Physical examinations (insurance physicals, school physicals), and sports physical exams
  • Prenatal care
  • Preventive health care
  • Sports medicine
  • Well baby and child care

*Dr. Ersland will be leaving her current practice at Methodist Charlton family Medicine Center effective 5/20/2022. You may see another physician in our practice or have your records transferred to another physician by calling (214)947-5400.*

Recognized NCQA Patient Centered Medical Home

The Methodist Charlton Family Medicine Center has the distinction of being awarded the NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home Certification

What is NCQA?

The National Center for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Seal is a widely recognized symbol of healthcare quality. Accredited providers face a rigorous set of more than 60 standards and must report on their performance in more than 40 areas in order to earn NCQA’s seal of approval. For consumers and employers, the seal is a reliable indicator that an organization is well-managed and delivers high quality care and service.

What is PCMH?

The Patient-Centered Medical Home is a model of care that puts patients at the forefront of care. PCMH providers build better relationships between people and their clinical care teams. For Primary Care Providers, recognition through NCQA’s Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Program is the highest standard in the industry.

Family Medicine Center physicians on the medical staff continue to care for patients while they are in the hospital. This maintains continuity and quality of care for patients seen in the Methodist Charlton Family Medicine Center.

To schedule an appointment at the Methodist Charlton Family Medicine Center in Dallas, Texas, please call 214-947-5400 and choose option one. A representative will take your information.

Download, review, and complete online patient information forms.

Fee structure for the Methodist Charlton Family Medicine Center in Southwest Dallas County

  • Every patient is expected to have a financial interest in their care. For patients who do not have insurance, the Family Medicine Center offers income-based discounts, as well as same-day payment discounts.

  • Unless prior arrangements have been made, each patient is required to make a minimum $30 copayment at the time of service.

  • The Methodist Charlton Family Medicine Center accepts most insurance plans including Medicare, Medicaid, and Secure Horizons.

Learn more about the Charlton Reads program here.

The Methodist Health System Family Medicine Residency Program was selected as a recipient of a 2012 American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) Foundation Pfizer Immunization Award in the award category of "Best Practices - Childhood Immunizations."

Texas law prohibits hospitals from practicing medicine. The physicians on the Methodist Health System medical staff are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Methodist Health System, Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Methodist Charlton Medical Center, Methodist Mansfield Medical Center, Methodist Richardson Medical Center, or any other affiliated institution.