At Middletown Familycare, our philosophy is to anticipate your needs and exceed your expectations. We are a family practice. We treat every member of your family, from newborn to seniors.
We provide annual physicals and well baby exams, women's health such as pap smears, family planning and birth control. We also provide allergy/asthma care, diabetic care, treat hypertension and perform prostate exams .
Our office deals with minor surgeries, skin biopsies, laser procedures, EKGs, lab work, spirometry, auto accidents/workers comp with chiropractic care and medically supervised weight loss programs.
We offer a variety of vaccines, including Tdap, Pneumonia, Zostivax (shingles), gardasil (HPV) and flu shots.
Our office accepts walk-in emergency sick visits.
We have two office locations, one in Ketlay Plaza in Middletown and one in Smyrna off Rt. 13.
Dr. Dedhia completed his Family Practice Residency at St. Frances Hospital, Wilmington, Delaware in 1995. He became a Board Certified Family Physician in July 1995. He has extensive medical and surgical experience from India, the United Kingdom and Canada, in the field of Emergency Medicine, Trauma-Orthopedics, General Surgery, Burns-Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery.
Dr. Priya Dixit-Patel completed her residency at Somerset Family Practice in 2002 in Somerville, NJ. She served as Chief Resident her final year and was awarded the New Jersey Academy of Family Practice Resident of the Year. She did additional training in women’s health issues at Newark Beth Israel Hospital. Dr. Dixit-Patel became a board-certified family physician in 2002. Along with primary care; her areas of interest include preventive medicine, gynecology and adolescent issues.
Dr. Cancino completed her family practice residency at the University of Pittsburgh at McKeesport in Pennsylvania. She has worked in occupational health for 4 years and has been in private practice for the past 12 years. She has extensive experience in geriatrics and psychology as she worked in a nursing home and a psychiatric facility.
Nilam Patel is licensed by NCCPA (National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants). In 2010 she received a Bachelors Degree of Science in Health Science from University of Sciences in Philadelphia. She received her Master’s Degree in Physician assistant studies from Philadelphia and her specialties include women’s health issues, child/adolescent and adult health.
Kristine Jackson graduated from Wilmington University in 2006 with her nurse practitioner degree. (MSN, BSN). She has been an RN for over 10 years with a background in oncology. She joined Middletown FamilyCare in 2010 and has enjoyed serving the community. Her specialties include adult, women’s issues, child and adolescent health.
Dr. Andrew Leitzke graduated from the University of Delaware with a degree in Biology. He then received his chiropractic doctorate degree from Life University, the largest chiropractic school in the world. Since 2000, he has treated thousands of patients. He has also been a finalist for “Delaware’s Best Chiropractor” two years in a row. In addition, he has worked as a guest chiropractor for Extreme Home Makeover and several local sports teams.