UM Charles Regional Medical Center in partnership with the UM Community Medical Group - Primary Care in La Plata delivers continuing and comprehensive health care for you and your family. We take pride in developing a strong relationship with you, and focusing on prevention-based health care. Our providers offer a wide range of services, including:

  • Preventive care and checkups for ages 16 and up
  • Ongoing management of chronic health issues, such as heart disease, diabetes, COPD and asthma
  • Disease prevention
  • Health counseling
  • Patient education
  • Diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic illnesses
  • Providing referrals to specialists when needed


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 8 am – 4:30 pm

Wednesday: 8 am – 7 pm (extended hours)

Good health starts with a great primary care provider. To learn more about our primary care services, or to make an appointment, please call 301-609-5044.

Meet Dr. Lorenzo Childress, MD