Primary Care

Our primary care physicians offer comprehensive evaluation, consultation, and medical management of acute and chronic diseases. They also work with patients to prevent the onset of disease through preventive care and health education.
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Primary Care Services

  • Same-day doctor appointment
  • School physical
  • School vaccinations
  • Annual physical checkup
  • Preventive health evaluation
  • Medical evaluations and disease management
  • Hypertension screening and education
  • Employment and school physicals
  • Department of Transportation Physical Exam for commercial driver’s license
  • Preoperative medical clearance
  • Referrals for specialty care
  • Adult immunizations
  • Weight Loss Program
  • IV Infusion Therapy
  • Flu Shot

Primary Care Diagnostic Services

  • Strep screening
  • Influenza screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Oximetry (blood oxygen levels)
  • Blood pressure monitoring
  • Diabetes screening

Meet Our Primary Care Providers


As an internist for over 20 years, she is trained in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, infections, and diseases affecting the heart, blood, kidneys, joints, and digestive, respiratory, and vascular systems. She is also trained in the essentials of primary care internal medicine, which incorporates an understanding of disease prevention, wellness, substance abuse, mental health and effective treatment of common problems of the eyes, ears, skin, nervous system, and reproductive organs.


  • Internship and residency at Montefiore Mount Vernon Hospital, N.Y.
  • Internal Medicine at Harbin Medical University School of Clinical Medicine, China
Alison Zhou, MD


English and Chinese (Mandarin)

What Our Patients Say Middletown NY

A very pleasant experience, Dr. Zhou is a compassionate listener. I felt my concerns were heard and a good feeling of trust established.”

Verified patient, 2020

“Dr. Zhou is a compassionate listener. I felt my concerns were heard and a good feeling of trust established.”

“The staff was kind and caring, a smooth express process, worry and carefree; all my questions were answered, and detail explanations were given. I will come again!”

Reviews on Healthgrades, 2020

Northern Medical Center


Who Are Candidates for Primary Care?

Candidates for primary care include everyone ranging from children and adolescents to elderly people. Primary care is the first option for people to go for comprehensive healthcare. Other candidates for primary care can include young adults, pregnant women, and people with special needs.

What Are The Benefits of Getting Routine Primary Care?

Taking care of your health is of the utmost importance. As such, there are numerous benefits to getting routine primary care.

These benefits include the following:

  • Preventing illnesses
  • Lower costs
  • Making it easier to manage chronic diseases
  • Providing health education
  • Providing mental health support
  • Gives patients easy access
  • Primary care takes a holistic approach to providing care

Dr. Zhou is a dedicated professional who is eager to help all of her patients receive the care they need.

What Happens If I Do Not Get Routine Check-Ups?

While it is not necessarily guaranteed, refraining from having check-ups with a primary physician can be a precursor to many issues. The first potential issue is not being able to catch an illness, disease, or an underlying condition early. Routine check-ups can detect issues that can become disastrous if left untreated. In addition, not receiving the care you need can cause chronic conditions to worsen.

With the proper care, it is possible to avoid higher healthcare costs. The more severe your medical issues are, the more intensive your treatment may be. The healthcare system itself is also impacted by those who do not receive the care they need. If more advanced diseases are on the rise and there is not enough research to combat them, it can put a lot of unnecessary strain on the healthcare system.

Schedule an Appointment

Your health should always be your top priority, and Dr. Zhou will make sure you are in top condition. If you are looking for a primary care doctor, contact us at 845-800-5118 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Alison Zhou today.

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Office Hours

Monday – Friday: 8am-6pm

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