For some Hispanics living in the United States who may prefer to communicate in Spanish with their doctors, finding a Spanish-speaking physician can be a challenge. However, there are bilingual and Spanish-speaking physicians available — if you know how to find them. How to Find a Doctor Who Speaks Spanish provides some tips including asking family and friends, contacting community organizations, consulting with your health plan provider, and checking out Internet and other resources.
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