Valencia Johnson, PCT, checking temperature of patient.
Valencia Johnson, PCT, checking temperature of patient.

Our Diaspora Medical Practice is providing the medical and support services needed by the African community, from infants, children, and teenagers to adults and seniors.


1265 Franklin Ave, Third Floor, Bronx, NY 10456


(718) 503-7748 or (718) 503-7749


Tuesday and Thursday 3 PM – 7:30 PM
Saturday 9 AM – 3 PM

Services Offered

— An expert team of board certified physicians, nurses, and support staff that is highly experienced in addressing the health problems of the African community. 

— Comprehensive primary and specialty care, including vaccinations and general examinations (physicals/checkups), as well as treatment of hypertension, diabetes, cardiac, gastroenterology (GI), and neurology problems, among numerous other acute and chronic conditions.

— Wide range of children’s health services, including urgent sick visits, physicals, school forms, and flu shots/routine vaccinations. All children are eligible for free health insurance coverage in New York State.

— Emotional support, counseling, and intervention, when necessary, through our mental health programs.

— Dental services for adults and children, as well as a special clinic for individuals traveling to or returning from Africa.

— A unique Healthy Start nutritional and educational initiative for adults and children, which includes counseling by social workers and dietitians.

— HIV testing and counseling, as well as educational services.

— Easy access to BronxCare’s wide range of specialty services at the inpatient and outpatient levels.