Dr. Ronald A. Primas, MD.


925 5th Avenue, Suite 1D (between 76th -77th Streets)
New York, NY 10075
Telephone: 212.737.1212 | Fax: 212.517.3814
E-mail: nyhums@pol.net

Doctor to the Stars & World Travelers

TravelMD.com is New York City’s premier 24 hour urgent care center, full service travel medicine center and house call service; intended to meet all of the medical needs of visitors and New Yorkers alike.

   Dr. Ronald Primas—labelled many things in his career—from a 24-hour urgent care doctor, to Doctor to the Stars, to a travel medicine expert and even “the best” in town. Dr. Primas practices Integrative Medicine: treating the whole person rather than focusing on an ailment or disease. His unique combination of traditional Western medicine and an Eastern holistic approach has led him to become the nurturing, caring, compassionate doctor he is today.Whether you are a tourist in need of routine care or urgent ambulatory care; a corporate traveler or business traveler in need of pre-travel consultation and immunizations and coordination of care while abroad; or a New Yorker in need of follow-up should you return ill from a trip, – Dr. Ronald Primas and his staff are here to help and give you the peace of mind you need. If you require being seen in a hotel, office, or apartment, at a production shoot, music venue, or at our medical clinic at any hour; our compassionate, professional, seasoned doctors draw on fine-tuned, bedside diagnostic skills and utilize the most advanced technological equipment and medications available to make you well again.

With 25 years’ experience treating a wide range of distinguished patients including celebrities, diplomats, VIPs, and travelers, Dr. Primas has developed a treatment style which incorporates respect and discretion and focuses on prevention and healthy living.

Dr. Primas is one of the only doctors in Manhattan to make house calls to a patient’s home, office or hotel and is accessible 24 hours a day—further illustrating his commitment to his patients’ wellness and health.

Dr. Primas Offers Four Wellness Centers To Best Accommodate Patients’ Needs.

    Dr. Primas is one of New York’s only doctors who still makes house calls. As the founder of The Physicians House Call Network, a 24-hour house call service which provides New Yorkers confidential and private treatment in their home, office or hotel room, Dr. Primas believes that a patient is entitled to being treated wherever they are most comfortable. Dr. Primas also heads the New York Hotel Urgent Medical Services; a panel of board-certified, multi-lingual physicians who provide in-room medical care to New York City tourists, travelers and foreign nationals seeking healthcare
    The Emporiatric Medicine and Travelers’ Wellness Center provides destination-specific pre-travel consultations so patients can learn all of the potential risks of their trip, receive an immunity screening, and any required immunizations. Dr. Primas also provides tropical and travel medicine consultations to foreign nationals.
    Dr. Primas offers highly personalized and proactive medical care on a retainer basis. Concierge medicine is patient-focused, customized healthcare available on your schedule. This type of healthcare model allows Dr. Primas to develop personal relationships with his patients and deliver the very best, and most appropriate care for each patient. Visits can take place in Dr. Primas’ private office, in your home, hotel or office space. All physicians are board-certified specialists who exercise the utmost discretion and respect with everyone they treat.
    Dr. Primas and his staff have made themselves available by appointment 24 hours a day, 7 days a week—including weekends and holidays. The Urgent Care Center of New York City offers quick professional care in a comfortable environment without the wait or cost of the emergency room.