Nextera Healthcare – West St. Petersburg

Nextera Healthcare’s direct primary care membership for individuals, families and businesses provides a convenient, cost-effective solution for those looking to get more out of their primary care coverage.

Nextera Healthcare providers offer year-round, comprehensive adult and family primary care services, including but not limited to:

  • Acute care and chronic disease management
  • Allergy evaluation and management
  • Dermatology
  • Mental health, including treatment for depression, anxiety and other mood disorders
  • School, sports and workplace physicals
  • Sleep hygiene assessments and support
  • Stress management
  • Treatment of sprains, lacerations and broken bones
  • Weight management and health risk assessment
  • Women’s health
  • Well checks for infants and children
  • Preventive health care
  • Same-day appointments or next-day appointments based on medical need.
    Please call 911 in the event of a medical emergency.

In addition to the services above, Nextera Healthcare membership offers patients:

  • After-hours care for more urgent medical needs (non-life threatening emergencies)
  • Remote or virtual access to physicians via email or phone if you are busy or traveling
  • Deeply discounted imaging and laboratory services

* The list of medical services offered may be subject to change

Our Providers

Eric McDougle, PA-C

St. Petersburg
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Eric McDougle, PA-C

St. Petersburg

I was born and raised in West Virginia. After completing my Bachelor’s degree from West Virginia University, I moved to Fort Lauderdale, FL. There, I received my Master’s degree in Medical Sciences from Nova Southeastern University.

I opened St. Pete Direct Primary Care two years ago with seven years of previous experience in urgent care and one year of orthopedic/trauma surgery.

In my off time, I am an avid kiteboarder. My wife of eight years and I live in St. Petersburg with our daughter and son.