INTERNAL MEDICINE

The services, we offer incorporate the essentials of both health maintenance & disease prevention, including but not limited to:

 

•  Comprehensive medical history and physical examination

•  Complete blood count (CBC)

•  Comprehensive metabolic panel (CMP) to study electrolytes

•  Kidney and liver functions

•  Measuring glucose for diabetes

•  Cholesterol screening (lipid profile)

•  Urinalysis

•  Allergy testing, evaluation, and treatment

•  Asthma testing, evaluation, and treatment

•  Confidential blood test for the AIDS virus (HIV) and Hepatitis A, B and C

•  Thyroid test (TSH)

•  Immunizations, including flu shot, diphtheria and tetanus (DT), polio, measles, mumps and rubella (MMR), Shingles vaccine and Tuberculosis skin test (PPD)

•  Electrocardiogram (EKG)

•  Female hormone assessment (for women concerned with menopause)

•  Male impotence evaluation and treatment

•  Other services too numerous to list

 

The general internist provides continuing, comprehensive care for common illnesses such as:

 

•  colds

•  sore throats

•  allergies

•  back pain

•  flu

•  urinary tract infections

 

The internist is also trained to handle more complex problems such as:

 

•  heart disease

•  high blood pressure

•  diabetes

•  stroke

•  thyroid disease

•  asthma

•  atherosclerosis

•  arthritis

 

Our Internist is trained to provide gynecological care as well. Our general internist is Board Certified primary care physician who will see you for routine care, preventive health care services, and periodic health care checkups.