Primary care is a branch of medicine dedicated to meeting all of your fundamental health care needs. It emphasizes disease prevention and long-term health maintenance. Primary providers are highly skilled at preventing, diagnosing, and treating a wide range of acute and chronic conditions.
Primary care providers perform routine exams, keep track of your health, and are there to listen to all of your medical concerns. Primary care providers provide patient education, disease management, and preventive services like immunizations.
What conditions do primary care providers treat?
Primary care providers work with patients to maintain their overall health. When you need medical care, your primary care provider is likely the first place you’ll turn. Some of the injuries and conditions primary care providers treat include:
- High blood pressure
- The flu or cold
- Sore throat
Quick Doc provides a full range of primary care services, from routine exams to treatment for chronic illnesses. If you suffer from symptoms, the Quick Doc team can help you determine the cause of your condition and the best treatment for restoring your health.
Although primary care providers can handle most of your health concerns, certain conditions require specialist care.
What services are included in primary care?
Primary care providers specialize in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of a wide range of conditions. Primary care services include:
- Physical exams
- Blood tests
- Sports physicals
- Prostate screenings
- Pregnancy tests
- Gynecological exams
- Weight-loss management
Your Quick Doc provider is equipped to help you manage your health and determine the underlying cause of any symptoms or conditions you experience. Primary care is an essential part of maintaining your long-term health.
What if I need a specialist?
If you require care from a specialist, the Quick Doc team helps you find a provider that best suits your needs. Your primary care provider partners with your specialist to ensure your treatment plan is based on your health and medical history. The Quick Doc team provides professional, confidential management of your health records.
You’ll continue to meet with your primary care provider to ensure your condition is treated adequately and your health returns to normal.
Quick Doc specializes in high-quality, accessible health care. The practice welcomes walk-in patients. If you’d like to schedule a visit for you or a loved one, call the office today.