While we offer our patients multiple services, here are a few that we specialize in.
Generalized anxiety disorder can occur at any age. Identifying your triggers can take some time and self-reflection. In the meantime, there are things your providers can help you with in order to try to help calm or quiet your anxiety.
Depression can be a very hard mental illness to struggle with. Many people find help with a combination of medication and regular visit to a therapist or psychologist.
Screening & Management
You are never too old to get vaccinated! Getting vaccinated is a lifelong and life-protecting procedure. Talk with us about providing yourself with this form of protection and we will help make sure you’ve had all the vaccinations you need.
Asthma can usually be managed with rescue inhalers to treat symptoms and controller inhalers that prevent symptoms. Working with providers will ensure to find the best method of treatment for your specific needs.
Blood Pressure Management
Changing your lifestyle can help control and manage high blood pressure. Your doctor may recommend that you make lifestyle changes including, eating a heart-healthy diet with less salt, getting regular physical activity, maintaining a healthy weight or losing weight if you’re overweight or obese, limiting the amount of alcohol you drink. Still, sometimes lifestyle changes aren’t enough. If diet and exercise don’t help, your doctor may recommend medication to lower your blood pressure.
Checking for cancer (or for abnormal cells that may become cancer) in people who have no symptoms is called screening. Several screening tests have been shown to detect cancer early and to reduce the chance of dying from that cancer. Having a screening done and early detection plays a large role in the cancer process.
A complete cholesterol test is done to determine whether your cholesterol is high and to estimate your risk of heart attacks and other forms of heart disease and diseases of the blood vessels.
You’ll need to get your blood sugar tested to find out for sure if you have prediabetes or type 1, type 2, or gestational diabetes. Testing is simple, and results are usually available quickly. If your test results show you have type 1, type 2, or gestational diabetes, talk with your doctor or nurse about a detailed treatment plan.
Preventive care helps detect or prevent serious diseases and medical problems before they can become major. Annual check-ups, immunizations, and flu shots, as well as certain tests and screenings, are a few examples of preventive care. This may also be called routine care.
Most weight management techniques encompass long-term lifestyle strategies that promote healthy eating and daily physical activity. We understand that every person is different so working closely with one of our providers is the best way to find the right weight management solution for you.
Womens wellness is very important to bring to light so that more women are aware of their health risks and can protect themselves accordingly. Work with a provider for your health.
When birth control pills are taken correctly, are up to 99.9% effective. These hormones inhibit your body’s natural hormones to prevent pregnancy in a few ways. Talk with the providers at Imperial Center Family Medicine to find the right birth control for you.
A Pap smear, also called a Pap test, is a procedure to test for cervical cancer in women. A Pap smear involves collecting cells from your cervix — the lower, narrow end of your uterus that’s at the top of your vagina. Detecting cervical cancer early with a Pap smear gives you a greater chance at a cure.
On Site Lab Corp Laboratory
Having access to an on-site LabCops Laboratory is very beneficial to not only out patient but our providers as well. We are able to speed up the process for any lab results that are needed in order to increase our ability to care for our patients.