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Primary Care

Primary Care services offered in West Palm Beach, FL

Primary care includes preventive medicine and long-term health management. At Healthy Living Visiting Physicians in West Palm Beach, Florida, Dr. Carmelle Aliza, MD, NP provides annual checkups, chronic disease management, and diagnostic lab testing. She’s also available for sick visits. Call the office or book online today to schedule your next primary care appointment.

What is primary care?

Primary care includes all the essential medical services you need to maintain your health. A primary care provider is there to support you in the prevention and long-term management of chronic conditions. They can also provide basic diagnostic and treatment services for acute illnesses like the common cold and ear infections.

During primary care visits, you can develop healthy practices that improve your immunity and set you up for long-term wellness.

Healthy Living Visiting Physicians helps you stay on track with the primary care services you need. Dr. Aliza, MD, NP takes time with every patient, educating them on their health and wellness.

Which services does primary care include?

Primary care includes many services you need on a regular or as-needed basis. Healthy Living Visiting Physicians offers:

Chronic disease management

Chronic disease management involves carefully developed care plans for various long-term illnesses. Dr. Aliza, MD, NP specializes in diabetes management plans, among other chronic disease management. She can also help you manage autoimmune diseases.

Annual checkups

Annual checkups are exams you undergo once a year. Your primary care provider updates your health records from your last visit and completes a series of simple tests. They take note of your vital signs and any potential concerns.

Labs

Labs are diagnostic testing and evaluations involving blood samples, swab samples, urine, stool, and biopsies.

Sick visits

Sick visits are appointments you make when you have new or worsening symptoms. Dr. Aliza, MD, NP makes a diagnosis and can recommend treatments and remedies.

What are the benefits of primary care?

Primary care reduces your risk of developing many conditions. With support from Dr. Aliza, MD, NP, you can improve your lifestyle to promote better long-term health and wellness. By taking advantage of primary care, you can manage or reduce your risk of developing conditions like:

  • High blood pressure (hypertension)
  • Diabetes
  • High cholesterol
  • Thyroid disease
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Menopause symptoms
  • Erectile dysfunction (ED)
  • Asthma
  • Arthritis
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

If you have more than one health condition, Dr. Aliza, MD, NP makes sure that none of your treatments will interact, compromising your health even further.

Call Healthy Living Visiting Physicians or book an appointment online today to learn more about primary care and the services you need.