Dr. Patel is trained in managing acute and long-term symptoms of chronic lung diseases, such as COPD, asthma, and emphysema. He uses a multifaceted approach that includes breathing techniques, pharmaceutical inhalers and nebulizers, and modified exercise plans to mitigate symptoms, allowing you to breathe easily.
One of the most commonly made diagnoses in America, hypertension is a risk factor for many other conditions. Dr. Patel utilizes an individualized approach for the management of hypertension that encompasses diet, exercise, stress reduction, and evidence-based pharmaceutical interventions, which are proven to mitigate the risk of more serious conditions in the future.
Diabetes is often a frightening diagnosis for patients but with the help of Dr. Patel’s collaborative care approach, this condition can be adequately managed, allowing patients to move forward with their lives, avoiding future complications well into their senior years. Dr. Patel focuses on implementing a healthy lifestyle to help combat Diabetes as well as instituting medication interventions when needed.
If weight management is your goal, Dr. Patel can aid with behavior modifications like nutritional counseling and exercise education as well as supplemental or pharmaceutical intervention when clinically indicated.
Health Optimization and Preventative Care
Regardless of your age, there is no time like the present to optimize your health. Dr. Patel offers labwork (that can be performed in his clinic) and evidence-based treatments to address nutrient deficiencies, hormonal imbalances, and other commonly missed conditions that affect your wellness. He also keeps patients on track with preventative screens such as colonoscopies, mammograms, etc. Dr Patel utilizes a multifaceted approach to optimize your health and address chronic conditions.
Anxiety & Depression
Dr. Patel understands the mind-body connection and believes that mental wellness is a vital partof your physical health. This may include medication intervention when deemed necessary, butalso focus on mindfulness techniques to overcome these illnesses.
Dr. Patel understands the importance of sleep on one’s health. Dr. Patel will teach you behavior modifications to improve your “sleep hygiene” as well as utilize sleep studies to determine your need for medications or tools like CPAP for treatment of sleep apnea.
As we all know, COVID-19 brought about a difficult time for many individuals around the world. Patients were unable to see their physicians when they needed them the most. This made it especially difficult for individuals to stay up to date with their preventative care. Unfortunately, we are also seeing individuals who had COVID-19 suffer from residual symptoms (i.e Long COVID).