Preventive services are designed to help people remain healthy and to identify any problems early while so there is a better chance of recovery. Our Preventive care consists of medical services that include annual physicals, patient counseling, and screenings to prevent illness and disease. Dr. Patel follows the guidelines on all preventative services during annual screenings. She is a doctor that is both comprehensive in body and mind and believes in healing the whole person. The Advanced Center For Internal Medicine is taking new patients so please give us a call and schedule an appointment. We service Fox Valley, Dupage County, St. Charles, Geneva, Batavia, West Chicago, and Dekalb.
Examples of Preventive Services Men and women all have different types of preventative services to focus on. Dr. Patel conducts the following preventative measure for her patients as part of her patient first approach:
Abdominal aortic aneurysm (“AAA”) screening
Alcohol misuse screening and counseling
Aspirin use to prevent cardiovascular disease
Blood pressure screening
Colorectal cancer screening
Prostate cancer screening with physical exam and blood test