Not everyone has a primary care physician, but those who do stand to benefit from having an established relationship with a professional who knows all about their health. At The Doctor’s House in West New York, New Jersey, Daniel Maenner, DO, provides primary care services like annual physical exams, sick visits, and chronic disease management. To book a visit, call or request an appointment online today.
What is primary care?
A primary care physician is your main provider in health care. You can visit them for a multitude of reasons, including preventive health visits, screenings, and sick visits.
They know all about the human body and can treat many mild to moderate health conditions and concerns. They can also answer any question that comes up about your health.
The skilled providers at The Doctor’s House can serve as your primary care providers. With every visit, they get to know you a bit more and can add to their profile of you as a patient.
By evaluating your medical history and ongoing trends in your health, they can better predict the future of your health and detect problems early.
Additionally, your primary care provider at The Doctor’s House can treat you for acute diseases and injuries or improve your quality of life with personalized chronic disease management.
When should I schedule a primary care visit?
Primary care is a wide specialty encompassing most common health issues that don’t require care from a highly trained specialist.
The primary care providers at The Doctor’s House have training in treating various organs and systems, and can provide general health services for your convenience.
You can visit your primary care provider for:
- Allergy management
- Pain management
- Musculoskeletal pain
- Cold and flu symptoms
- Prescription refills
- Diabetes management
- Annual physical exams
- Diagnostic and screening tests
The Doctor’s House can provide you with as-needed care or established care if you have ongoing health issues that need monitoring.
What are the benefits of having a primary care physician?
Finding a primary care physician for all of your routine health needs lets you get the most out of your health care.
The primary care providers at The Doctor’s House become familiar with your medical history and your preferences for current and future treatments. By getting to know you over time, they can personalize your care to meet your needs.
Other advantages of finding a primary care provider are:
- More consistent chronic disease management
- More comfort with asking questions regarding your personal health and habits
- Coordinated care with other specialists when you need them
- Establishing health goals to work toward
- Lower likelihood of experiencing health complications with regular preventive care
Finding a primary care provider you can trust helps you establish a needed relationship with a health care professional. The providers at The Doctor’s House strive to know as much about you and your health as possible in order to give you optimal care.