Primary Care/Family Medicine

The internal and family medicine physicians with East Cooper Physicians focus on helping each individual patient maintain his or her health through personalized wellness plans, as well as quickly recover from any illness on minor injury. Our primary care providers also can help patients develop an effective plan to manage chronic illnesses such as diabetes and high blood pressure among many others.  A dedication to excellence while using advanced technologies and techniques is evident in every aspect of our practices – from preventive care and diagnosis, to treatment and follow-up care. Our family medicine and internal medicine providers offer a full menu of care services for patients of all ages.

Highlights

  • Same-day appointments for minor injuries/illnesses
  • Routine checkups and screenings for specific health concerns
  • Immunizations
  • Infectious disease treatment
  • Treatment of acute illnesses and injuries
  • Management of chronic illness or conditions (e.g. hypertension, diabetes, thyroid disorders, arthritis)
  • Well-woman exams
  • Skin care (dermatology), including removal of skin tags and warts, as well as biopsies
  • Coordination of at-home or nursing-home care as needed
  • Referrals to specialists for serious illnesses such as cancer or heart disease
  • Solving complex health problems
  • In-office lab draws
  • Scheduling, reviewing and interpreting diagnostic tests
  • Preventative health care counseling
  • Referral for adult preventative health screenings
  • Occupational medicine
  • Travel medicine