Quite simply, preventive healthcare is the steps you take to avoid illness and disease, as opposed to having to treat a condition, which is diagnostic care. Preventive medicine also allows your doctor to detect health issues early on, preventing them from becoming a much larger problem. Preventive medicine is mainly achieved through:
Preventive medicine is a great way to lead a healthy active life and avoid the pain, expense, and time needed to treat an existing problem.
A large part of preventive medicine is assessing your risk factors, which include:
Dr. Abdarbashi and Dr. Anmangandla spend time with you to evaluate and assess your unique risk factors and come up with a plan to mitigate those risks.
The effectiveness of preventive care is hard to measure since it is hard to predict what could have happened had there been no intervention. But common sense dictates that the work done on the preventive end of healthcare pays off in innumerable ways when it comes to your health and happiness down the road. The effectiveness of preventive care also depends highly on you and how well you follow your doctor’s recommendations.
Dr. Abdarbashi and Dr. Anmangandla are involved in your health and believe that achieving optimum results will allow you to enjoy your life to the fullest.
Feel free to email us regarding any scheduling or general questions!