Don't suffer the anxiety of waiting days or weeks for the results of your medical tests. Come to the experts at Primary Care Specialists, LLC. Our family physicians offer a variety of in-house preventative screening and diagnostic testing for your convenience.
We offer convenient 24-hour blood pressure and heart monitoring. For blood pressure, you simply wear a cuff on your arm that records your blood pressure. We offer holter monitoring to monitor your heart rate. Sensors attached to your chest well help us watch for any possible irregular heart rhythm.
PULMONARY FUNCTION TESTING (PFT)
PFT measures lung function to help diagnose any lung disorders.
BONE MINERAL DENSITY (BMD)
BMD, or bone mineral density, is used to screen for osteoporosis.
ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY AND ULTRASOUND
Echocardiography and ultrasound present us with a detailed look at your heart and the blood vessels and their efficiency.
CARDIOVASCULAR PREVENTION PROGRAM
Primary Care Specialists offers Advanced Lipid and Genetic testing to identify early predictors of heart attacks, strokes, diabetes and related diseases. The testing is drawn with your routine labs on-site at our Diagnostic Center. We provide individualized counseling to help you prevent the development and/or progression of these diseases. Our focus is to stop a life-threatening event before it happens!
CARDIOPULMONARY STRESS TEST
The cardiopulmonary stress test checks the function of your lungs and heart.
OBESITY IS A DISEASE THAT AFFECTS OVER 30% OF ADULTS AGE 20 AND OVER IN THE UNITED STATES, WHICH AMOUNTS TO MORE THAN 70 MILLION PEOPLE.
We understand that weight loss is a very personal process, and we have the medical tools and resources to develop a highly personalized plan specific to the patient’s unique biological makeup. We are available to walk with our patients as they make their transformation. We know together we can work to achieve your weight loss goals in a safe and healthy way.
Our medical practice is dedicated to helping our patients as they begin to transform their health conditions. Our objective is to cure obesity and the disease directly caused by it. Our bariatric trained physicians and staff will offer comprehensive weight loss management, including behavior modification and counseling.
If you are interested in learning more, or are ready to take action, contact the Alexandria, LA weight loss experts at Primary Care Physicians today by calling 318.487.6060.