Q & A
Internists are equipped to handle the broad and comprehensive spectrum of illnesses that affect adults, and are recognized as experts in diagnosis, in treatment of chronic illness, and in health promotion and disease prevention. Our office and Dr Neda Motameni in Vienna Virginia, focus on the needs of the entire family, from birth to the your senior years.
We offer a variety of acute and preventive care services. The clinic Managed by Dr Neda Motameni, Board certified Physician and her staff, who are experienced and qualified to diagnose, treat, and prescribe medication for common conditions such as allergies, cold, flu, and strep throat and acute chronic issues such as Hypertension, Asthma and Diabetes.
We do majority of Lab works on-site, in our office in Vienna, Virginia for your convenience.
What is primary care?
Primary care is the first point of contact for day-to-day health care concerns that covers a range of prevention and treatment services. At Internal Medicine Practice, your primary care physician works with you over a period of years and becomes familiar with your medical history.
They can diagnose a range of health concerns, monitor your health over time, and help you set and achieve lifestyle goals. If needed, your primary physician can also refer you to a specialist.
Why is primary care important?
Since primary care physicians like Dr. Motameni have access to long-term information about your health, they can often detect chronic illnesses like diabetes and high blood pressure (hypertension) before they turn into lifelong conditions.
By catching the symptoms of these issues early on, debilitating chronic illnesses and the subsequent visits to expensive specialists required can be prevented.
Getting regular checkups at Internal Medicine Practice, in Vienna Virginia is the first step to long-term physical and mental health.
What types of primary care are there?
At Internal Medicine Practice, Dr. Motameni and the rest of her team offer primary care in the following areas:
- Internal medicine: diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases in adults
- Family medicine: care for the whole family, from infants to seniors
- Obstetrics (OB): specialized care for women’s reproductive health and family planning
Whether you need an annual physical or would like to have a specific condition looked at schedule an appointment at Internal Medicine Practice today.
What health problems I can prevent with regular primary care visits?
With over one in six Americans suffering from chronic diseases, staying proactive with regular primary care visits is especially important to protect your long-term health. Conditions that can be prevented or detected early with primary care include:
- Heart disease and stroke
- Alzheimer’s disease
- Chronic lung disease
- Chronic kidney disease
Primary care visits can help detect the early signs of these diseases and offer solutions before the onset of more serious symptoms.
For more information on primary care, call Internal Medicine Practice, in Vienna, VA or schedule an appointment online today to meet with Dr. Motameni and her team.