You may have heard the buzz words "Preventative Medicine" many places but what does it really mean? Is it diet?, is it exercise?, do I need to take vitamins?...There are so many questions people have and the important thing to understand is that preventative medicine, regardless of the "definition" has one main goal, to improve and maintain the quality of your health BEFORE you get an illness, thus Preventing more serious illnesses from hurting you. Just as each person is unique, each patient's preventative healthcare strategy is unique. Our Internal Medicine Physicians and Wellness team completely plan, map out, and manage your personalized strategy for successful preventative healthcare.
Acute medicine is the term used to describe urgent problems with your health that need to be addressed immediately. Examples of Acute problems are infections, colds, viruses, and overall "I need to see a doctor" conditions. Pushing beyond the scope of simple Family Practice Medicine, our outstanding Medical Director, Dr. Kimberly Sussman has an extensive background in Immunology and Internal Medicine that she can apply to diagnosing your Acute health concerns. She, together with her staff at Trillium Medical Center are a wealth of knowledge in managing your Acute Healthcare needs.
Chronic Healthcare refers to the diagnosis and treatment of ongoing illnesses and health problems such as Diabetes, Arthritis, Obesity, etc.... Dr. Sussman and her team provide a comprehensive roadmap for treating these conditions and helping to improve the quality of your life. It's nice to know that you have a TEAM behind your healthcare and not just one person that writes you a prescription and sends you on your way. Your overall healthcare is paramount to our staff at Trillium Medical Center because we believe that " through our doors walk the most important people on earth....Our Patients".