Adult Primary Care and Internal Medicine
Finding the right doctor can help you lead a healthier, happier life. Research shows that people who have an ongoing relationship with a primary care physician, such as an internist or family medicine physician, have better overall health outcomes, lower death rates and lower total costs of care.
The Adult Primary Care department at BronxDocs is comprised of board-certified internal medicine doctors, or internists, family medicine doctors, and Nurse Practitioners. Our providers are specially trained to provide high-quality, patient-centered care to adult patients. Their main focus is to provide you with preventive care and medical treatment to obtain optimal wellness in the most cost-effective manner.
Our providers are specially trained to solve diagnostic problems and can handle severe chronic illnesses and situations where several different illnesses may strike at the same time. Our physicians treat a broad range of conditions and are strong advocates for preventive care; many have advanced training or a special interest in preventative health, women’s health, hypertension, asthma, osteoporosis, and diabetes, and when needed can refer you to a BronxDocs specialist within our Bronx Centers network of more than 11 different medical specialties. We can also provide you with information on community healthcare resources as well as other specialists.
We are committed to serving as long-term partners in health. Our primary care providers offer an extensive range of medical services including:
Physical exams and evaluations
Management of chronic conditions
Management of complex disorders
Mental health evaluations
BronxDocs provides on-site laboratory and certain radiology services, as well as ophthalmic laser surgery, nuclear studies with a nuclear camera for diagnosing certain cardiac conditions, physical therapy, rendering comprehensive care in one convenient location. In addition to these services, BronxDocs provides walk in care with no appointment necessary if you have an urgent or emergency condition. And, with MyCharts you have access to online scheduling, your patient portal (allows you to communicate via private messaging with your physician and clinical staff, as well as to view laboratory and test results) virtual visits and pre-appointment check in.