Elevating Health with Expert Chronic Care Services

Instant Urgent Care

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Chronic Care

Primary Care/ Chronic Care

Instant Urgent Care offers treatment for patients living with a chronic illness.

Our doctors understand the importance of managing your chronic condition through regular monitoring. We can perform necessary tests and prescribe medications to help maintain and improve your health.

 

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We can also coordinate your care with
specialists, when needed, for the treatment of:

Diabetes

Diabetes is chronic because it requires ongoing management to control blood sugar levels and prevent complications like heart disease, kidney problems, and nerve damage.

Heart Disease

Heart diseases are chronic because they involve long-term damage to the heart and blood vessels, and individuals typically need lifelong management with medication, lifestyle changes, and sometimes surgery.

Anxiety

Anxiety disorders are considered chronic because they last over time and often require ongoing therapy and medication.

Asthma

Asthma is considered chronic because it often lasts a lifetime and requires ongoing medication and management to control symptoms and prevent exacerbations.

Hypertension

Hypertension, or high blood pressure is considered chronic because it often has no symptoms, but if left untreated, it can lead to serious health issues, such as heart disease, stroke, and kidney problems.

Substance Abuse/Addiction

Substance abuse and addiction involve chronic, compulsive use of substances like drugs or alcohol

For more information about our chronic care services,
please call us at (408) 687-4806, or stop by today!

Frequently Asked Questions

Discover the answers to your questions and useful information about Chronic Care.

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1. What qualifies a chronic illness?

Chronic illnesses are long-term medical conditions that typically last for a year or more. They often require ongoing medical attention and may not have a cure. Common examples include diabetes, heart disease, and asthma.

2.What is the best treatment for Chronic Illness?

The best treatment for chronic illnesses varies depending on the specific condition and individual needs. It often involves a combination of medication, lifestyle changes, and regular medical monitoring. Consult with a healthcare professional for personalized treatment plans.

3. What is the difference between chronic and long-term care?

Chronic care focuses on managing ongoing health conditions like diabetes, while long-term care involves assistance with daily activities for individuals who are unable to care for themselves due to age or disability.

4.What are common chronic care conditions?

Common chronic care conditions include diabetes, hypertension, arthritis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), heart disease, and chronic kidney disease.

5. Why is chronic care important?

Chronic care is crucial because it helps individuals with ongoing health issues manage their conditions, improve their quality of life, and prevent complications. It reduces healthcare costs and improves long-term health outcomes.