Primary Care

Primary care focuses on preventative care, diagnosis and management of acute illness and chronic medical conditions. At GhentMD we take pride in being able to provide comprehensive, general internal medicine adult care services for patients 18 years and older. We deliver patient centered care, and we are committed to ensuring high standards of practice by providing clinically competent and optimal quality care.
The experienced and caring team at GhentMD provides management for the underlisted conditions and more:

  • Acute and chronic pain
  • Anemia and blood disorders
  • Arthritis and other joint conditions
  • Asthma
  • Menopause
  • Bronchitis, emphysema, COPD
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Skin conditions
  • Bladder control problems/ urinary incontinence
  • Musculoskeletal disorders
  • Obesity and overweight
  • Osteoporosis (bone loss)
  • Respiratory conditions and infections including cough, flu, pneumonia
  • Sexual dysfunction, sexually transmitted infections
  • Emotional and mental health
  • Hair loss
  • Heart conditions
  • Liver conditions
  • High blood pressure/hypertension
  • High Cholesterol
  • Memory disorders
  • Parkinson's disease

DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

  • In office lab services provided by BioReference, Sonora Quest, amongst others
  • Influenza test
  • Rapid Strept. test
  • Pregnancy test
  • Urinalysis

HEALTH PROMOTION & DISEASE PREVENTION

  • Complete physical exam
  • Nutrition counseling
  • Screening for diseases
  • Smoking cessation
  • Wellness check visit
  • Weight management

PROCEDURES

  • Joint injections and joint fluid drainage
  • Incision and drainage of abscesses
  • Trigger point injections
  • Management of minor wounds
  • Removal of sutures and staples
  • Ear wax removal
  • IV fluids administration
  • Injection of vitamins and other medications

Other services:

IN HOUSE LABORATORY SERVICES

SAME DAY APPOINTMENTS

SPECIALIST REFERRALS

WE SERVE THE PHOENIX EAST VALLEY AREA

IN A LIFE THREATENING SITUATION, PLEASE CALL 911 IMMEDIATELY.