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Elderly Care Services

Throughout a person's lifetime, primary care is a consistent, essential part of maintaining their health and wellness. As we age, the role of this care becomes even more crucial. Our bodies undergo various changes, and the likelihood of being diagnosed with chronic diseases significantly escalates. Regular check-ups become our safety net, allowing early detection and intervention for these conditions, which in turn leads to improved health outcomes.

At Family Medicine of SayeBrook, we are committed to being your health champion. We understand the unique health needs that come with aging, and our team of dedicated family medicine doctors stands ready to meet those needs. We provide top-tier elderly care services and specialize in helping patients manage chronic conditions common in older adults, including type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, and heart disease.

Our approach to elderly care management is not one-size-fits-all. With personalized treatment plans created to fit your specific health needs and lifestyle, our goal isn't just to manage diseases but to enhance your overall quality of life, helping you enjoy your golden years in the best health possible.

Your journey towards wellness begins right here at Family Medicine of SayeBrook. With our expert care, we aim to make your senior years the best years of your life.


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Chronic Disease Management

The prevalence of chronic diseases such as type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, and heart disease notably increases with age. This is due to a variety of factors, including natural changes to the body, changes in physical activity, and changes in diet that are often associated with aging. These conditions, if left untreated, can significantly compromise an individual's quality of life.

At our clinic, we offer comprehensive treatment for these conditions, aiming to manage them effectively and help our patients lead healthier, fuller lives. Our doctors are armed with a deep understanding of these conditions and have vast experience in prescribing the right high-cholesterol medication, hypertension treatment, and effective diabetes management. By closely monitoring your condition, we can make adjustments to your treatment plan whenever necessary, ensuring that your health is always a top priority.

Additionally, preventive care is at the core of our approach to health management. Our team will work closely with you to develop a personalized plan for maintaining good health, which may include regular screenings, vaccinations, and lifestyle recommendations.

Our personalized approach not only helps control the symptoms of chronic diseases but also reduces the risk of complications, enhancing the overall health and well-being of our patients. With us, patients can rest assured that they are in capable, caring hands, ready to guide them toward optimal health in their later years.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can one of your doctors help my elderly loved one?

Our doctors can help your loved one maintain their independence and quality of life for as long as possible. From managing chronic conditions and preventing and treating diseases to helping them navigate the challenges of aging, our team is equipped to provide comprehensive care for your loved one. With us, they can receive the attention and support they need to thrive in their later years.

How often should an elderly person see a doctor?

While there is no set rule, we recommend that older adults visit their primary care provider at least once a year for a routine check-up. This allows for early detection of any potential health issues and helps keep chronic conditions under control. However, your doctor may suggest a different schedule.

If you have a specific medical concern, we recommend scheduling an appointment with your doctor at the earliest opportunity.

Which insurance plans do you accept?

We accept a number of insurance plans, including Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina, Medicare, and more. For a full list of accepted insurances, please visit our Insurance page. If you do not see your insurance listed or are unsure if we accept your plan, please call the number on your insurance card for verification.

How can I get started with one of the top family physicians near me?

Getting started with Family Medicine of SayeBrook is easy! You can request an appointment by filling out our easy-to-use online form, or give our office a call at (843) 293-8850. Our friendly staff will be happy to answer any questions you may have and help schedule your first visit with one of our experienced family medicine doctors. We look forward to seeing you!

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