Dr. Antoine Geffrard and the staff of RMS Consultations help patients of all ages manage chronic diseases in Southfield, MI. If you or a family member have a chronic condition, it is important to have a good relationship with your doctor and regular checkups. Read more about chronic diseases and contact us for a consultation to help manage your symptoms.
What Is a Chronic Disease?
Chronic diseases are conditions that affect more than one body system and cause symptoms that last longer than three months. Some examples of chronic conditions include diabetes, heart disease, kidney failure, cancer, and chronic pain. You can be evaluated and treated for chronic diseases in Southfield, MI, to improve your quality of life.
At an initial consultation, we aim to increase your understanding of the chronic disease and what to expect throughout treatment. RMS Consultations takes care to treat the whole patient as an individual. We take the time to understand how your environment and lifestyle influence your health and consider your diet and exercise regimen part of your healthcare.
Why Is Managing Chronic Conditions Important?
Managing a chronic condition can feel overwhelming but we determine the best treatment plan for you that considers your lifestyle as much as your health history. We want you to understand your medications, and we make longer appointments to take the time to teach you about how your medicines work and any side effects you may experience. We offer alternative therapies that can ease your symptoms so you can increase your quality of life.
It is also important to manage your mental health and stress levels when you are dealing with chronic symptoms. Be honest with your provider about your symptoms and how much they affect your mental health. This is part of us treating the whole patient, and we are here to help support your mental health as well.
Get Treatment Now
We help you manage chronic diseases in Southfield, MI, so you can lead a fulfilling life while taking the best care of yourself. To make an appointment with Dr. Antoine Geffrard, contact RMS Consultations at (248) 663-5353.