Chronic diseases are long-term health conditions that frequently worsen over time. In developed countries, chronic diseases are the leading cause of disability and death. Many people will develop chronic disease with age, and as a result, management of chronic diseases is emerging as an important challenge.
Without the correct management or with poor management, chronic conditions can deteriorate, increasing the risk of people developing other chronic health problems. Come to our primary care clinic and meet doctor New York City specialist Dr. Fathollahi for the best possible individualized ongoing support for you and family members.
Common chronic diseases include:
- High blood pressure
- Sleep apnea
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
- Multiple sclerosis
Chronic disease management is designed to provide support and ongoing care to assist people affected by a chronic health condition. The aim is to provide excellent medical care combined with all the resources, skills, and knowledge to manage chronic diseases on a day-to-day basis.
Support may include regular visits with a primary health care provider or other physicians, referrals to specialist services and programs, or referrals to community-based programs.
Effective Medical Care for Chronic Disease in NYC
Effective medical care for chronic disease often requires longer and more frequent visits to the doctor’s office. It is crucial to ensure the care provided is continuous. When a patient needs to see multiple healthcare providers, our best physicians NYCmake every effort to make sure these providers work together, providing an excellent level of coordinated care.
Good chronic disease management includes care, that is:
- Well integrated and coordinated with primary care and other providers and points of care
- Easily accessible
- Focuses on well-being and health promotion
- Encourages you and your family to become involved in your care, supporting your ongoing self-management
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