Primary Care Doctors Near Me
Questions to Ask Primary Care Doctors Near Me
When you have searched for primary care doctors near me and found one you want to work with, there are some questions to ask at your next visit.
How can you reduce your risk of heart disease? Heart disease is the number one cause of death and it’s a preventable condition. If you have a family history of heart problems, then your primary care doctor will need to monitor blood pressure and cholesterol and give you information on how to prevent it.
What medications can we stop? Overtreatment can be a problem and someone can be on several different medications. It’s up to you to let your doctor know all the drugs you are taking, so check with your new doctor if you need to be on all of them.
Is there anything you can do to live a longer life? Lifestyle decisions affect health and the doctor's office should be a safe place to talk openly about these lifestyle changes.