Family medicine is a branch of medicine that provides comprehensive health care for the whole family, from newborns to the elderly. Family medicine physicians provide preventive care, diagnosis and treatment of common diseases, and management of chronic illnesses.
At Epic Medical, we provide routine and preventive care as well as treatment for acute illness and chronic conditions. We are proud to offer your family services such as:
Our family physicians' dedication to detail, personal attention, and close follow-up set you up for success as an Epic Medical patient. We believe that health care providers should be guides for our patients while they navigate lifestyle choices and form good habits.
We are here to help you and your family stay healthy. Call us today to make an appointment at 412-963-7350 or visit our office in Fox Chapel at 715 Dorseyville Road, Unit Two, Pittsburgh, PA 15238.
At Epic Medical, we understand that each individual is different and requires special care for the challenges they face. For instance, men and women need consistent care to address specific health concerns and stay in good health.
It's important that women receive the special care they need to maintain their health and well-being. We offer a variety of services to meet the needs of women of all ages, including:
We also offer men’s health services like prostate cancer screenings and testosterone treatments. Testosterone replacement therapy can be helpful for men who are experiencing symptoms of low testosterone, such as:
If you're in need of any of these services, or have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us. We understand that everyone's health needs are different, which is why we offer a variety of services to meet your unique needs. Contact us today to learn more about our women's and men's health services.
Each sport has its preferred season, whether you play tennis in the summer or football in the fall, there is always a sport in season at some time during the year. This means that the risk of sports injuries remains year-round. At Epic Medical, we are proud to offer sports medicine and musculoskeletal care services to athletes of all ages, ensuring they stay in good health.
Some of the sports medicine services we provide include:
Our sports medicine team is composed of experienced physicians, physical therapists, and other health care professionals who are dedicated to helping athletes stay healthy and perform at their best. If you are ready to stay off the sidelines and join the game as healthy as possible, schedule an appointment with our sports medicine physicians today.
The answer to this question varies, as it depends on many factors, such as your age, health history, and family history. However, the recommends that women have a yearly well-woman visit with their primary care provider. This visit is an opportunity to discuss any concerns you may have about your health and to receive preventive screenings, such as a Pap test for cervical cancer. Your Epic Medical physician may also recommend more frequent visits if you have certain risk factors for certain conditions, such as breast cancer.
Similar to women, the answer to this question depends on many factors. However, the recommends that men have a yearly check-up with their physician starting at age 40. This visit is an opportunity to discuss any concerns you may have about your health and to receive preventive screenings, such as a blood test for prostate cancer. Your physician may also recommend more frequent visits if you have certain risk factors for certain conditions.
Your Epic Medical family doctor is often the best place to start when you have a health concern. They can provide a diagnosis and treatment for many common conditions. Then, if you have an injury or illness that requires specialized care, your family physician will refer you to a specialist. The sports medicine specialists at Epic Medical are trained to diagnose and treat injuries and illnesses related to physical activity and exercise. They also work with athletes to help them prevent injuries and improve their performance.
If you are ready to be proactive about your family’s health in Pittsburgh, PA, you have access to one of the best family doctors near you at Epic Medical. We would be happy to answer any of your questions and help you get started with a family physician near you.
You can reach out to us via phone at 412-963-7350 or visit our office in Fox Chapel at 715 Dorseyville Road, Unit Two, Pittsburgh, PA 15238.