We are dedicated to providing quality care for the entire family, using every resource at our disposal to provide you with the most effective preventive care services and treatment solutions.
Our philosophy is that the first line of defense in healthcare is a preventive and holistic offense. Thus, our clinical approach is designed to encompass each facet of human health and wellness. In keeping with this model of integrative care, we work diligently to ensure a dynamic coordination of healthcare services to include Endocrinology, Diabetes, Obesity, Cardiology, Optometry, Radiology, Dietetics and Nutrition, Pharmacy as well as Behavioral Health.
Our breadth of services include:
• Primary Care
We are dedicated to providing quality care for the entire family, using every resource at our disposal to provide you with only the most effective preventive care services and treatment solutions.
At DarSalud, the heart of our mission is to innovate and advance the standard of care for all of our patients. This is driven by the belief that health is a collaborative effort, between patient and provider as well as between members of the family.
Our culturally-competent, outcome-oriented approach aims to fully understand and meet the needs of our diverse patient population, utilizing each of our resources to the fullest extent of care provision, including:
- Family Medicine
- Internal Medicine
- Comprehensive annual exams for all ages
- School and Sports Physicals
- Acute Care/Sick Visits
- Focal-Point Ultrasound
- Comprehensive Laboratory Services
- Asthma Control
- Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
- Thyroid Conditions
- Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
- Pituitary Dysfunction
- Parathyroid Disease
- Adrenal Disorders
- Hypothalamic Disorders
• Diabetes and Obesity
LifeDOC is a premier regionally-recognized practice & research center specialized in the treatment and management of diabetes, obesity and co-morbid conditions. Our healthcare professionals aim to identify cardiometabolic risk factors at their earliest stage, and ultimately produce the best possible clinical outcomes to ensure our patients lead healthy lives.
These outcomes provide us a deeper clinical understanding, and we work to apply their insights in the way that effects the most positive lifestyle changes in our population and informs patient and provider for generations to come.
Our intention is to gain a better grasp on the complexities that exist among our diverse patient population. Our protocol-driven approach is designed to identify the factors that most influence each patient’s health, as well as the treatments that can most effectively ameliorate any risks and foster progress of the highest integrity. This multi-faceted approach includes:
- Cardiometabolic Risk Assessment
- Diabetes Risk Stratification
- Abnormal Weight Management (through our Weight for Health Program)
Comprehensive Eye Examinations & Refractions
Treatment of Eye Conditions, including:
Fulfillment of opthalmic prescriptions (through DarSalud Pharmacy)
Contact Lens Services, including:
Eyeglass services, including:
• Dietetics, Nutrition and Exercise Physiology
We at DarSalud strive to go beyond the limitations of curative medicine and acute intervention. We believe that medicine should grow increasingly more preventive and less reactive, striving not only for patient health, but also patient wellness. Our endgame is assuring that a patient is informed, engaged and proactive in managing their health and wellness.
Thus, our clinical approach, while highly focused, is also well-rounded, providing key lifestyle management resources as a complement to our treatment interventions. These include:
- Registered Dietitian consultations for personal meal planning, including:
- DASH Diet
- Ketogenic Diet
- Diabetes Nutrition Therapy
- Nutrition Therapy for Liver, Heart, GI, Kidney and other chronic risks
- Diabetes Education
- Counseling on proper nutrition and healthy eating habits
- Exercise Physiologists for functional strength assessments
- Cardiovascular health screening
- Personal goal-based exercise planning
- Exercise Therapy (Group and Individual)
- Dietary Supplementation Counseling
• Behavioral Health
• DarSalud Pharmacy
• Preferred Partners
In our efforts to offer the most comprehensive range of quality serivces, DarSalud has partnered with some of Memphis’ leading organizations for high quality and cost-effective medical services, establishing a network of reliable centers for specialty referrals, as well as laboratory and diagnostic services.
Our partners include:
In a recent study, the American Heart Association (AHA) found that diabetes is among seven major risk factors for cardiovascular disease, and adults with diabetes are 2 to 4 times more likely to suffer complications than those without it. Thus, our LifeDOC model has provided our patients with access to cardiovascular risk management resources through our in-house Noninvasive Cardiac Laboratory.