Our Medical Care Services
Dr. Horton is an Internal Medicine Physician providing comprehensive health care services in San Antonio, Texas for people ages 18 and up. Internal Medicine is the field involved in prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of adults. This encompasses numerous disease states including such common illnesses as hypertension, hyperlipidemia, diabetes, heart disease, and arthritis. Internists are trained to manage multiple medical illnesses and, when necessary, coordinate referral care to many specialists we work closely with. A large part of our care involves prevention of disease, maintenance of wellness, and prevention of hospitalization.
If you have ever heard of “RETAINER MEDICINE” or “CONCIERGE MEDICINE”, and wonder what that is and how it can benefit you and your health care services, we are here to explain.
Medical Care Services Include
High Blood Pressure Treatment
Dr. Horton treats patients with hypertension, also known as high blood pressure. Although every patient is different, treatment includes medications along with healthy eating and exercise and of course careful monitoring.
Diabetes is a condition that impairs the body’s ability to process blood glucose also referred to as blood sugar. Dr. Horton monitors and helps patients manage their diabetes with medications and healthy living suggestions.
Cold and Flu Treatment
Everyone gets sick from time to time. Usually rest is the best prescription, but sometimes the cold or flu can become something more and a doctor’s expertise is needed. Dr. Horton is here when you need him.
High Cholesterol Management
Hyperlipidemia, also known as high cholesterol is the presence of extra fats in your blood. Often medication is needed as well as life style changes. Dr. Horton monitors and helps you manage high cholesterol.
Seasonal Allergies aren’t just an inconvenience, they can become a serious problem that leads to infection and other problems. You don’t have to suffer year after year with allergies. Contact Dr. Horton and lets find a better way together.
Coordination of Treatment for Other Illnesses and Diseases
When you require care from a specialist, Dr. Horton not only provides the referal, but works in coordination with other doctors to ensure that you are receiving the care that you need.