Dr. Morhaf Al Achkar from Indiana University Health discusses how you can use your Primary Care Physician to help proactively manage your health. Primary Care Physicians typically don’t specialize in a specific area of medicine and have the ability to treat a patient for a variety of needs.They help a patient maintain overall health by focusing on preventive care. “Our main job is to detect any illness as early as possible”, says Dr. Morhaf Al Achkar. Annual exams help guide you toward healthy lifestyle habits and help catch illness early, keeping them at bay and from potentially turning into a chronic health condition
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