Allergy and Immunology
This specialty refers to diagnosis, treatment and disorders of the immune system as well as types of allergies, such as asthma, food and drug allergies.
Our cardiologists diagnose and treat disorders in which the cardiovascular system is involved. Examples of cardiovascular disease would be high blood pressure, high cholesterol, irregular heart rhythms and heart attacks.
Critical Care Medicine
Critical Care Medicine is a specialty designed for patients who are experiencing life-threatening illnesses and require intensive monitoring, who may be in the intensive care unit.
Having the proper education about Diabetes can help to alleviate many of the problems and complications that come along with it.
Electrophysiology is the diagnosis and treatment of electrical activities within the heart. Treatments may include procedures such as the insertion of a pacemaker.
The endocrine system controls the hormone levels within the body. The system is comprised of the pineal, pituitary, thyroid and adrenal glands, as well as the pancreas, ovaries and testes. Hormones regulate many bodily processes including growth, mood, development and metabolism. Disorders occur when these glands do not create the proper hormones, release too much/too little of the hormone or the hormone has nothing to bind with. Examples of disorders include diabetes and hyperthyroidism.
Family Practice Medicine
As their name suggests, family practitioners are doctors who care for children, adults and the elderly. They provide preventive services, diagnose and treat conditions and may perform minor surgery or provide
obstetric and gynecological services. After graduation from medical school, family practitioners complete a three-year residency in family medicine.
Gastroenterologists specialize in the treatment of digestive system disorders. Our physicians are experts in diagnosing and treating gastrointestinal problems including: Acid Reflux, Barrett’s Esophagus, Celiac Disease, H. pylori and Ulcers, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Crohn’s Disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Liver Conditions, Hep C & Abnormal Liver Tests. Colonoscopies and Endoscopies are performed in our outpatient surgery center.
Elderly patients commonly have health conditions related to the aging process. Geriatricians specialize in these issues, including Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, problems with the heart or lungs, cancer, gastrointestinal problems and other concerns. These physicians understand the mental and physical challenges faced by the elderly and work to help patients and guide family members who care for them.
Doctors whom are primarily on staff at Phoenixville Hospital and will provide coverage when a PMA doctor is not able to.
Internal medicine doctors are sometimes referred to as general practice doctors. These physicians have additional training in the care of internal organs and systems. For example, some may have specialized
knowledge in cardiology, endocrinology, gastroenterology or other areas. These physicians can also serve as your primary care physician.
Many health problems can be corrected with consuming a better diet. Our Registered Dietitian will discuss the right food options with you.
Evidence shows being employed contributes to better physical and mental health and overall well-being. We strive to encourage your employees to meet and exceed their goals to become productive again.
Pain management involves the diagnosis and management of acute and chronic pain conditions such as spine pain, neuropathic pain, pain with cancer, and others. Therapies like injections and implantable devices are used to effectively control patients' pain.
Pulmonologists specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of respiratory disorders and chronic lung diseases.
Rheumatologists diagnose and treat disorders which hinder the body’s movement. This would include diseases such as arthritis, fibromyalgia and Lupus.
Our sleep medicine doctors specialize in diagnosing, treating and managing sleeping disorders. A few examples of common sleep disorders are sleep apnea, insomnia or snoring.