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Internal Medicine

Internists & Primary Care Practice located in Asheboro, NC

Internal Medicine services offered in Asheboro, NC

Internal medicine is a branch of medicine that diagnoses and treats many common illnesses and diseases in adults. At Triad Internal Medicine in Asheboro, North Carolina, the Yale-trained internal medicine physicians, led by Chelsea Poe, FNP, Kirstie Ferrell, FNP, and  Keung Lee, MD, PhD, MHA specialize in evaluating and caring for complex illnesses. They’re also skilled in treating acute conditions or injuries. Call the office or schedule an appointment online today to benefit from internal medicine services. 

Internal Medicine Q&A

How do I benefit from internal medicine?

Internal medicine specialists care for complex chronic diseases as well as simple, acute injuries and illnesses like the flu. They have extensive training that enables them to know how the whole human body and its organs work together in unison. 

The providers at Triad Internal Medicine emphasize disease prevention and chronic condition management so you can achieve the highest quality of life. They help you avoid or manage conditions, such as diabetes, high blood pressure, and heart disease. You receive weight management support and lifestyle recommendations to minimize symptoms or prevent  diseases altogether. 

Internal medicine services include annual exams and preventive screenings. The practice also offers immunizations, STD testing and treatment, and in-house lab testing to make these services convenient and accessible. 

When should I seek internal medicine services?

Triad Internal Medicine can be your first point of contact when you’re not feeling well. The practice offers urgent care appointments and a walk-in clinic for immediate concerns. You can also schedule appointments in advance for physicals, weight loss consultations, and women’s health support. 

The providers maintain records of all your visits so they can monitor your overall health. This helps your provider at Triad Internal Medicine identify any problems early, manage medications, and coordinate care from specialists. 

How does internal medicine fit into my overall health care?

Internal medicine providers are skilled in diagnosing symptoms, treating chronic illnesses, and providing disease prevention and health promotion. They aren’t limited to one bodily system or organ. Internal medicine specialists give you a look at your entire health and how to optimize your well-being.

Securing an internal medicine specialist is important as they can handle both severe chronic illness and acute problems. They also understand how your symptoms fit into the picture of your entire health and can help you live the healthiest life possible.

If you need help from a specialist, like an oncologist, the providers at Triad Internal Medicine can refer you to an appropriate, qualified professional in the area. 

Call Triad Internal Medicine or schedule an appointment online today to learn more about internal medicine.