Primary Care Specialist

Heart & Vascular Center of West Tennessee

Heart and Vascular Health Center located in Jackson, Dyersburg, Lexington, Adamsville, & McKenzie, TN

Primary care is your gateway to good health. The Heart & Vascular Center of West Tennessee team provides a broad spectrum of primary care services at locations in  Dyersburg and Lexington, Tennessee, where you can benefit from preventive medicine, urgent care for acute conditions, and long-term support for chronic diseases. Call the office nearest you today or book an appointment online.

Primary Care Q & A

What is primary care?

Primary care serves your everyday health needs, enabling you to build a trusting relationship with medical professionals who provide a comprehensive range of health care services.

Your primary care provider is the first person you call on if you feel sick, and is there to support you if you have a chronic health problem. They also refer you to an appropriate specialist and work with them to deliver the best possible health care.

What conditions can primary care services diagnose and treat?

Primary care services diagnose and treat a wide range of acute and chronic conditions, including:

  • Colds and flu
  • Rashes
  • Diabetes
  • High blood pressure
  • Asthma
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Depression and anxiety
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Thyroid disease
  • Musculoskeletal injuries
  • Wounds

These are just a few examples of the health problems you can get help with at Heart & Vascular Center of West Tennessee. As an added benefit, their expertise in cardiology and venous diseases gives you convenient access to specialist cardiovascular care should you need it.

What services does primary care provide?

Primary care services available at Heart & Vascular Center of West Tennessee include:

Sick visits

Sick visits are urgent care consultations for acute illnesses and injuries. You can benefit from expert diagnosis and treatment, including services like acute allergy shots and rapid COVID-19 testing.

Chronic disease management

Chronic conditions like diabetes and thyroid disorders require careful management and monitoring to ensure you stay as healthy as possible. 

The Heart & Vascular Center of West Tennessee team is there for your regular checkups and blood tests, and to help with any complications your condition or medication causes.

The primary care team also offers support to patients with chronic pain conditions, and services like counseling for those affected by mental health problems.

Preventive medicine

Preventive medicine helps you avoid a wide range of health problems through services such as immunizations, annual wellness exams, and health screenings. These include Pap smears, mammograms, and other tests that can detect serious problems like cancer at an early stage.

Weight loss and healthy living services like smoking cessation, dietary advice, and other methods of promoting better health also play an essential role in preventive medicine.

To benefit from these exceptional primary care services, call Heart & Vascular Center of West Tennessee today or book an appointment online.