How Can a Nurse Practitioner Help You?

  • Provide relief from long wait times and a shortage of doctors
  • Offer same-day access to care for acute reasons
  • Bridge the gap for many trying to access quality healthcare
  • Provide treatment and assessment options for women’s and men’s health
  • Autonomously diagnose and treat illnesses (both chronic and acute)
  • Order and interpret tests (blood tests, ultrasound, mammogram, x-rays, CT)
  • Prescribe medications and refills
  • Perform medical procedures (lesion removal, suturing, PAP tests, IV treatments)
  • Provide consultations and referrals

Types of Visits

  • Adult physical exams
  • Well baby/child visits
  • Chronic disease management (diabetes, hypertension, heart disease)
  • Mental health care (anxiety, depression, ADHD, eating disorders)
  • Women’s health (hormonal therapy, pelvic pain, family planning/fertility, etc.)
  • Prenatal and postpartum care
  • Senior support (life transition care and support for caregivers)
  • Common conditions (thyroid disease, urinary incontinence, skin issues)
  • Sexual health (contraception options and STI testing)
  • Minor or acute illness & injury (UTI, respiratory illness)
  • Hormonal health (men & women)
  • SGI exams and WCB forms offered