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Asthma is a long-term lung disease. It causes your airways to swell and narrow. This makes breathing difficult. Asthma often begins in childhood, but people of all ages can have asthma.

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Asthma is a chronic lung disease. It is common in children. Children with asthma have trouble breathing. This happens when their airways become irritated and swollen. Many children who have asthma begin showing symptoms by age five.

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Asthma is a lung disease that can make your breathing difficult. The symptoms of asthma can worsen when you are exposed to certain things in the environment. These are called asthma triggers, and they can vary from person to person.

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This form of diabetes develops during pregnancy. With it, the hormone insulin has problems helping the body turn blood glucose (commonly called blood sugar) into energy. In most cases, gestational diabetes can be controlled with no complications. It often goes away after pregnancy.

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Diabetes is a disease that affects the way the body uses glucose, also called sugar, to fuel the body’s cells. People with diabetes have too much glucose in their blood, and a poor mechanism for converting it to energy. Without proper management, diabetes can cause severe problems throughout the body.

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This chronic condition was once known as “juvenile diabetes.” With it, the pancreas produces little or no insulin. Insulin is a hormone the body needs to convert blood glucose (also called blood sugar) into energy. Type 1 diabetes can develop at any age, but it is most commonly diagnosed in children and adolescents. It can result in life-threatening complications.

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This disease is the most common form of diabetes. With it, the hormone insulin has problems turning blood glucose (commonly called blood sugar) into energy. If untreated, type 2 diabetes can lead to many serious problems.

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This outpatient procedure is an injection of pain-relieving medication into one or more costovertebral joints. These are the joints that form the connections between the ribs and the vertebrae.

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If you have pain in your hip, your doctor may inject medicine into your hip joint. It can help your doctor find where your pain is coming from. It can also make your hip feel better.

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This outpatient injection procedure relieves hip, leg or buttock pain caused by arthritis or other damage to the hip joint.

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This outpatient injection procedure relieves pain in the shoulder and arm caused by arthritis, injury or disorder.

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This condition is an accumulation of excess fat that results in a body weight considered unhealthy for a person’s height. Excess weight can increase the likelihood of diseases and health problems.

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This is a viral infection that usually affects older people. It makes your skin break out in a rash that can be very painful.

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These are substances given to you to help protect your body from disease. Vaccines can be made from dead or weakened germs, or from portions of germs. A vaccine introduces your body to a disease in a safe way. It stimulates your body’s immune system to protect you against the disease without causing you to become sick.

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A primary division of healthcare centered on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of adult diseases, generally for men and women ages 18 and up.

Our Services

  • Annual exams
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Asthma
  • Cholesterol management
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes management
  • Ear wax (cerumen) removal
  • Fatigue
  • Geriatric care
  • Heart disease
  • High cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Immunizations (adult)
  • Joint injections
  • Minor injuries
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis & osteopenia
  • Pap smear
  • Physical exams
  • Senior care
  • Shingles/post herpetic neuralgia pain
  • Sleep apnea
  • Spirometry
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccinations

Specialties

Internal medicine is a medical specialty devoted to the comprehensive health and wellness for adult patients. Practitioners of internal medicine are commonly referred to as internists or primary care providers. Unlike other specialties that focus on one area of the body, internal medicine integrates all areas of medicine to treat…

Locations

11724 S. State St.
Draper, UT 84020

12391 S. 4000 W.
Riverton, UT 84096

1160 E. 3900 S., Ste. 1000
Salt Lake City, UT 84124

3725 W. 4100 S.
West Valley City, UT 84120

3181 W. 9000 S.
West Jordan, UT 84088

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