Primary Care for Adults

At Premium Care Medical Center, our board-certified internal medicine physicians specialize in preventing, diagnosing, and treating acute illnesses and chronic conditions for residents in Orleans Parish and the Westbank area of New Orleans, Louisiana. We provide comprehensive men’s health and women’s health services for adults and the elderly.

Our state-of-the-art facility offers many convenient services in one location such as diagnostic testing and a point-of-care pharmacy so that you can see your doctor, have necessary tests performed, and fill your prescriptions in one convenient appointment. You can also come in for a same-day sick visit whenever an urgent health concern arises.

We offer individualized, whole-health care to ensure that you receive the correct diagnosis and the proper treatment to accelerate your healing. We place an emphasis on preventive care and wellness, offering a Wellness Center, extensive health screenings, smoking cessation programs, and concierge medicine to help you maintain a healthy and active lifestyle.

In addition to primary care for adults, Premium Care Medical Center provides geriatric care for mature and aging adults to help improve and maintain their quality of life. Our caring internists are compassionate about helping adults live out their lives in a healthy manner to maintain independence. Serving New Orleans and surrounding communities, we offer personalized attention to the unique needs of each geriatric patient in our office.

We provide comprehensive services for the entire spectrum of primary care: preventive, acute, chronic, urgent, and geriatric.

Preventive Care

  • Routine physical examination
  • Routine and travel vaccines / immunizations
  • Vision screenings
  • Hearing screenings
  • Blood pressure screening
  • Cholesterol screening
  • Type 2 diabetes screening
  • Depression screening
  • Cancer screenings: colorectal (for adults over 50 or those at risk), prostate, breast, cervical cancer
  • One-time screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm in men of specified ages who have ever smoked
  • Aspirin use for men and women of certain ages
  • Cervical dysplasia screening for sexually active females
  • Congenital hypothyroidism screening
  • Obesity screening and counseling
  • Diet counseling for adults at higher risk for obesity and chronic disease
  • Genetic screening for hemoglobinopathies (sickle cell anemia)
  • Screening for blood clotting disorders
  • HIV and STD screening for those at higher risk
  • Alcohol misuse screening and counseling
  • Tobacco use screening for all adults and cessation interventions for tobacco users
  • Tuberculin testing for those at higher risk of tuberculosis

Acute Care

Chronic Care

Urgent Care

Geriatric Care

We will perform or refer out for the following services for our elderly patients:

  • Preventive health services
  • Chronic disease management
  • Mini-mental state exam (cognitive function and dementia screening)
  • Depression assessment
  • Hospital discharges
  • Nutritional services

We’re Here for All Your Primary Care Needs

For comprehensive primary care from a board-certified doctor who is dedicated to your well-being, call Premium Care Medical Center in New Orleans at (504) 361-4203.