Services

At Premier Health Center we provide a range of services related to Internal Medicine. Our team of expert providers specialize in applying their medical. knowledge and clinical expertise in diagnosis and treatment of your condition.

Behavioral Health

Our clinical team is dedicated to helping patients achieve or enhance their psychological wellbeing. Treatment programs are designed to help individuals struggling with depression, anxiety, ADHD, relationship difficulties, addictions, mood disorders, bipolar disorder, OCD, PTSD, and Schizophrenia. We offer a range of services including initial psychological evaluation, individualized therapy and medication management.

Physical Exams

With both prevention visits, we’ll review appropriate blood work, order screenings based on your age, refill some chronic medications and arrange appropriate immunizations.

Same-Day Sick Visits

If you require immediate walk-in attention for an injury or illness we are here to help you. Our walk-in hours are 2-4pm Monday - Thursday.

Diabetic and Blood Pressure Monitoring

Diabetes and blood pressure can be hard to manage. It’s important to remember that diabetes is a progressive disease, which means it usually changes over time. And when it changes, your doctor might have to change your treatment as well.

Laboratory Testing

Offering a full spectrum of tests, and services for our patients, we use Labcorp to process our labs.

Cholesterol Control

High cholesterol can be inherited, but it's often the result of unhealthy lifestyle choices, which make it preventable and treatable. A healthy diet, regular exercise and sometimes medication can help reduce high cholesterol.

Heart Disease Management

Your treatment will depend on the type of heart condition you have and, in part, what caused it. Medications and lifestyle behaviors are part of every patient’s treatment plan. Your healthcare team will talk to you about the best treatment plan for you.

Allergy Tests

During allergy skin tests, your skin is exposed to suspected allergy-causing substances (allergens) and is then observed for signs of an allergic reaction. Along with your medical history, allergy tests may be able to confirm whether a particular substance you touch, breathe or eat is causing symptoms

School Physicals

If you are in need of a physical, we make it easy to get them done. We offer extended hours for your convenience on weekdays and weekends, so you can come in for school physicals.

Sleep Disorders

Sleep is a complex biological process. While you are sleeping, you are unconscious, but your brain and body functions are still active. They are doing a number of important jobs that help you stay healthy and function at your best. So when you don't get enough quality sleep, it does more than just make you feel tired. It can affect your physical and mental health, thinking, and daily functioning.

DOT Exams

Our provider is a certified examiner for Department of Transportation (DOT). Please make an appointment today for a physical.

Substance Abuse

Created for patients with alcohol or substance use/abuse problems. We answer questions about substance abuse, its symptoms, types of treatment, and recovery. We use Suboxone treatment along with a referral to psychotherapists.

Addiction-Related Problems

Learn how to tackle addiction when you’re also dealing with depression, anxiety, or another mental health problem.

Smoking Counseling

This is the process of discontinuing tobacco smoking. Tobacco smoke contains nicotine, which is addictive and can cause dependence. Nicotine withdrawal often makes the process of quitting difficult. Our providers can assist with this process.

Knee Regenerative Therapy for Arthritis

This non-operative, outpatient procedure is designed to provide relief for patients with arthritis of the knee. The technique allows the physician to inject hyaluronic acid using fluoroscopic guided needles for maximum accuracy. This cushions and relieves the joint over a few weeks to see significant results.

Obesity Medicine

Dr Akhtar has expertise in obesity medicine which requires competency in and a thorough understanding of the treatment of obesity and the genetic, biologic, environmental, social, and behavioral factors contributing to obesity.

Women’s Care

Primary women’s healthcare services, helping you get and stay healthy. Get seen by our PA Sarah for a full range of women’s care

Functional Medicine Health Coaching

Functional Medicine takes into account both diet and lifestyle with the aim to alleviate symptoms, improve your health, and live a happier life, through identifying and remedying the root causes. Our health coach Tarannum works closely with our doctors and patients to address a wide array of symptoms.