1024 Edenton Street Birmingham AL 35242

Preventative Medicine Clinic in Birmingham, AL

Preventative Medicine in Birmingham, AL

The best way to treat an illness is to prevent it from occurring. Preventative medicine is an important aspect of anti-aging medicine where physicians focus on optimizing health, slowing the aging process, and preventing the body from going into a disease state. Preventive medicine can help patients avoid serious chronic disease through:

  • Frequent screening
  • Early diagnosis
  • Modern laboratory testing methods
  • Latest medical imaging technologies
  • Clinically verified treatments
  • Prompt intervention

If you can reduce or eliminate significant risk factors, you can avoid future diseases and prevent chronic illness from developing. These body and mind stressors include:

  • Tobacco smoking
  • Excessive alcohol use
  • Poor nutrition
  • Fast and unhealthy foods
  • Improper cholesterol levels
  • Sugar consumption
  • Prescription medicine
  • Illicit drugs
  • Environmental toxins
  • Pesticides
  • Herbicides
  • Pollution
  • Sedentary lifestyle
  • Lack of exercise
  • Unmanaged stress

A preventative medicine physician will help you identify your personal risk factors and design a customized treatment to avoid getting sick. By optimizing health, improving nutrition, and making positive adjustments to your lifestyle, you can minimize the risks of major diseases:

  • Cardiovascular disease
  • High blood pressure
  • Diabetes
  • Cancer
  • Stroke
  • Cerebrovascular disorders
  • Dementia
  • Alzheimer's disease

Preventive and anti-aging medicine focuses on optimizing health, maintaining wellness, reducing known risk factors, preventing diseases, preemptive testing, and stopping and reversing age-related diseases. Preventive medicine emphasizes:

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Hours and Directions
BodylogicMD of Birmingham
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Address

1024 Edenton Street
Birmingham, AL 35242
(205) 386-9036
https://www.bodylogicmd.com/physicians/np-patricia-wittig

Hours

Mon: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tue: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wed: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thu: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Fri: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Sat: Closed
Sun: Closed

Service Locations:

Jefferson County, AL, Acton, AL, Hoover, AL, Lake Purdy, AL, Mountain Brook, AL, Chelsea, AL, Pelham, AL, Barkley Square, AL, Broken Bow, AL, Inverness Cliffs, AL, Westbrook Trace, AL, Vestavia Hills, AL, Meadowbrook, AL, Indian Springs Village, AL