Having an internal medicine doctor (or internist) on your side helps decrease the amount of time you spend in doctor’s offices. At Lake Granbury Internal Medicine & Pediatrics, Penelope Jackson, MD can care for your all of your health needs. Because she has extensive training in diagnosing and treating all sorts of medical conditions, you won’t have to go anywhere else.
A physician who specializes in internal medicine can help you with all kinds of medical concerns — from routine and preventive maintenance, through learning to live with a chronic disease. Because of Dr. Jackson’s has extensive medical training, she can help you:
By creating a custom treatment to address your needs and providing consistent care, working closely with Dr. Jackson ensures your body is functioning optimally.
Even though you may think you can refer yourself to different specialists just because your insurance allows it, this can actually waste time. You may also waste money in the long run, if you go to the wrong type of doctor. You should always have a primary care physician (PCP), like Dr. Jackson, who you check in with regularly. Because an internist has extensive training in diagnosing, treating, and managing an array of chronic conditions, they can be your go-to person.
Dr. Jackson can diagnose even the most complex of issues. So if you are having certain symptoms, or if something in your lab report is off, she can help you through it. Often, you can get much of the treatment you need right from your internist, without visiting a specialist.
Yes. Whether you’re looking for a second opinion, or you’re a new patient, Dr. Jackson is available. Before your first visit, gather all of your previous medical records, lab reports, and imaging reports. This way, Dr. Jackson can look everything over, repeat any necessary labs, and put together a customized treatment plan for you.
Dr. Jackson can also provide additional services, including Botox injections, to help you look as good on the outside as you feel on the inside.
Learn more about the internal medicine services available at Lake Granbury Internal Medicine & Pediatrics by calling the office or using the online booking feature.