FAMILY CARE

  • Adult, child and well baby examination and preventive care.
  • Age appropriate immunizations for all age group including
    • TB shots
    • Flu shots
    • Pneumococcal shots
    • Meningococcal shots
    • Herpes Zoster shots
  • Annual Physical Exams
    • Periodic gynecological examinations (Pap test).
    • Periodic mammogram, bone scan and colonoscopy referral
    • Routine blood work up including glucose, lipid and thyroid screening.
    • Blood pressure screening
    • PSA screening
    • Smoking   cessation and  counseling
  • Acute & Chronic medical problems for all age group.
  • School, sports and DMV physicals.

URGENT CARE

  • Non life threatening illnesses in adults & children.
  • Non life threatening injuries
    • Please call 911 for Medical Emergencies i.e
    • Cardiac symptoms- crushing chest pain, pain radiating to left shoulder, arm or jaw, vomiting, difficulty breathing
    • Stroke like symptoms- sudden difficulty with speech and/or swallowing, tingling & numbness, sudden loss of function or loss of consciousness
    • Severe respiratory problems
  • LAB
    • Flu A and B, RSV & strep testing
    • Lab- Blood and Urine
    • Imaging- X ray, CT scan, MRI (within the building)
    • EKG

OFFICE PROCEDURES

Dr. Shamala is well trained in various office procedures which includes
  • Skin and Joint procedures
    • Destruction of skin lesions by electrocautery, chemical cautery and cryosurgery (freezing).
    • Excision, shave and punch biopsy of skin lesions, subcutaneous tissue and mucous membrane.
    • Ingrown toe nail- Complete or partial avulsion of nail plate.
    • Fishhook removal, Foreign body removal from skin and soft tissue.
    • Trigger point injections , joint aspiration and injection.
    • Minor hematoma evacuation.
    • Removal of perianal skin tag ( external hemorrhoid skin tag).
  • ENT procedures
    • Removal of foreign body from ear and nose.
    • Removal of impacted cerumen (ear wax).
    • Bifid ear lobe repair.