Montgomery Family Medicine Associates, Silver Spring, MD

Services

Our Services

We provide a comprehensive range of services for our patients from age range newborn to geriatrics:

Adult Physicals

Complete physical assessment, fasting blood work, may have other tests ordered.
Preparation: Arrive 15 minutes before appointment time. Fasting from midnight the night before (may drink water, black coffee and tea with no cream or sugar). Will need to leave urine sample. If you are on medication for hypertension, please take your blood pressure medications with water even though you are instructed to fast.

Well-Child

Complete physical, immunizations, additional tests may be ordered.
Preparation: Arrive with parent/guardian. Will need to bring immunization records from previous primary care office.

Well-Women

Breast Exams, Pap smears, and routine female problems.
Preparation: Will need to leave urine sample.

Sick Visits

Assessment of symptoms with diagnosis and treatment. Referral may be given, if needed.
Preparation: Bring insurance cards and photo ID.

Flu shots

Given during Fall and Winter seasons.
Preparation: None.

Laboratory testing

Drawing of blood.
Preparation: None.

Echos

Noninvasive-ultrasound imaging of the heart
Preparation: None.

Vascular Studies

Noninvasive test used to assess blood flow in arteries and veins.
Preparation: May need to be fasting 4 hours prior for the abdominal arterial ultrasound.

Nuclear Stress Test

Used to measure blood flow to your heart during rest and stress.
Preparation: Wear walking shoes and loose clothing (gym type clothing) with zipper or buttons in front. No eating 3 hours before test (water is ok). No caffeine, alcohol, or tobacco within 24 hours of test. Medication may be continued unless advised by provider.

Sleep Studies

Monitoring of your body during sleep to diagnosis reason for sleep disturbances.
Preparation: A detailed packet will be given when appointment is scheduled.