Dr. Parikh provides all aspects of primary care to his patients, however he also has a interest in the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular risk factors including hypertension, high cholesterol, diabetes and obesity in adults. He is also able to provide onsite PFT (pulmonary function testing)/ lung function testing and EKG services as part of your visit to either of his offices.
Dr. Parikh’s Medical Interests
As an internist, Dr. Parikh has a personal interest in cardiovascular health. Because of this, he understands all the risk factors associated with cardiovascular issues. Hypertension is the biggest risk factor for stroke. It also plays an important role in heart attacks. A diet high in fat also increases the risk of cardiovascular disease and stroke, as well as a diet high in sugar can contribute to a risk of type 2 diabetes.
Dr. Parikh understands cardiovascular risk factors and how to help his patients avoid them. He also is extremely passionate about helping his patients remedy any of their current cardiovascular diseases, and get their lives back to the standard they are looking for. Because of Dr. Parikh’s extensive knowledge about cardiovascular risks and diseases as well as his passion for his patients, he is the best doctor to visit for all heart health concerns.