Eko Internal Medicine
Dr. Eko is a board- certified internist with decades of experience caring for patients and delivery quality customer service. Easily considered one of ’s best doctors, Dr. Eko offers comprehensive services to both prevent and treat a wide range of conditions and issues in patients of all ages.
We accept most public and private insurance plans. We also offer special pricing for cash-paying patients for most services.
New Patients & Walk Ins Are ALWAYS Welcome! Evening Appointments available Wednesday and Thursday.
Dr. Eko is a local leading expert in a number of key areas. As an internist and general medicine practitioner, Dr. Eko specializes in several procedures and diagnostic testing.
Preventative medicine is the key to staying healthy Regular visits to the doctor can mean getting ahead of any potential issues that might come up in the future…
Any physicals needed to engage in group activity, including sports, are available at Dr. Eko’s office. In a typical sports physical exam, the patient can expect…
The thought of getting an EKG can feel overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be that way. The test itself is quite simple and straightforward, especially when…
Allergy testing is the very first step in treating ongoing allergy issues. Allergies are common, with more than 50 million people in the United States…
Pulmanary Function Tests
A pulmonary function test is basically a way to see how well a patient’s lungs are working. The testing shows the overall capacity of the lungs as well…
An echocardiogram may require a referral to another provider or may just require ultrasound services, depending on the specific needs of the patient…
Ultrasound has not been a popular technology used by many internists in the past. This is largely because the equipment used was inconvenient and large…
Urinalysis is a very simple test that can easily be confirmed in the comfort of the office. Despite its seemingly simplistic nature, urinalysis can uncover…
MANAGEMENT OF ACUTE/CHRONIC ILLNESS
Chronic care is medical care that addresses conditions that are either long-term or pre-existing. Acute care relates to caring for a condition that is short
What We Do
Dr. Eko is a board- certified internist with decades of experience caring for patients and delivery quality customer service. Easily considered one of ’s best doctors, Dr. Eko offers comprehensive services to both prevent and treat a wide range of conditions and issues in patients of all ages. In addition, there are several diagnostic tests available right on site to help eliminate the hassle of travel for patients. Dr. Eko takes patients from prevention to testing to treatment all in one office.
There are plenty of reasons to consider Dr. Eko the best in the area. Shorter commute time, longer time with the doctor and not the waiting room, a general interest in the well-being of each patient and public health as a whole, and comprehensive care are just a couple of things that set Dr. Eko, and Eko Internal Medicine, above the rest. Patients are made to feel right at home in the practice and can receive whatever treatment necessary with appropriate and sincere patient care.
Instead of having to travel to large metropolitan areas, patients can receive quality care right here in . Staying close to home means less travel time without having to forfeit top-rated care. Given the sheer number of services, diagnostic testing, and treatment options available with Dr. Eko, patients do not have to travel to a variety of hospitals or offices to receive treatment for the same condition or illness. Instead, nearly everything can be completed right in the office at Eko Internal Medicine.
Dr. Eko offers a variety of services including preventative care, EKG, Allergy Testing, Pulmonary Function Testing, Echocardiogram, Ultrasound Services, Treatment of Chronic Illnesses, and Urinalysis. Eko Internal Medicine can treat a variety of both acute and chronic illnesses including diabetes, gastrointestinal disorders, heart disease, asthma, seizures, high cholesterol, dermatitis high blood pressure, back pain, abdominal pain, and fibromyalgia.
Preventative care includes yearly exams to address any concerns along with vaccines and counseling on any risk factor modifications such as diet, weight loss, and tobacco cessation. The diagnostic testing available can focus on specific parts of the body such as echocardiogram and EKG which focuses on the heart and pulmonary function testing which uncovers issues with the lungs, as well as general testing such as Urinalysis. Urinalysis can be part of a typically wellness exam and can uncover a variety of issues, some as straightforward as kidney stones and others more chronic such as diabetes or kidney disease.
If specialized attention is needed, a referral can easily be made to a qualified specialist with which Dr. Eko has an established relationship. If a specialist is, in fact, needed Dr. Eko will make every effort to stay in coordination with the specialist to ensure that wrap-around, comprehensive services are received. This means a more streamlined process for communication and coordinating a treatment plan. The goal is to avoid patients having to make multiple phone calls to ensure that each doctor they work with is on the same page. Instead, the specialist and Dr. Eko can coordinate care for the patient, who can shift their focus to their health and well-being.
Aside from the standard services offered, Dr. Eko takes a true interest in the health of the community. That means offering preventative care that reduces the chance of more drastic health conditions in the future. In addition, Dr. Eko offers a bedside manner rarely found with internists. Adequate time is spent with each patient and there is no rushing to move on to the next. Instead, Dr. Eko listens to each patient’s individual concerns and questions and ensures that a comprehensive look is taken at any symptoms or worries expressed by the patient.
Bedside imaging through ultrasound is available for patients who are experiencing any discomfort. This eliminates the need to travel for imaging and waiting a lengthy period of time to hear the results. This ultrasound is available as part of wellness visits along with vaccines, sports physicals, and traditional testing such as blood pressure, cholesterol and screenings for a variety of health conditions.
For an appointment at Eko Internal Medicine please call 931-967-0360. There are preventative appointments as well as diagnostic testing available. Referrals to specialists are also available.