Annual Physical Exam

An annual physical exam is an important component of preventative healthcare and essential for maintaining your health. At Rancho Family Medical Group, we offer comprehensive physical examinations to provide our patients with the highest level of care. During an annual physical, our experienced doctors will evaluate your overall health, check vital signs such as blood […]

Anxiety 

Anxiety is a normal reaction to stress that can be beneficial in some situations. However, an anxiety disorder involves excessive fear or anxiety and are the most common mental disorders, affecting nearly 30% of adults at some point in their lives. Fortunately, effective treatments for anxiety disorders are available so those affected can lead normal […]

Dementia

Dementia is a word that’s often used to describe conditions related to memory loss and cognitive decline. But it’s important to understand that dementia isn’t just one condition – it’s an umbrella term covering a range of specific medical conditions, including Alzheimer’s disease. These disorders are caused by abnormal brain changes which lead to thinking […]

Depression

Depression is a serious illness that can cause persistent feelings of sadness and loss of interest in activities. It affects how people feel, think, and behave; it can even lead to physical symptoms. Unfortunately, depression cannot be simply “snapped out of”. For most sufferers, long-term treatment is required such as medication, psychotherapy, or a combination […]

Diabetes Care

If you have diabetes, managing your condition is an important part of staying healthy. This includes many daily self-checks and regular exams that should be done throughout the year.  If you have diabetes, it’s important to take care of yourself every day. This includes checking your blood sugar levels several times a day as directed […]

Heart Disease

As we get older, it’s important to take steps to protect our hearts and reduce the risk of heart disease. Heart disease can range from mild to severe and may lead to life-threatening conditions like cardiac arrest, so it’s important to know the signs and symptoms that could indicate you are at risk.  Common Symptoms […]

Osteoporosis

For senior citizens concerned about their bone health, it is important to understand the risks of osteoporosis. Osteoporosis weakens bones and increases the risk of fractures, particularly in postmenopausal women and older men. Bone weakening occurs when there is a decrease in bone density or mass, or a change in the structure and quality of […]

Wellness Exam for Seniors

Are you a senior citizen looking for ways to stay healthy and active? The Annual Wellness Visit (AWV) is an important part of your preventive care plan. During your AWV, your primary care physician (PCP) will assess your health risk factors and develop a personalized prevention plan that’s right for you.  Your AWV will include […]

Skin Rashes

If you’re experiencing a skin rash, there is help available. Skin rashes can manifest as red, inflamed, and bumpy patches on your skin or can be dry, itchy, or painful to the touch. Dermatitis is often the main cause of skin rashes, occurring when your skin reacts to allergens or irritants. Bacteria, viruses, allergens and […]

Sleep Disorders and Care

If you are experiencing difficulty sleeping, staying awake during the day, or imbalances with your sleep-wake cycle, it may be a sign of a sleep disorder. For over 40 years, more than 100 specific sleep disorders have been identified by the American Sleep Disorders Association and understanding these conditions has become increasingly complex. At Rancho […]