Primary care is the heart of high-quality and compassionate health care. As your primary care physician, Tom Hopkins, MD, provides a medical home where adults can receive the comprehensive services they need, including prompt treatment for acute illness, weight loss, preventive check-ups, and chronic disease management. If you have questions about your health care or you need a primary care physician, call Hopkins MD in Roseville, California, or book an appointment online.
A primary care physician is the first person you contact for all your medical needs. Whether you have a new health concern, you wake up feeling sick, or you need ongoing management for a chronic health condition, you’ll get prompt, comprehensive, and compassionate care from Dr. Hopkins.
As a primary care physician and internal medicine specialist, Dr. Hopkins is thoroughly trained to diagnose and treat the full range of health problems facing adults.
One of the great benefits of having Dr. Hopkins as your primary care provider is that he values long-term relationships. He gets to know each patient, which allows him to make better and more individualized decisions about your health care. He also promotes your health by providing:
Patients with a primary care provider stay healthier as they get older, in part because they’re more likely to get regular preventive checkups. When you come in for routine checkups, Dr. Hopkins can catch the earliest signs of problems and take steps to prevent chronic disease.
As a specialist in weight management, Dr. Hopkins offers multidisciplinary weight management programs that integrate medical care, dietitians, exercise physiologists, psychological counseling, and gastric bypass surgery.
Dr. Hopkins treats you as a full partner in your health care. As such, he takes the time to listen to your concerns and explain your health problems so you can participate in treatment decisions.
When you have a health condition that needs a medical specialist or community-based services, you can count on Dr. Hopkins to continue to manage your care.
Chronic disease management includes education about your condition, medical and lifestyle treatments customized to meet your needs, and ongoing support for conditions that can’t be cured, such as diabetes, arthritis, hypertension, and heart disease.
If you need a primary care physician, call Hopkins MD, or schedule a checkup online.