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Internal Medicine services offered in Westlake Village, CA

Internal medicine focuses on all aspects of your health care, including prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and management of acute and chronic medical conditions. At the practice of Alexis Peraino, MD, INC., in Westlake Village, California, you get comprehensive and individualized internal care that helps you thrive. Dr. Peraino’s concierge model of practice means she can dedicate time and personalize care for each patient. Call today or use this website to request information online. 

What is internal medicine? 

The medical specialty of internal medicine is based on evidence-based treatments and requires clinical expertise. Dr. Peraino is a board certified internist with over 20 years of clinical experience who uses her knowledge and skills to diagnose and treat adults’ acute and chronic  health concerns.

Acute conditions are immediate problems, like a sore throat, fever, or the flu. Chronic conditions are long-term illnesses, including diabetes and heart disease. 

Dr. Peraino is concerned with your life-long health and focuses on disease prevention and wellness promotion. She takes an interest in your lifestyle and living and work environment because these factors can significantly affect your well-being.

What services do you provide as an internal medicine specialist?

Dr. Peraino offers comprehensive, individualized internal medicine services that include: 

  • Evaluation and support for conditions that affect any system of your body
  • Clear diagnosis and relevant treatments for a wide range of symptoms and illnesses
  • Preventive care and disease prevention strategies
  • Guidance and recommendations for improved overall health

Contact Dr. Peraino if you have symptoms of an immediate illness, such as a chronic cough, unusual rash, or back pain. She also helps with complications associated with a chronic illness, like erratic blood sugar numbers for a diabetic or an escalation in blood pressure. She can refer you to a specialist if you have a complex medical condition and help coordinate your care. 

How do I receive internal medicine care through the concierge model?

The concierge model of practice means you pay a yearly fee to cover your office visits, telehealth appointments, and phone calls with Dr. Peraino. Additionally, the fee covers weekend and after hours coverage as well. The model limits the number of patients Dr. Peraino sees, so you get detailed and personalized care.

Dr. Peraino spends time getting to know your needs. Your initial visit can last as long as 2 hours. 

Your care includes routine visits for physicals and important health screenings. She’ll schedule regular treatment and medication reviews if you have a chronic disease. All patients may also receive nutrition, exercise and other wellness counseling to help optimize their overall health. 

Reach out to Alexis Peraino, MD, INC. online or by phone when you need internal medicine care. She looks forward to working with you.