As a patient, there are a few things you can do to make the most of your visit with Dr. Stengler. The better prepared you are, the more effective your visit will be.
1. Complete the New Patient Form
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If you are a new patient, it is very important to complete this comprehensive form ahead of your appointment. This will give our doctors the information he needs to properly diagnose and treat you. In addition to information about your current health, he needs to know your health history, an allergies you may have, medications and supplements you are taking, health habits and other factors that affect your health.
Some key items to bring are:
2. Bring a List of Questions
Keep an ongoing list of questions between visits that you would like to ask. Keep note of any changes in mood, diet, memory, sexual function, etc., you may be experiencing. Write down symptoms, duration of the condition, frequency, and so on. The more specific and honest you are about what’s bothering you, the better we will be able to help you.
3. Bring a Family Member or Friend With You to Your Appointment
Feel free to bring a friend or family member with you. You will likely be receiving quite a bit of information and it can be very helpful to have another set of ears to help you remember the details about your visit. Of course, you are always encouraged to call our office with any questions or concerns.
Feel free to call or email us with any questions or concerns.
Optimal healthcare involves addressing the body, mind, and spirit. By listening carefully to his patients and utilizing modern diagnostic testing techniques, our doctors are able to pinpoint and treat the root cause(s) of a person’s health problems. But good health does not just happen. You must take an active role. Ask questions and be open and honest with your doctor and he will help you be the best you can be so you can enjoy your life to the fullest.