Psychiatric Medication Management is a System Used by Our Doctors & Nurse Practitioners to Ensure that Patients Are Receiving Optimal Therapeutic Outcomes For the Prescription Medications That They May Be Taking.
Generally We Reserve Psychiatric Medications for Patients who are Presenting with Severe, Diabling Symptoms and are at Risk of Further Complications if Not Treated Promptly. In those circumstances, these medications can be truely Life Saving.
In general, when patients first come to us, We do a Comprehensive Assesment and then carefully draft a treatment plan that Entails Various Therapies
Treatment with Natural Remedies Like Natural Supplements, Nutrition, Vitamins as Well as Practical Advice. If the above strategies are not adequate or are not desired by the patient, We recommend Medication treatment
Prior to beginning Medication Treatment, We May to Need to ensure that Our Patient is in Good General Health. If Necessary, We may Ask them to Have a Physical Exam With their Primary care Provider & We May order Routine Lab tests to ensure its safe to begin Medication Therapy
Once On Medication, Patients are Followed at Regular Intervals Usually Every 4 Weeks but initially Every Two Weeks to Make Sure Any Possible Adverse Effects of The Medicines Are Dealt with & Also to Adjust Doses To Achieve a Optimun Response.
If Medications are Prescribed at Too Low Of a Dose, The Symptoms May Not be relieved and Too high Of a Dose can Cause Unnecessary Side Effects.
Therefore, It is Crucial that Physician Experienced in Prescribing Psychotropic Medications is Treating You or Loved One
If You Think You Have an Emotional Issue that Could Benefit From Medication Management,
Please Call Us to Schedule A Consultation