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Telehealth Specialist

Telehealth

Telehealth services offered in Lewisville, TX

When you have to miss important medical appointments because you’re too busy or too sick to make it to the office, you can benefit from the telehealth services available at Lakepointe Direct Primary Care. Marcelo Brito, MD, and Monica Gonzalez, FNP, can meet with you from wherever you are through a convenient online platform. The team can address your acute and chronic health needs through secure video conferencing and can answer any questions you have about your health. Call the office in Lewisville, Texas, to learn more about telehealth or book a consultation online today.

What is telehealth?

Telehealth allows you to meet with the Lakepointe Direct Primary Care medical team from wherever you are to address symptoms of an illness or injury. You can also use the telehealth platform to ask questions about your health.

You meet with the team at a prescheduled appointment time through an online video conferencing platform accessible on your smartphone, tablet, or computer.

What happens during a telehealth appointment?

You meet with the Lakepointe Direct Primary Care medical team at the appointed time using online video conferencing software. They provide information ahead of your appointment that lets you connect to the platform.

During your telehealth visit, you can discuss new pain or other symptoms you’re experiencing because of a new or existing medical condition or an injury. The team assesses your symptoms to determine if you need to come into the office for diagnostic tests. They can prescribe medications or other treatments to help you feel better.

You can also use the telehealth system to ask questions about your health or any treatments you’re receiving. The team provides one-on-one medical attention throughout your telehealth visit, focusing on your overall health and wellness.

What are the benefits of telehealth?

The telehealth services available at Lakepointe Direct Primary care give you access to the medical attention you need, even if you’re too sick to travel to the office.

The telehealth platform also makes it possible for you to schedule follow-up visits with the team when your busy schedule makes it difficult for you to come into the office. You can get personalized medical attention through the online platform from wherever you are, including your home, hotel, or vacation destination.

While not every visit is possible through telehealth, you can save time and money using the platform to ask health questions or stay on track with routine checkups.

If you’re not local to the Lakepointe Direct Primary Care office, telehealth still gives you access to high-quality primary care services that you might not be able to get in your area.

To learn more about the benefits of the telehealth services available at Lakepointe Direct Primary Care, call the office today or book an appointment online.