Acute care management at Austin Square Medical Group in Youngstown, Ohio, addresses sudden and urgent issues, such as upper respiratory infections, bronchitis, the flu, urinary tract infections, back pain, joint pain, and rashes. Leading Family Medicine and Primary Care Physician Gregory J. Facemyer, MD, FAAFP, offers the best in acute care and is backed by a team of compassionate, experienced medical professionals. Book an appointment online or over the phone today.
Acute medical conditions develop suddenly and usually have severe symptoms. This is a major contrast to chronic conditions, which usually develop gradually. Some of the most common acute medical conditions that Dr. Facemyer treats at Austin Square Medical Group include:
There are many other conditions that you might need acute care management for, including flu, allergic reactions, abdominal pain, sports injuries, and migraines. Acute medical conditions aren't normally life-threatening, but they can be serious and require prompt attention. If you have a potentially life-threatening condition, visit the emergency room nearest you right away.
Dr. Facemyer sees patients with acute issues during regular office hours. If you're having an acute health issue, get in touch with Austin Square Medical Group, and a team member will fit you in as soon as possible. Normally, Dr. Facemyer offers same-day appointments.
To support your full recovery, Dr. Facemyer may recommend resting at home, prescription medication, over-the-counter medication, or lifestyle changes.
It’s a rare occurrence, but there may be times when your acute health issue is severe enough to require advanced or continued care and even hospitalization. If you need to see a specialist, such as a Pulmonary Specialist for a serious respiratory problem or a Cardiologist for a cardiac event, Dr. Facemyer can refer you to a trusted specialist in that field.
For expert acute care management, book an appointment online or over the phone with Austin Square Medical Group.