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Diagnostic Consultation Specialist

Moshe Dekel, MD -  - Holistic Integrative and Age Management Physician

Moshe Dekel, MD

Holistic Integrative and Age Management Physician & Holistic Medicine Specialist located in Bohemia, NY

Whether you’re experiencing fatigue, digestive issues, hormone imbalance, insomnia, thyroid or adrenal fatigue, stress, menopause, male aging, chronic pain or erectile dysfunction, Moshe Dekel, MD, understands that no two cases are the same. That’s why he offers every patient a personalized diagnostic consultation at his self-named practice in Bohemia, New York, where he serves patients locally and Nationwide. A diagnostic consultation is the first step in creating a treatment plan that’s right for you. Call Dr. Dekel, MD, or book an appointment online today for an in-office visit or appointment via Telemedicine to learn more.

Diagnostic Consultation Q&A

What is a diagnostic consultation?

During a diagnostic consultation, Dr. Dekel reviews your medical and family history, imaging tests, physical exam results, and more to identify the cause of your condition. This is a crucial step in the diagnostic process. Using all the information available to him, Dr. Dekel can better understand your condition to rule out possible causes and narrow down your possible diagnosis.

What information is needed for a diagnostic consultation?

Dr. Dekel provides comprehensive holistic evaluations at his office and via Telemedicine. This means he takes every aspect of your health into account before making an informed diagnosis. The more information you can provide, the more accurate your diagnosis will be.

When you come in or dial via Telemedicine for your diagnostic consultation, Dr. Dekel will evaluate your:

Medical history

Understanding your medical history is vital during the diagnostic process. Past illnesses, surgeries, procedures, and current conditions — diabetes, hypertension, high blood pressure, etc. — can tell Dr. Dekel more about your overall health. It’s also important to talk to Dr. Dekel about your family health history, so he can identify conditions that you’re at risk for developing.

Medications

When you visit Dr. Dekel for your consultation, bring a list of any medications you’re taking or have taken in the past. This can help him better understand the symptoms you’re experiencing.

X-rays/Ultrasounds

X-rays are imaging tests that use electromagnetic radiation to see the structures inside of your body to help diagnose certain conditions.

Physical exam results

During a physical exam, your doctor inspects and feels different areas of your body to check for any abnormalities. Your results can tell Dr. Dekel crucial information regarding your overall health.

Blood test

Blood tests can help diagnose certain conditions and illnesses. These tests typically measure your complete blood count (CBC), comprehensive metabolic panel (CMP), and lipid panel and more.

How can a diagnostic consultation improve my diagnosis?

Once Dr. Dekel has all the information he needs, he asks questions about your symptoms: 

  • What are your symptoms? 
  • How long have you been experiencing them? 
  • Is anything helping to alleviate your symptoms?

With a completely holistic diagnostic evaluation, Dr. Dekel can give you the most accurate diagnosis possible. With the right diagnosis, Dr. Dekel will identify the root causes of your symptoms and help you resolve them. He can create a personalized treatment plan that works to reduce your symptoms while treating the underlying condition.

This comprehensive evaluation eliminates the need to try medications and treatments that won’t work for you, so you can start treating your condition and feeling better sooner.

To schedule a diagnostic consultation with Dr. Dekel, MD, call the office or book an appointment online today.