Patient Education

Online Medical Education Library

Our team of doctors and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating health issues. Please use our patient education library to learn more about the services we offer and the conditions we treat. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, please contact us.

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Services
... Services we offer include: Treatment of Acute Diseases Treatment of Chronic Diseases Annual Checkups Preventive Care Women's Health Care Mental Health Care Emergency Treatment If you have a life-threatening or severe injury, call 911 or go directly to the nearest hospital emergency room...

Types of Depression
... The most common types of depression include: Major depression Persistent depression (also referred to as dysthymia) Bipolar depression (also referred to as manic depression) Depressive psychosis Perinatal depression/postpartum depression Seasonal depression, or seasonal affective disorder Even though clinical depression is a mental health disorder it is also linked to chronic health conditions...

Struggling With Depression?
...In its absence, says the National Institute of Mental Health, numerous negative symptoms arise--some thought-related and emotional and others, physical in nature...

Mental Health
Mental health disorders are common and can affect anyone, no matter their age...

What is Family Medicine?
...This includes acute and chronic diseases, preventive care and even mental health...

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High Desert Family Medicine

Office Hours
Monday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
*Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

*If school is closed, open Friday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM