Your liver and kidneys are vital organs that play critical roles in keeping you healthy. At Health One Family Medicine, Dr. Shalin Parikh is highly skilled in diagnosing and treating liver and kidney issues and has helped many men, women, and children of Irving, Texas, find relief from these conditions. The path to healing begins with a thorough diagnostic exam. Online scheduling makes finding a convenient appointment time easy, or you can call and speak to a member of the friendly office staff.
The liver is your largest internal organ and performs numerous tasks to maintain your health:
Liver disease can be a genetic condition or result from lifestyle choices or certain viruses.
Some symptoms of liver disease are common to other health issues, which is why you should contact Health One Family Medicine for a thorough diagnostic exam if you notice any troubling changes in your health.
The symptoms of liver disease include:
Your kidneys are essential to your overall health. Your kidneys function to:
Severe and possibly life-threatening health problems can develop when your kidneys don't function properly.
Your kidneys can sustain damage from numerous causes, including:
Your personalized treatment plan depends on the causes and your overall health. If a specific disease or infection is the problem, addressing that factor is the primary treatment goal.
If you have liver or kidney damage as a result of lifestyle choices, pursuing healthier habits forms the basis of your treatment path. Dr. Parikh recommends activities and habits that better support your overall health and wellness. Fortunately, lifestyle changes can go a long way toward resolving liver and kidney problems.
Finding the best possible treatment relies on a proper diagnosis. Any time you notice significant changes in your health, it’s important to schedule a diagnostic examination. Early detection of liver and kidney issues allows Dr. Parikh to begin your treatment sooner, avoiding the complications and organ damage that results from delayed care.
To learn more about liver and kidney health, or for a diagnostic exam, book an appointment today with Health One Family Medicine.