At Unger Primary Care Group, we offer a variety of services for chronic disease states. One of Dr. Unger’s specialties is the treatment of chronic conditions. You can place your care into our hands with full trust that you are being treated by a leader in the field. If you suffer from a chronic disease state, the comprehensive care provided through our Unger Primary Care concierge medicine service can be a crucial relief. You enjoy 24/7 access to Dr. Unger, telemedicine availability, coordination with specialists, and much more. Discover the benefits of concierge medicine here.

 

Services for Chronic Disease States

We also offer specialty care and services for chronic disease states, including diabetes, metabolic diseases, headache and migraine, obesity, sleep disorders, addiction and mental illness. We pride ourselves on the range, sophistication and quality of care we offer in our family medical care. Discover the list of services we provide, below.

 

Diabetes

  • Comprehensive and intensive diabetes management for patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes
  • Insulin pump initiation and maintenance therapy
  • Continuous glucose monitoring (CGM)
  • Group classes with dieticians and certified diabetic educators
  • Pre- and post-operative management
  • Advanced laboratory profiling
  • Access to clinical trials
  • Second opinion access to top diabetologists worldwide
  • Concierge pharmacy program
  • Wellness blogs from Dr. Unger, emailed directly to you

 

Metabolic Diseases

  • Comprehensive and intensive management of patients with hypertension, hyperlipidemia and chronic kidney disease
  • Coordination of care with cardiologists and nephrologists
  • Concierge pharmacy program
  • Wellness blogs from Dr. Unger, emailed directly to you
  • Telemedicine Holter monitoring for cardiac patients

 

Addiction Medicine

  • Intensive pharmacologic and behavioral intervention for patients who are opioid dependent, alcohol dependent or heroin addicted
  • Access to suboxone and vivitrol
  • In-office induction for opioid dependent patients with suboxone derivative drugs
  • Comprehensive lab evaluation
  • Urine drug screening performed in office
  • Treatment of low-testosterone when appropriate
  • Coordination of care with in-patient rehabilitation facilities
  • Concierge pharmacy program
  • Wellness blogs from Dr. Unger, emailed directly to you
  • Coordination of care with legal entities including attorneys, and courts

 

Family medical care

  • Comprehensive, customized wellness program for all patients seeking care from a family physician
  • Chronic and acute pain management
  • Concierge pharmacy program
  • Wellness blogs from Dr. Unger, emailed directly to you

 

Headache and Migraine Center

  • Comprehensive and customized care for all patients with headache disorder including migraine, chronic migraine, trigeminal neuralgia, cluster headaches, and migraine variants
  • In-office nerve blocks including occipital nerve blocks and sphenopalatine ganglion blocks
  • In-office intravenous magnesium infusion which can terminate a migraine attack in seconds!
  • Complimentary access to chiropractor
  • Behavioral intervention care plan designed to minimize headache frequency, intensity and duration
  • Wellness blogs from Dr. Unger, emailed directly to you
  • Concierge pharmacy program
  • Second opinion access to top headache experts worldwide

 

Sleep Disorders

  • Comprehensive evaluation of sleep disorders including obstructive sleep apnea, chronic insomnia, circadian rhythm disorders, restless leg syndrome, parasomnias, and shift work disorders
  • In-home screening for obstructive sleep apnea using an apnea link monitor
  • In-home comprehensive sleep studies (Medicare covers sleep center studies only)
  • Coordination of care with sleep centers, sleep specialists, supply companies, and third parties
  • Concierge pharmacy program
  • Wellness blogs from Dr. Unger, emailed directly to you

 

Obesity Evaluation and Management

  • Comprehensive and customized care based on American Association of Clinical Endocrinology guidelines for obesity management
  • Access to behavioral and pharmacotherapy
  • Prior authorization completion for qualified patients
  • Wellness blogs from Dr. Unger, emailed directly to you
  • Management of obesity co-existing disorders (prediabetes, mental illness, hypertension, high cholesterol, heart disease, urinary incontinence, back pain, joint pain, headaches, binge eating disorders)
  • Group visits with registered dieticians and certified diabetic educators
  • Concierge pharmacy services

 

Mental illness

  • Evaluation and management of major depression, bipolar disorder
  • Evaluation and management of Alzheimer’s disease
  • Access to chaplain services
  • Coordination of care with expert behavioral specialists and psychiatrists
  • Wellness blogs from Dr. Unger, emailed directly to you
  • Concierge pharmacy services
  • Comprehensive laboratory services
  • Addiction services