Health Management Specialist

Aspire Wellness LLC: Shannon Beausoleil, MD -  - Primary Care

Aspire Wellness LLC: Shannon Beausoleil, MD

Primary Care & Functional Aesthetics Specialist located in West Hartford, CT

Chronic diseases aren’t curable, but management and treatment are possible. Health management can restore your quality of life and improve your overall health, so you feel like yourself again. If you need help managing a chronic condition like diabetes, high blood pressure, or chronic pain, call Aspire Wellness LLC: Shannon Beausoleil, MD in West Hartford, Connecticut, today, or make an appointment online.

Health Management Q & A

What is health management?

Health management is a type of medical care designed to address the challenges of living with a chronic condition. If you have any health condition that lasts for more than one year, your condition is considered chronic. Chronic diseases and other chronic conditions can have symptoms that interfere with daily activities, eventually impacting your quality of life.

Health management at Aspire Wellness LLC: Shannon Beausoleil, MD for chronic conditions can improve your symptoms, promote better health, and help you return to a more robust and vibrant life.

Which conditions can health management address?

Health management can address a variety of chronic conditions. Some of the most common chronic diseases and health conditions the team at Aspire Wellness LLC: Shannon Beausoleil, MD treat include:

  • Diabetes
  • Heart disease
  • Hypertension
  • Arthritis
  • Chronic pain
  • Asthma
  • Hypertension
  • Depression and anxiety

What causes chronic diseases?

Some factors linked to chronic diseases include:

  • Genetics
  • Smoking
  • Obesity or being overweight
  • Alcohol and drug abuse
  • Sedentary lifestyle
  • Inadequate sleep
  • Poor diet
  • Depression

Many chronic conditions develop gradually over many years. Routine preventive care such as physicals and health screenings can help identify a chronic disease in its early stages when treatment has the highest chance of being successful.

What is involved in health management?

Chronic disease management at Aspire Wellness LLC: Shannon Beausoleil, MD involves a combination of lifestyle changes and medical therapies.

If you have a chronic condition, Dr. Beausoleil designs a custom treatment plan to relieve your symptoms, curtail the progression of your disease, and promote greater wellness.

Your personal health treatment plan may include:

  • Routine monitoring of blood pressure, cholesterol, or heart rate
  • Health screenings and other preventive care services
  • Blood sugar monitoring or insulin therapy for diabetes
  • Prescription medications
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Smoking cessation treatments
  • Exercise programs

As an internist with advanced skills, Dr. Beausoleil is qualified to help you manage almost any chronic condition. If your condition does require a specialist, she will partner with your health care team to ensure you receive the best possible care at every step of your ongoing health management.

To find out how health management can free you from pain and debilitating symptoms so you can live a full life, call Aspire Wellness LLC: Shannon Beausoleil, MD today, or make an appointment online.