ANTI-AGING & HORMONES
Richard Blanchar, M.D. is passionate about anti-aging medicine including Hormone Replacement, Estrogen, Testosterone and Human Growth Hormone.
An electrocardiogram (also called an ECG or EKG ) is used to monitor your heart. Each beat of your heart is triggered by an electrical impulse. An electrocardiogram is a painless, noninvasive way to diagnose many common types of heart conditions.
Diabetes is due to either the pancreas not producing enough insulin or the cells of the body not responding properly to the insulin produced. There are three main types of diabetes. Contact our office to schedule an appointment if you or a loved one is experiencing signs or symptoms or for the maintenance of diabetes treatment if already diagnosed.
Bayview General Medicine provides drug screenings necessary for any type of occasion. Pre-employment, random, reasonable suspicion, return to work, and post-offer drug screenings are all available at our clinics with instant digital results. SUBOXONE® Film is a narcotic medication used for the treatment of opioid dependence or addiction.
It is available only by prescription, and must be taken under a doctor's supervision and as prescribed.
The Federal Aviation Administration requires that pilots and other required crew members of an aircraft hold a current medical certificate. Certificates and physicals can only be given by certified Aviation Medical Examiners (AMEs). Richard Blanchar, M.D. at Bayveiw General Medicine has been commissioned by the FAA to conduct flight physicals and issue certificates in all 3 pilot classifications.
Regular gynecological examinations are an essential part of any woman's health care. Ideally, women should have a woman’s health exam yearly. All women should have their first woman’s health exam by age 21.
The process of immigration can be grueling and difficult to navigate. Bayview General is here to assist and simplify that process, providing a place where patients can get the necessary examinations quickly and efficiently.
A minor surgery is any operation that does not have a major scale. Minor surgeries are smaller, sometimes elective, operations that do not require a period of hospitalization. Surgery is a broad area of care encompassing several different techniques and operations.
Bayview General Medicine is a fantastic place to bring your little one and is a fully-equipped Family Practice. Richard Blanchar, M.D. is dedicated to ensuring nothing but the highest quality of health care for you and your little ones.
Sports Medicine is a branch of medicine that specializes in the prevention and treatment of injuries resulting from training for and participation in athletic events. The majority of sports injuries involve muscle sprains, strains, and tears. Among the most common sports injuries are shin splints, runner's knee, pulled hamstring muscles, Achilles tendonitis, ankle sprain, arch sprain, charley horse, tennis elbow, baseball finger, dislocations and muscle cramps.
If you are experiencing discomfort, you should consult your physician at that time. However, yearly examinations may help your physician detect a problem early and recommend treatment options to keep you healthy.
EXECUTIVE PHYSICAL EXAMS
The executive physical examination is a much more intensive evaluation of a person’s potential for disease. Extensive time is spent with the doctor going over medical history, and discussing any issues that might otherwise not mention in a standard physical; even minor symptoms may be viewed as relevant and deserve scrutiny.
Bayview General Medicine uses blood testing to pinpoint food, environmental, chemical and metal allergens.
High cholesterol usually means you have more of the bad type and less of the good type. Having high cholesterol puts you at increased risk of developing coronary heart disease and that risk increases if you have other risk factors such as diabetes and high blood pressure.
If you are ready to quit smoking, Richard Blanchar, M.D. can help. There are pharmaceutical regimens that may also be used to assist in your smoking cessation program. Richard Blanchar, M.D. frequently lectures on the use of certain pharmacologic agents, often designed for use in other therapies that have been linked to success in a well planned stop smoking campaign. Brand and generic version of these medications are available and Richard Blanchar, M.D. would be happy to discuss options with you.
Whether you are traveling for leisure or work International travel can be challenging if you are not prepared. It is important to plan for your health when traveling. You should be well informed and Vaccinated before you travel internationally.
Richard Blanchar, M.D. can provide you with a medically supervised weight control program totally individualized to your specific needs. A diet program begins with thorough medical testing, then goes on to include changes in nutrition, eating behaviors, exercise, and even the way you think about food.