Services >> Long-term Illness Management
Our GPs manage many long term conditions for patients in Ballymodan Family Practice.
As general medical specialists, GPs are well placed to manage and to facilitate self management of many different long-term illnesses.
We aim to provide quality, easily accessed care of your chronic illness in your own community.
We invest much time and effort to keep our services up to date. Our GPs aim to keep people
independent in their own community. We also share patient’s Medical Care with different hospital
clinics and specialists if needed.
Chronic conditions can affect any system in the body. Examples include:
Rheumatology : Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoporosis.
Endocrinology: Thyroid Disorders, Polycystic Ovaries, Diabetes Mellitus.
Mental Health : Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia.
Dermatology: Psoriasis, Eczema, Acne
Cardiovascular: Ischaemic Heart Disease, High Blood Pressure.
Respiratory: Asthma, COPD.
Neurological: Parkinson’s Disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Stroke.
Gastroenterology: Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Coeliac Disease