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Primary Care

Lake Family Medicine & Imaging -  - Family Medicine Physician

Lake Family Medicine & Imaging

Family Medicine Physician & Diagnostic Imaging located in Sanford, FL

Primary care is your first stop for your health care needs. At Lake Family Medicine & Imaging in Sanford, Florida, Raj Kandavanam, MD, provides complete primary care services, including physicals, immunizations, and sick visits, for patients of all ages. If you’re looking for personalized primary care, call the practice to schedule an appointment today.

Primary Care Q & A

What is primary care?

Primary care is the first stop for all your health care needs. At Lake Family Medicine & Imaging, Dr. Kandavanam takes an integrative health care approach, combining preventive screenings with traditional medicine and lifestyle advice. His goal is to help you and your family stay as healthy as possible. 


What services are included in primary care?

Lake Family Medicine & Imaging provides a one-stop-shop for all of your primary health care needs. Dr. Kandavanam offers:

Physicals

Dr. Kandavanam offers a comprehensive range of physical exams, from annual wellness checks to specialized sports, school, and flight physicals. He thoroughly assesses your overall health and completes any necessary preventive health screenings or tests. 

Lake Family Medicine & Imaging has onsite diagnostic imaging services, lab testing, and a pharmacy to make primary care as convenient as possible for you and your family.

Immunizations

Immunizations are essential to preventing potentially dangerous diseases. If you or any family member need a vaccine, make an appointment at Lake Family Medicine & Imaging. Dr. Kandavanam also provides annual flu shots. 

Sick visits

When you or a family member get sick, Dr. Kandavanam offers same-day sick visits to diagnose and treat illness, including colds, ear infections, and strep throat. He provides expert testing and treatment to help you recover and get back to your regular activities. 

Sports medicine

If you participate in sports at any level, you might benefit from sports medicine. Dr. Kandavanam not only diagnoses and treats sports injuries, but provides physical exams to identify imbalances or weaknesses that increase your risk of injury. 

He can recommend exercises and stretches to help prevent injury and enhance your athletic performance. 

Chronic disease management 

Around 60% of Americans have at least one chronic disease, such as hypertension, diabetes, or high cholesterol. Dr. Kandavanam offers personalized chronic disease management, including medication and lifestyle modifications, to control your condition and improve your health. 


Why is primary care necessary?

As your primary care provider, Dr. Kandavanam knows everything about your health and can coordinate care with other specialists when needed. He can act as your advocate if you need to be hospitalized or need advanced treatments and procedures. 

Dr. Kandavanam provides your first-line health care and works with you to optimize your health and wellness. He can answer your questions and help you make informed choices about your health. 

If you’re looking for an attentive, patient-focused primary care provider, call Lake Family Medicine & Imaging to make an appointment today.