Diabetes is a common disease, yet every individual needs unique care. We encourage people with diabetes and their families to learn as much as possible about the latest medical therapies and approaches, as well as healthy lifestyle choices.

High Blood Pressure

Hypertension — High blood pressure increases the risk of heart disease and stroke so it's important to know how to lower high blood pressure. Hypertension risk factors include obesity, drinking too much alcohol, smoking, and family history. High blood pressure can be a silent killer if not treated.


Most hyperlipidemia is caused by lifestyle habits or treatable medical conditions. Lifestyle contributors include obesity, not exercising, and smoking. Conditions that cause hyperlipidemia include diabetes, kidney disease, pregnancy, and an underactive thyroid gland. You can also inherit hyperlipidemia.

Our Specialties

  • Wellness Exams
  • Sports Physicals
  • Same Day Appointments

Essential Family Care

Essential Family Care is committed to helping people live longer, healthier lives. Essential Family Care understands that your health is about more than just you. It's about catching another baseball game, capturing another year of pictures for the scrapbook, and being around to make memories. It's because of families – yours and ours – that we specialize in progressive, comprehensive medical care that focuses on prevention and whole health care.