Long Term Hepatitis C Management Services in Hamilton, ON
Long term Hepatitis C management should be a compassionate service tailored to the specific needs of the patient. At ELM Medicine, we strive to provide compassionate and comprehensive medicine for Hamilton, ON, residents.
Hepatitis C attacks the liver, an essential filtration organ in the body. Symptoms - including fatigue, bleeding or bruising easily, yellow discoloration of the skin and eyes, poor appetite, weight loss, swelling of the legs, drowsiness, confusion, and slurred speech - can take a while to appear after the initial infection. If you are suffering with these chronic symptoms, you deserve to get the treatment it takes to heal.
Our clinical approach involves evidence based assessment and treatment, including a Fibroscan. From the investigation stage, to crafting a custom management plan, to continue follow-up in order to assure you have the tools you need to live a healthy life after Hepatitis C, ELM Medicine of Hamilton, ON, is with you through every step of the treatment process.
Our medical director, Dr. Atreyi Mukherji, specializes in internal medicine, lifestyle medicine, and infectious diseases. Dr. Mukherji is a member of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and she can craft an approach to manage your chronic Hepatitis C.
All visits to our clinic are covered by OHIP with a referral from your doctor (MD) or Nurse Practitioner (NP).