Illness Specialist

Integrated Healthcare Medical Group Inc. -  - Primary Care Physician

Integrated Healthcare Medical Group Inc.

Primary Care Physicians & Pediatricians located in Redondo Beach, CA & Westwood, Los Angeles, CA

Integrated Healthcare Medical Group Inc offers their Westwood, CA, patients the safest, most effective treatment of illness based on a thorough evaluation so every patient can feel confident they're receiving the best care based on their individual needs.

Illness Q & A

What types of illnesses does Dr. Sheibani treat?

Our doctors are highly trained in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide array of illnesses and symptoms, including respiratory diseases, colds, flu, sinus infections, high blood pressure, hemorrhoids, bladder infections, diabetes, heartburn, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and much more. And when an illness or disease requires specialized care or evaluation, our doctors can help you identify and connect with a leading specialist in the Los Angeles area so you can feel confident about the care you receive.

What kinds of tests can Dr. Sheibani perform to diagnose an illness?

The type of tests Dr. Sheibani and Dr. Broukhim order will depend on your symptoms and your risk factors, including your family health history. They may include:

  • blood work

  • urine tests

  • fecal tests

  • throat swabs

  • diagnostic imaging like ultrasound, x-ray or MRI

When should I see the doctor?

There are many symptoms that indicate your should see a doctor, including:

  • persistent vomiting or diarrhea that lasts for more than a day

  • a high fever that doesn't resolve

  • fainting

  • painful, throbbing headaches

  • unexplained bleeding

  • a bad or persistent sore throat

  • a persistent cough

  • throbbing pain in the center of your face (your sinuses)

  • vision problems

  • severe abdominal pain

  • unexplained rash or hives

  • irregular heartbeat

  • difficulty breathing

These are just a few symptoms that could indicate you need to see a doctor. In general, any time you experience something that seems out of the ordinary, it's a good idea to see us for an evaluation.

How will Dr. Sheibani decide what kind of treatment I need?

Our doctors will make a decision regarding treatment based in part on the exam he performs, the symptoms you describe and the results of any tests he may order. He may also order a follow-up visit to monitor your progress.