Primary Care Specialist

Internal & Bariatric Medicine

Hassan Saradih, MD

Internal Medicine & Medical Weight Loss Management located in Leawood, KS

To maintain a lifetime of health and wellness, you need a primary care provider you can trust to oversee and coordinate your care. Hassan Saradih, MD, of Internal & Bariatric Medicine, offers quality primary care services to the men, women, and children of Leawood, Kansas. For expert primary care, call the office or schedule an appointment online.

Primary Care Q & A

What is primary care?

Primary care is a field of medicine that provides the first line of health care to men, women, and children throughout their lifetime. Primary care focuses on the prevention, early detection, and personalized treatment of acute and chronic diseases.

Your primary care provider, Dr. Saradih, oversees your health care team and coordinates every aspect of your care. He works closely with specialists and other care providers to create a plan of care that keeps you as healthy as possible

Primary care includes:

  • Health risk monitoring
  • Regular health screenings
  • Health counseling and education
  • Acute and chronic disease management
  • Specialist referrals and coordination
  • Mental health screenings
  • Access to community resources
  • Medication management
  • Post-bariatric surgery management

Your primary care provider is the member of your health care team who has the most comprehensive view of your health. Dr. Saradih is qualified to create a plan of care that takes into account every aspect of your health.

What are some preventive primary care services?

A valuable aspect of quality primary care is preventive services that help you avoid disease and illness. Primary care provides the tools you need to protect yourself from illness and increase the chances of early detection of acute or chronic conditions.

Preventive primary care services include:

  • Physicals
  • Immunizations
  • Cancer screenings
  • Routine blood work
  • STD testing
  • Cholesterol checks
  • Blood sugar monitoring
  • Blood pressure measurement
  • Medication reviews
  • Weight-loss support
  • Risk assessment

As part of your ongoing primary care, Dr. Saradih recommends specific preventive services that may lower your health risks and support your best health.

What conditions does my primary care provider treat?

Dr. Saradih offers diagnosis and treatment of acute disease, as well as long-term support for chronic illness. A few of the conditions he treats include:

  • Arthritis
  • Colds and flu
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Chronic fatigue
  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • Thyroid disease

This list is not exhaustive. Whatever symptoms or conditions you may have, Dr. Saradih can manage and coordinate your care by offering expert primary care and working closely with other specialists as needed.

Dr. Saradih also specializes in conditions that affect patients with obesity and a history of bariatric surgery, as well as postsurgical complications. He treats gastric leaking and nutritional deficiencies, as well as postsurgical infections, hematomas, and wounds.

For a primary care consultation, call the office or schedule an appointment with Dr. Saradih at Internal & Bariatric Medicine.