Family Medicine Specialist

Ali Ahmad, MD -  - Family Medicine

The Medical Dock

Ali Ahmad, MD

Family Medicine & Anti-Aging Specialist located in Huntington Beach, CA & San Pedro, CA

At The Medical Dock, Ali Ahmad, MD, and the team work diligently to provide a range of services to meet the health care needs of your entire family. This family medicine practice, with offices in Huntington Beach and San Pedro, California, believes that the best medical care exists in an environment of familiarity and trust. Whether it’s time for your annual physical or you need help managing a chronic disease, The Medical Dock can help. Call the office nearest you today or request an appointment online.

Family Medicine Q & A

What is family medicine?

Family medicine is a medical specialty that provides comprehensive care to the entire family, covering every age, gender, and stage of life. Dr. Ahmad and The Medical Dock team focus on health and prevention and provide you with the information and tools you need to take control of your health. The team also provides expert care for a wide range of acute and chronic health conditions.

 

What are family medicine services?

Dr. Ahmad and The Medical Dock team provide a full range of medical services and can meet all of your health care needs. The services offered include:

Preventive care

Dr. Ahmad takes a preventive approach to care and conducts wellness exams for all ages and genders. The types of wellness exams offered include:

  • Annual physical exam
  • Women’s health exam, including Pap smears and mammograms
  • Men’s health exams, including prostate exam
  • Well-child exam

Your wellness exam provides Dr. Ahmad with valuable information about your health and wellness and serves as a tool he uses to create a treatment plan aimed at helping you maintain or improve your health.

Management of acute and chronic conditions

At The Medical Dock, Dr. Ahmad also provides expert care for unexpected illnesses, such as the flu, as well as chronic health conditions. Some of the conditions Dr. Ahmad specializes in include:

  • Diabetes
  • Anxiety and depression
  • Arthritis
  • High cholesterol and hypertension
  • Menopause
  • Tendinitis
  • Thyroid issues

The Medical Dock also provides knee injections for pain management.

Dermatology

For your skin care concerns, Dr. Ahmad provides the dermatology services you need. Some of the conditions he manages include:

  • Acne
  • Cysts
  • Eczema
  • Mole and wart removal

You can also get your Botox® and filler injections at The Medical Dock.

Nutrition and wellness

To promote your health and well-being, Dr. Ahmad offers vitamin B12 and D shots and can devise a nutrition supplement plan to ensure you’re meeting your nutrient needs. The Medical Dock also offers a medical weight loss program that can help you lose excess weight to improve your overall wellness.

The family medicine practice also offers antibiotic injections to help clear up serious infections.

What if I need a special test?

To further assess your health, The Medical Dock utilizes a number of special tests. Some of the testing Dr. Ahmad may recommend include:

  • Bone density
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Spirometry
  • CT scan or MRI
  • Stress echogram
  • Ultrasound

These tests may be recommended during your wellness exam or for an urgent medical need.

For compassionate primary care for your entire family, call The Medical Dock today or request an appointment online.