Our Primary Care Services
Dr. Esmilkrys Ramirez and Dr. Carlos Mella-Picel are Chicago, IL primary care providers with many accumulated years of experience. Focused on personalized and comprehensive healthcare, Health Direction Medical Center provides full-scope primary care, from vaccinations and wellness visits to blood panels, EKGs, and acute disease management. Our team is equipped to diagnose and treat a wide variety of common and complex health conditions using cutting-edge techniques and prioritizing individualized care.
Primary Care Services
A comprehensive wellness visit will permit our staff the opportunity to discuss medication management, your overall health, and any underlying needs.
Preventive physical exams allow individuals to stay ahead of potential health complications by identifying and treating them before they amplify.
Our experienced primary care physicians can help diagnose, treat, and manage the various types of diabetes to help you live a long and happy life.
One in three Americans have high blood pressure, also called hypertension. But with the help of Health Direction, you can still live your best life.
Hyperlipidemia, also known as high cholesterol, can put you at serious risk for a heart attack or stroke if not properly diagnosed and treated.
Women's healthcare is important and unique. Our experienced team is skilled to ensure women maintain a high quality of life and optimal health.
Asthma is a life-threatening illness that requires professional maintenance in order to ensure a patient is preventing breathing issues and attacks.
COPD or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is a serious condition that can affect airflow to your lungs, requiring carefully customized treatment.
Thyroid disorders are caused by an over- or under-producing thyroid gland. Health conditions caused by the thyroid can be managed with medical care.
Urinary Tract Infections
UTIs (urinary tract infections) are a common yet uncomfortable infection of the urinary tract that causes symptoms that require medical care.
Stitches and Sutures Removal
Stitches and sutures removal may be necessary after an injury that created a deep wound or after a surgical procedure was performed.
Vaccines, also called immunizations, help prevent serious illness and death from common viruses and diseases and are recommended by the CDC.
If you are in need of a pep in your step, B12 injections can help give you energy while addressing fatigue, brain fog, and lack of focus.
Tests and Exams
An EKG monitors your heart activity and helps determine whether an underlying issue exists and is in need of treatment and/or heart medications.
A Pap smear takes a small sample of cells from the cervix of a woman to check for HPV, precancer, or cancerous cells within the cervix.
Spirometry is a type of test that is performed to determine the lung health and breathing capabilities of patients with COPD.
Ear lavage, or ear irrigation, helps to remove earwax buildup, foreign objects, or cerumen from the ears in order to alleviate uncomfortable symptoms.
Maintaining a healthy weight can help you attain and maintain optimal health and wellness – our team can help you achieve those weight goals.
Nonsurgical Body Contouring
With Accent Prime™ technology, our center offers nonsurgical body contouring to increase the production of elastin and collagen for more taut skin.
Our center offers nonsurgical cellulite reduction using Accent Prime™ RF technology to smooth out skin and reduce the appearance of cellulite.
RF Skin Resurfacing
Radiofrequency skin resurfacing using the Accent Prime™ uses pulsating beams of energy to reduce irregularities such as pigmentation and acne scars.
RF Skin Tightening
RF (radiofrequency) skin tightening is a nonsurgical procedure using Accent Prime™ technology to increase the production of elastin and collagen.
RF (radiofrequency) microneedling uses heat energy from the Accent Prime™ to stimulate the production of collagen for smoother, more youthful skin.
*Individual results are not guaranteed and may vary from person to person. Images may contain models.