The specialty of internal medicine is an area of primary care for adults. Dr. Salpeter specializes in diagnosing and treating cross-system illnesses that may affect multiple organ systems. When necessary, Dr. Salpeter also can refer patients to specialist physicians when medically needed. For instance, patients with severe kidney problems can be referred to a nephrologist for further medical tests or treatments.
Pain management doctors specialize in caring for patients who are dealing with chronic pain, whether resulting from injury, disease, or otherwise. Dr. Salpeter creates customized pain management plans for patients that may include therapy, medication management, or minimally invasive procedures. When creating a customized pain management plan, Dr. Salpeter will evaluate the patient and their medical history, in addition to performing tests to arrive at a precise diagnosis.