Family Practice and General Medicine
Caring for the entire family from newborns to adults is the foundation of our services. CFP provides general health care for illness and minor injury, as well as a wide range of physical check-ups and annual exams. We offer both alternative medicine and traditional treatment options. Whether you see a nurse practitioner, physician assistant, doctor, or acupuncturist, we can treat your whole family for acute or chronic conditions and provide ongoing support for optimal health and prevention of illness. Our family practitioner, Dr. Elliot Trester, can care for your entire family, from newborns to adults. We pride ourselves on a short wait time before being seen and can usually see you for acute conditions on the same day if you are already a patient here. Our services include: physicals, well-children checks, annuals, sick and injury visits.
We specialize in maintaining health and vitality through all stages of a woman’s life. We offer alternative treatments for menopause including natural hormone replacement with our nurse practitioners, herbal and Chinese medicines, and acupuncture. Along with routine care and pap smears, our practitioners are skilled in treating PMS, osteoporosis, endometriosis and numerous other conditions. Women may choose to see more than one practitioner, such as a nurse practitioner, along with our acupuncturist, to maximize their well-being. CFP offers Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT), which is the treatment of hormone deficiencies caused by menopause. BHRT uses hormones that are identical to the endogenous hormones found in the human body. BHRT differs from conventional hormone replacement therapy, which includes animal-derived and synthetic hormones that are similar to, but not identical, to the human hormones that would be present in a healthy individual. The primary bioidentical hormones replaced in human females, estradiol and progesterone, are available in both FDA-approved and individualized pharmacy-compounded products. CFP has a great relationship with compounding pharmacies. Visit our Resources page to see a list of pharmacies that provide compounded medicines. Our Women’s Nurse Practitioner is Connie Ryan, RNC, WHNP. Services include Annual Exams, Hormone Replacement Therapy with traditional or bioidentical hormones, colposcopies for abnormal pap smears with discounts for students, Birth control methods, including diaphragm fittings are available. We also have a full array of herbal products and supplements to provide support for various conditions and symptoms.
Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)
Our experienced acupuncturist, Peggy Ghorbani, treats numerous conditions including stress symptoms, depression and anxiety, allergies, pain relief, infertility, and women’s health issues. Along with acupuncture treatments, she has a full Chinese herbal pharmacy and formulates herbs tailored to your individual needs. She is also knowledgeable in preventative care including nutrition, exercise, and meditation. Click here for more information.
Esthetician Skin Care Services
We provide skin care services by a licensed esthetician. Our services include microdermabrasion, light chemical peels, customized facials, acne skin care, lash tinting, facial waxing. We us Image Skin Care for our in-house skin products. Click here for more information.
We also now offer SkinPen! Click here for more information.
CFP’s confidential STD screening package is non-invasive (no Q-tips or speculums) and is done through blood and urine tests during our walk-in lab hours (see below). The package includes testing for Gonorrhea, Chlamydia, Syphilis, HIV1, HIV2, Hepatitis B & Hepatitis C. The package includes a follow-up consultation visit with one of our health care practitioners to receive and discuss your results.
Mild Depression, Stress or Anxiety
We offer a variety of approaches to treating depression, stress, and anxiety. From herbs, nutrition, acupuncture, and lifestyle changes to thoughtful use of traditional anti-depressants, we will help you to regain your confidence and return to leading a balanced, satisfying life.