FAMILY MEDICINE is the medical practice specialty devoted to comprehensive health care
for people of all ages, including families; the specialist is called Family-Physician or Family-Doctor.
The Family Doctor is the most broadly trained doctor and oversees the patient's overall healthcare
while also coordinating with specialist.
AVISTA is proud to offer three types of Family Medicine
1. Traditional Family Medicine
2. Modern Family Medicine
3. Naturopathic Family Medicine
Medical Weight Loss
Obesity Medicine is a medical practice specialty devoted to treating overweight and
obese patients. The Board-Certified Physician specialist is called "Bariatrician" and has the
highest level of Weight-loss education and training available. Their specialty provides the safest and
most successful strategies for their patients.
The immune system is an essential part of medical care for patients that if left uncared
for can result in allergies, infections, and even cancer. Allergies are common, and side effects vary
from person to person and should be treated as a disease or ruled out.
BHRT can be used to treat men and women when their hormone levels drop or become
unbalanced. Potential benefits of bioidentical hormones include better sleep, more energy, increased sex
drive, fat burning, better skin, less hair thinning, reduced hot flashes, reduced bloating, better
thinking, and memory.
Our Clia Certified, Privately Owned Lab (POL), Polymerase Chain Reaction
(PCR), is fully-integrated, automated, real-time DNA testing provides results in under
three hours. Experience hassle-free molecular diagnostics testing covered by most insurance plans.
AMC Pharmacy and pharmacy services provide convenience at affordable prices to our
patients. If we don't have it, most insurance coverage covers the cost for your prescription to be
delivered to your home or office. Just one more thing to make health care more attainable.
Convenient blood draw service performed in-house. No more going to offsite locations.
Our trained Phlebotomists can draw blood from a patient for clinical or medical testing.
We provide a simple test that you can perform in the convenience of your own bed to
determine if you have sleep apnea.
Our diagnostic tests are used to detect, confirm, or rule out the presence of a disease
or medical condition. They can be used to screen for certain conditions in people who are at increased
risk; to evaluate the effects of treatment; or to monitor disease progression.
AMC's spirometry testing is used to assess how well your lungs work by measuring
how much air you inhale; how much you exhale and how quickly you exhale. Spirometry is
used to diagnose asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and other conditions that affect
The echocardiography test uses sound waves to produce live images of your heart. This
test allows your doctor to monitor how your heart and valves are functioning. An echocardiogram is key
in determining the health of the heart muscle, especially after a heart attack, and is painless.
Special medical screenings are tests for diseases before you have symptoms. They can
find diseases early, when they're easier to treat. Which tests you need depends on your age, your
sex, your family history, and whether you have risk factors for certain diseases. We can also screen for
the proper pharmaceuticals.