Chronic Disease Management Specialist

Lilia Hernandez, MD -  - Internal Medicine

Lilia Hernandez, MD

Internal Medicine located in Brownsville, TX

If you live with a chronic disease, Lilia H. Hernandez MD provides the expertise you deserve in a health care provider. Dr. Hernandez is an experienced internist who offers chronic disease management to patients in Brownsville, Texas. She is dedicated to providing care and helping people with chronic diseases thrive. To learn more about chronic disease management, call the office or book an appointment online today.

Chronic Disease Management Q & A

What is chronic disease management?

Dr. Hernandez personalizes chronic disease management to you and your specific conditions. Because she’s an internist — a doctor who specializes in treating adults — she’s an expert in diagnosing and treating a variety of chronic conditions.

Visit her office so she can get to know your health history and lifestyle goals, allowing her to customize the right chronic disease management plan for you. 

What diseases do you treat?

Dr. Hernandez has years of experience treating a broad range of chronic conditions. For example, she regularly treats people with:

Heart disease

Quite a few different diseases can affect your heart, threatening your health. Dr. Hernandez provides heart disease treatment to protect your coronary function.

Arthritis

Joint pain shouldn’t keep you from leading the lifestyle you want. Dr. Hernandez helps you find the right arthritis treatment to alleviate your pain and restore your mobility. 

High blood pressure

Too much pressure in your blood vessels puts excess strain on your body, heightening your risk for a number of serious and potentially fatal conditions. Fortunately, Dr. Hernandez has experience helping patients find effective treatments to reduce their blood pressure levels. 

High cholesterol

It’s important to take steps to prevent blockages in your blood vessels. If you have high cholesterol, Dr. Hernandez works with you to make changes and provides treatments to bring your cholesterol down to healthy levels. 

Diabetes

If you have problems with your blood glucose levels, talk with Dr. Hernandez. Together, you can build a program to improve your body’s ability to create and use insulin. She also develops a treatment plan to keep your blood sugar balanced. 

What should I expect from chronic disease management?

When you choose Dr. Hernandez as your provider, you are choosing a health care professional who’s committed to giving you top-quality care. Her goal is to provide you with the guidance, treatment, and support you need to lead the healthiest life possible. 

The exact treatment Dr. Hernandez recommends varies based on the condition affecting you. 

For personalized chronic disease management, call the office or book your visit online today.