Primary Care

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Primary Care services offered in Sarasota, FL

Your primary care physician is the first person you see if you feel unwell, need to change medications, or experience worsening symptoms from a chronic disease. At Gulfshore Personalized Care in Sarasota, Florida, Thomas Arne Jr., DO, FACC, understands the importance of the doctor-patient relationship. To better serve his patients, he offers one-on-one concierge services that ensure you receive quality care at every visit. Call the office today or schedule an appointment online to learn more about primary care.

Primary Care Q & A

What is primary care?

As an experienced primary care physician, Dr. Arne is integral to your overall health and wellness. With primary care as the foundation of all health care, Dr. Arne can:

  • Prescribe medications
  • Manage chronic diseases
  • Diagnose and treat acute illnesses
  • Make specialist referrals
  • Provide nutrition counseling
  • Offer educational health advice

Your relationship with your primary care provider is a long-term partnership that demands trust and collaboration. Dr. Arne proudly offers concierge care to serve his patients. This membership-based approach to medicine allows you to pay an annual fee and add on a la carte services for truly personalized care. 

What does primary care include?

As a board-certified cardiologist and internal medicine specialist, Dr. Arne offers several primary care services, including:

Chronic disease management

Chronic disease is a condition that requires long-term care. As a concierge specialist, Dr. Arne tailors your chronic disease management plan to meet your specific needs and reduce your risk of complications.

Sick care

Whether you have a sore throat, persistent cough, fever, or nausea and vomiting, you can schedule a same-day sick visit with Dr. Arne at Gulfshore Personalized Care.

Cardiovascular care

Dr. Arne provides complete cardiovascular care for abnormal heart rhythms, heart failure, leg swelling, angina, and other signs of heart disease.

In-office testing

Gulfshore Personalized Care offers a wide range of in-office testing for patient convenience and comfort, such as echocardiograms (ECGs), electrocardiograms (EKGs), and Holter monitoring.

Preventive care

Dr. Arne emphasizes the importance of preventive care through thorough physical exams, chronic disease management, vaccinations, and health screenings. As a concierge medicine specialist, Dr. Arne offers longer times for your appointment, shorter wait times, and 24/7 access to medical care.

What can I expect from a primary care visit?

When you arrive at Gulfshore Personalized Care, Dr. Arne and his staff measure your height and weight, record your vitals (temperature, respiration rate, and blood pressure), and guide  you into an exam room. Next, Dr. Arne reviews and updates your medical history before discussing your reason for visiting.

Call Gulfshore Personalized Care today or schedule an appointment online to learn more about primary care.