Men’s Health Specialist

Arthur Dove, M.D. P.C. -  - Internist

Harlem Laser Center

Arthur Dove, M.D. P.C.

Internist located in Harlem, New York, NY

At Harlem Laser Center in Upper Manhattan, New York, committed and caring physician Arthur Dove, MD, PC, specializes in men’s health and is tuned in to the unique health care needs and concerns of men in different stages of life. Dr. Dove brings a male perspective, extensive experience, and copious knowledge to men’s health care and the diagnosis and treatment of a wide spectrum of conditions. From chronic pain to sexual wellness and chronic diseases, Dr. Dove and the friendly team offer quality medical support and care. Click or call to book your consultation today.

Men's Health Q & A

What is men’s health?

Men’s health is the avenue of medicine focused on caring for men and preventing, diagnosing, and treating an array of medical conditions that specifically affect men and impact their daily lives.

Many health conditions that affect men are preventable and treatable with early diagnosis and the right testing, screening, and care. Screening tests help detect diseases and abnormalities early when they’re easier to treat.

What preventive care is included in men’s health?

Men’s health involves preventive care to stop various complications from occurring and lower disease risks. Preventive screenings and testing can help your provider detect certain diseases and conditions early on when they’re easier to treat.

Scheduled preventive care checkups are a key part of men’s overall health care. They include a discussion of medical history, a reproductive health exam, a physical exam, and any other necessary testing, such as hormones, blood pressure, or cholesterol. When you visit Arthur Dove MD, PC, you can also expect personalized education on how to live a healthier lifestyle with fitness and nutrition modifications.

With men’s health care at Arthur Dove, MD, PC, the goal is to foster wellness and improve your quality of life.

What are the most common men’s health problems?

Some health problems only affect men, such as prostate cancer and low testosterone. The conditions that most commonly affect men include:

  • Colon cancer
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Sexual dysfunction
  • Depression
  • Arthritis
  • Diabetes
  • Heart disease
  • High blood pressure
  • High cholesterol

Many men are obese or overweight, which can increase the risk of developing numerous health complications. At Arthur Dove, MD, PC, if you’re overweight or obese, you might opt for obesity management, a personalized weight-loss program designed just for you.

You can discuss your concerns and ask any questions you might have during your personal consultation at Arthur Dove, MD, PC.

What are some of the treatments for men’s health problems?

The right way to treat men’s health problems depends on the condition, severity, and your health history, current health, preferences, and concerns. Some of the treatments for men’s health problems include:

  • Medications
  • Lifestyle changes
  • Supplements and vitamins

Your physician helps you manage any chronic conditions and devises a personalized treatment plan to help you live a healthier lifestyle and stay on top of your health.

For quality men’s health care, call Arthur Dove, MD, PC, or use the online scheduling tool today.