Internist Azza Abdel Hak, M.D., is joining the medical practice at
Abdel Hak is familiar with the area because her husband, Dr. Foad Abandeh, joined
Abdel Hak joins Dr. Dante Richardson at the Metompkin practice. She will begin seeing patients on August 22nd, and looks forward to getting to know her patients and to partnering with them on staying well.
"My focus is on adult patients of all ages – helping them to manage chronic illness such as diabetes, high blood pressure, hyperlipidemia and obesity, as well as preventing illness in the first place. Through education, I'll help patients be in charge of their medical condition so that they can stay healthy or work toward a healthier lifestyle. This typically minimizes the need for more intensive care or for taking multiple medications," said Abdel Hak.
In addition to appointments with Abdel Hak and Richardson, the Metompkin office also offers orthopedics, obstetrical and gynecological care and mammograms, making access to medical services more convenient for patients in the northern part of the
To schedule an appointment with Dr. Abdel Hak, call the
Published: July 27, 2013