Getting the Most Out of a Doctor’s Appointment


Going to the doctor can be so much more beneficial if you do more than just show up. Dr. Heather Aguirre with Austin Primary Care and WellMed joined us in the studio to tell us more about prepping for a visit with our physician.

  • Bring your bottles of medications
  • BP/HTN/food/exercise logs
  • Come prepared with questions
  • Get involved in your care. We are a team.
  • Keep a copy of your labs/medical records.
  • Know what preventative studies you have had and when are they due

Founded in 1990, the vision of the physician-led company is to change the face of healthcare delivery for seniors. WellMed is a group of more than 10,748 staff and contracted physicians delivering quality health care to people eligible for Medicare. Through the WellMed Care Model, they specialize in helping patients stay healthy by providing the care they need from doctors who care about them. WellMed partners with multiple Medicare Advantage health plans in Texas and look forward to continuing their growth. To find a WellMed location or physician near you, call 888-781-WELL (9355) or go to



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