Family Practice

Cupid Family Practice

Melissa J. Cupid, M.D.

Family Medicine located in Charlotte, NC

As a family practice provider, Melissa J. Cupid, MD, offers healthcare services for the whole family. At her Charlotte, North Carolina, practice, she and her staff treat children, their parents, and their grandparents by using the latest technologies for diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic medical issues. Schedule an appointment with this welcoming family practice online or by phone to learn more about Dr. Cupid’s family practice.

Family Practice Q & A

What medical services are available in family practice?

Family practice is a medical specialty that provides integrated medical care for patients of all ages and sexes. Dr. Cupid has the extensive training required to treat a variety of acute and chronic conditions, even in young children and seniors.

Dr. Cupid provides comprehensive care for conditions like:

  • Asthma
  • Allergies
  • Influenza
  • Infections
  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • Heart disease

From your initial diagnosis to ongoing management services and referrals, Dr. Cupid works with you every step of the way to provide the highest level of medical care and support.

What preventive health services are available?

In addition to diagnosing and treating illness and chronic medical conditions, Dr. Cupid’s family practice experience also focuses on preventive health care services:

  • Immunizations
  • Health risk assessments
  • Health screenings
  • Routine check-ups
  • Annual physical exams
  • Healthy lifestyle counseling

For your convenience, Dr. Cupid also performs in-office Pap smears to protect women’s reproductive health.

What services are available for the elderly?

As part of her comprehensive health services, Dr. Cupid offers specialized care that focuses on the needs of geriatric patients. These services include proactive care for chronic illness and disease, nutrition counseling, and medication management.

Dr. Cupid also provides fall risk assessments to ensure you, or your elder loved ones, are safe and comfortable living in their home and have the necessary support and care to optimize good health.

Why do I need an annual physical exam?

As part of a preventative health plan at every age, schedule an annual physical examination with Dr. Cupid, so she can actively monitor your overall physical and mental health.

Annual physicals increase the chances of identifying potential medical issues in the earliest stages, so your treatment is timely and effective.

During your appointment for an annual physical exam, Dr. Cupid reviews your medical and family history to determine if you need screening for specific medical issues, such as cancer and diabetes. She may also perform blood work and other testing to monitor and manage pre-existing health conditions.

An annual physical is also the perfect time to discuss any new health concerns you have with Dr. Cupid. She is happy to take the time to answer your questions.

To learn more about the comprehensive health care, Dr. Cupid provides as a family practice physician, schedule a consultation online or by calling the office directly.