Hamden, Connecticut

Patient Choice Medical Care

The Care You Deserve

Patient Choice Medical Care

2080 Whitney Ave , Suite #250
Hamden, CT 06518
(203) 535-0262
Patient Choice Medical Care, Internal Medicine Doctors, Health and Beauty, Hamden, Connecticut

Being a primary care physician is about more than yearly checkups and preventative treatments. Each visit should be an encounter with an old friend. Patient Choice Medical Care in Hamden, CT, takes a compassionate approach when treating patients by building strong relationships and providing quality health services to New Haven County and the surrounding area.

The staff at Patient Choice Medical Care is dedicated to delivering one-on-one patient care services ranging from annual physical examinations to advance screenings. They are highly skilled in family medicine, so when your little ones need sports physicals, their staff will have them back on the court quickly. They also perform DOT physicals for CDL drivers who are in need of a DOT medical certificate.

In addition to routine health care, their talented internist will be there to diagnose any chronic illness or disease you may have. They will carefully document any changes in your system as the years go by to effectively treat any possible long-term conditions.

What sets Patient Choice Medical Care apart from other primary care physicians is their continued effort to establish long lasting connections with each of their patients. All staff members make it a point to engage with you on a personal level. This greatly affects the care patients receive, which leads to greater success during individual treatments.

Find your life long primary care physician at Patient Choice Medical Care, where they provide the care you deserve. Call them today at (203) 535-0262 to schedule an appointment, or visit them online for more information on their services. You can also check out their Facebook for news and updates.


Announcements & Events from Patient Choice Medical Care
What Is the Difference Between a Flu & the Common Cold?, Hamden, Connecticut
This time of year, many people schedule appointments with their primary care physicians to treat the flu or a cold. While some symptoms overlap, being able to tell the...read more
3 Simple Ways to Boost Your Immune System, Hamden, Connecticut
Since winter is cold and flu season, you're guaranteed to run into people carrying these germs. Healthy habits like washing your hands regularly will help you avoid contracting ...read more
What to Know About Flu Season, Hamden, Connecticut
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4 Tips to Relieve an Irritated Nose , Hamden, Connecticut
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If you recently quit smoking, the path to living smoke-free can be challenging. Your primary care physician may recommend a smoking cessation program to make this process smoother. W...read more
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Experts recommend all men should visit their primary care physician for a prostate exam by the age of 50. In men whose risk for prostate cancer may be higher, exams should begin as m...read more
If your skin is speckled with several moles, your primary care physician has probably examined them during a checkup. However, it’s also important to understand the proper way t...read more
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People who drive commercial vehicles face numerous daily hazards. These hazards can not only impact their safety but may also jeopardize other motorists. That’s why the Department of...read more
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How many times have you searched for a doctor only to come across the term “internal medicine” and not know what it means? While it may seem like a deeper subset of medicine, it’s th...read more
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While there are many complications associated with diabetes, there are several effective treatments available to help prevent them. The bad news, according to the National Insti...read more
Patient Choice Medical Care would like to wish Dr. Sri all the best as he begins his retirement on April 1, 2018! After practicing medicine for 58 years, Dr. Kandiah Sritharan will ...read more
You can't change the weather, but if your rheumatoid arthritis acts up when it's cold and rainy, there's a lot you can do ease stiffness and pain. When the weather shifts gears, it ...read more
A multivitamin can help your body get the necessary vitamins and minerals it isn’t receiving through food. These vitamins provide several benefits for your health, including inc...read more
Everyone has moles on their skin. On average, most people have at least 10, but less than 40 moles. A mole can appear anywhere on your body, and most moles appear by age 20. Althoug...read more
1. Skin disorders, including cysts, acne and dermatitis 2. Joint disorders, including osteoarthritis 3. Back problems 4. Cholesterol problems 5. Upper respiratory conditions 6. Anxie...read more
Snowstorms Flood Season Warm Teases Severe Weather Wind The transition from winter to spring can be rough on our bodies! Fluctuating temperatures can cause joints to ache and...read more
Budding plants release pollen into the spring air. Depending on where you live, spring allergies can start as early as February! A rainy spring can also promote mold growth, lea...read more
A seasonal headache may be due to a change in your internal clock or a change in the weather. The changing of seasons can trigger cluster headaches, which happen one or more times a...read more
Everyone would like to have healthy blood pressure -- but what exactly does that mean? When a doctor takes your blood pressure, it’s expressed as a measurement with two nu...read more
When it comes to health care, quality matters. Patients can better choose a primary care doctor or hospital by understanding a clinic's standards. This is why the primary care doctor...read more
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Winter is here and it is brutal. Along with the cold weather – comes cold and flu season. Patient Choice Medical Care is doing our best to keep everyone healthy. Below is a list...read more
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Patient Choice Medical Care's internal medicine physicians — Dr. DeSilva and Dr. Sritharan — are specialists who apply scientific knowledge and clinical expertise to the diagnosis, t...read more
We look beyond traditional ways to treat our patients. Patient Choice Medical Care’s very own APRN, Diana Greco is now certified to recommend and evaluate patients who may ...read more
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If you have primary or secondary Raynaud's, cold temperatures or stress can trigger "Raynaud's attacks." During an attack, little or no blood flows to a...read more
Patient Choice Medical Care's internal medicine physicians — Dr. DeSilva and Dr. Sritharan — are specialists who apply scientific knowledge and clinical expertise to the diagnosis, t...read more
The top New Year's resolutions are losing weight and creating an exercise program. In order to succeed in your weight loss journey in 2018, follow a few of these additional tips! ...read more
Keep Your Toes Toasty Hypothermia is most likely to begin in extremities like your hands and feet, so keeping your toes warm is important. Wear Sunglasses... Even in the Winter If...read more
So blessed to work with incredible people at Patient Choice Medical Care. Here is our team celebrating at our Annual Holiday Party! Our staff wishes you a safe, healthy and h...read more
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Diana Greco, APRN attended Sacred Heart University and received a Masters degree in Nursing in 2016. She completed her undergraduate studies in nursing at both St. Vincent's College...read more
Dr. Sritharan specializes in Internal Medicine. He is affiliated with Yale-New Haven Hospital, Saint Raphael Campus. He graduated from the University of Colombo, Faculty of Medi...read more
Prior to going to Medical school, Dr. DeSilva attended Oklahoma State University and obtained his Bachelors and Masters degrees in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. He then at...read more
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Our practice allows patients to communicate with the practice through the use of My Chart. Using electronic health records allows us to communicate well with specialists.  ...read more
Are you looking for a new primary care doctor? Look no further! The doctors at Patient Choice Medical Care are accepting walk-in appointments. You can also call (203) 535-0262 t...read more
The flu can leave you bedridden for days and even be deadly in extreme cases. Winter is the high season for contracting the virus, but a flu vaccine will reduce your risk. The family...read more
Starting Wednesday, November 29th – Patient Choice Medical Care will be open for late hours on Wednesdays. The office will remain open until 7:30 PM on Wednesdays. Walk-i...read more
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We are taking same day appointments! Give us a call at 203-535-0262 or visit our website at http://www.patientchoicemedicalcare.com/.  read more