Preventive Medicine

We emphasize a proactive approach to health, focusing on preventive measures and lifestyle modifications, rather than solely treating diseases when they occur. With personalized preventive medicine, we consider an individual’s genetic makeup, biomarkers, precision screening and diagnostics, lifestyle, and environmental factors to help prevent disease and promote wellness.

Preventive Medicine

We emphasize a proactive approach to health, focusing on preventive measures and lifestyle modifications, rather than solely treating diseases when they occur. With personalized preventive medicine, we consider an individual’s genetic makeup, biomarkers, precision screening and diagnostics, lifestyle, and environmental factors to help prevent disease and promote wellness.

Staying Healthy and Preventing Disease Before It Occurs

Maintaining good health is the cornerstone of a fulfilling life. It’s not just about avoiding illness, but actively nurturing our bodies and minds. Dr. Johansen offers a range of proactive measures to detect and address health concerns before they escalate. Early intervention reduces the risk of chronic disease and allows you to live a longer, healthier, and more fulfilling life.

Dr. Johansen specializes in preventative medicine, proudly serving patients in Palo Alto, Menlo Park, Atherton, Los Altos, Mountain View, Woodside, Portola Valley, Saratoga, Los Gatos, Hillsborough, San Mateo, San Francisco, San Jose, The Peninsula, and Silicon Valley.

Dr. Johansen provides annual ‘executive’ physical exams. She takes a highly personalized and in-depth approach to the annual physical. She gets to know you in detail and researches your health risks and conditions. She performs a thorough medical assessment and exam, reviews your health status, lifestyle, health goals, and discusses proactive tools and methods to optimize your wellness. She works with you to develop a customized plan to promote your wellbeing. She offers traditional and advanced screening and diagnostic tests to help prevent disease and allow for early detection before health concerns become serious. 

We offer comprehensive cancer screening evaluations and tests and review both routine and emerging cancer screening modalities. Dr. Johansen considers your personal health profile to develop customized cancer screening recommendations.  

We offer traditional and cutting-edge cardiovascular screening tests and risk assessments, from blood pressure and ECG monitoring to advanced lab testing, coronary calcium CT scanning, echocardiograms, stress testing, and vascular testing. 

We proactively review and provide comprehensive screening tests and preventive health assessments tailored to your health profile, including but not limited to assessments for cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, dementia, mental health conditions, inflammatory conditions, infections, sleep disorders, obesity, nutrition, fitness, stability, and bone density.

Dr. Johansen offers comprehensive well-women exams, pap smears, breast cancer screening, preconception evaluations and counseling, internal medicine care for women who are pregnant or postpartum, and preventive care for women during the menopausal transition and beyond.

We offer routine immunizations and vaccinations in the comfort of our private office.

Wellness care aims to optimize emotional, physical, and mental health. We offer nutrition, exercise, and fitness screening and counseling, weight loss support and treatment, and stress reduction techniques.

Exemplary Care with Complete Access

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Dr. Nawal Johansen is a Board-Certified Internal Medicine Physician bringing years of experience to provide comprehensive, compassionate, and personalized concierge medical care to her members.