Dr. Catarina Fraga Salgueiro, MD

Specialist Family Medicine

Country of Origin: Portugal

About Our Doctor

Family is the nucleus of the society and as a family medicine doctor, Dr. Catarina will help you and your family to prevent, understand and manage health problems, set health goals and provide care adapted to you and your family’s unique needs, emphasizing disease prevention and health promotion.

Credentials

  • Master’s Degree in Medicine – Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto (Portugal)
  • Specialist in Family Medicine – Portuguese Medical Association
  • Post-Graduation in Clinical Nutrition
  • Post-Graduation in Psychogerontology
  • Professional Associations: Portuguese Medical Association and Portuguese Medical Association of Family Medicine
  • Fluent in English and Portuguese

Expertise

  • Preventive care and health risk assessment
  • Immunization and screening tests such as cervical and breast cancer screenings
  • Lifestyle medical advice about nutrition, exercise, stress management and quit smoking program
  • Diagnosis, treatment and management of chronic conditions such as asthma, COPD, diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, hypothyroidism, obesity, anxiety, depression, sleep disorders and many others
  • Well woman care
  • Acute problem management and treatment for infections and pains

Visit us at EHDSMC and get to know more about Dr. Catarina, she will be very glad to meet you and your family.