Patient Care and Health Information

In the “Institute for Research and Prevention of Chronic Diseases, SC” IIPEC Patient care model, ensures quality service and patient safety.

So the medicine physicians specialized, maintain a health care service of vanguard, based on the close relationship between scientific research, education and teaching by allowing advanced clinical care based on evidence.

Our multidisciplinary and Specialized Medical Services to assess the current state of overall health of the patient, early detection of diseases and prevent possible complications of diseases in the medium term; and to provide a comprehensive, multidisciplinary treatment of known diseases, in order to extend the patient’s perspective longevity and improve quality of life for patients through a healthy lifestyle.

Cardiology

Our multidisciplinary and avant-garde pioneer service will allow the assessment, timely detection and treatment of cardiovascular risk factors.

Specialized, medical clinical cardiologists, adult and pediatric specialists. We have a multidisciplinary team associated with over 10 years’ experience in the management of cardiac risk patients, which will help our patients achieve a major change in the monitoring of their condition, since from the attention of eating behavior, tracking your diet, psychological support and help in changing their activity, to from eliminating a sedentary lifestyle. To pass through follow treatment guidelines, counseling, nutritional support, will improve the quality of life of patients with cardiac risk, thus allowing for a healthy style of  life.

We provide attention from 09:00 to 14:00 and 16:00 to 20:00 from Monday to Friday, by appointment to phone 5135-6874  

Endocrinology

Today the talk of obesity and overweight, are terms used to refer to ranges of weight that are above what is generally considered healthy for a given height. The terms also identify ranges of weight that have been shown to increase the likelihood that a person will develop certain diseases and other health problems. Behavioral, environmental and genetic factors may also determine whether a person is obese or overweight.

It is important that our people to know that obesity are a complex problem that deserves an urgent call to action at multiple levels for both children and adults. Efforts need to be made on many levels to address is why Research Institute and Chronic Disease Prevention, IIPEC, aware of its responsibility developed a new initiative to help transform our families into families that support decisively changed to  healthy eating and active living, allowing the generation of a healthy lifestyle.

And as we mentioned before the most powerful weapon it is education, and these families and patients with these conditions should be aware that obesity and overweight increase the risk of developing a variety of diseases or disorders, such as:

  • Coronary heart disease
  • Diabetes type 2
  • Cancer (endometrial, breast and colon)
  • High blood pressure
  • Dyslipidemia (for example, high total cholesterol or triglycerides)
  • Stroke
  • Liver and Gallbladder
  • Sleep apnea and respiratory problems
  • Osteoarthritis (degeneration of cartilage and underlying bone of a joint)
  • Gynecological problems (abnormal menses, infertility)

Therefore IIPEC Institute, has a highly qualified multidisciplinary team of medical specialists, nutritionists, psychologists, physical education graduates and nurses to help prevent and control through providing  timely preventive diagnosis and treatment of various disorders of endocrine diseases with significant prevalence in the Mexican population, focusing our attention on prevention and an improvement in the quality of life of our patients.

We provide attention from 09:00 to 14:00 and 16:00 to 20:00 from Monday to Friday, by appointment to phone 51356874

Oncology

The Institute for Research and Prevention of Chronic Diseases, SC IIPEC has a clear commitment to prevention and care in the care of cancer diseases that afflicting the Mexican population, so has the multidisciplinary support of health professionals as specialist doctors, psychologists and nutritionists that promote in the patient the adherence to treatment and emotional support, all aimed at improving their quality of life.

Since the newly diagnosed patient should meet the objectives, to improve the physical, social, emotional and financial well-being but most importantly, our challenge is to help our population to prevent any type of cancer and one of the most powerful weapons it is the education, so the IIPEC, has created numerous materials where prevention centers from, food, management habits to physical activity and intake of snuff and alcohol. Working together we need to empower patients who have had an episode of cancer, giving information, empowering family managing to change the paradigms making people take seriously their challenge through the education of the disease prevention measures, preventive diagnostic tests, eliminating or decreasing the risks and achieve the substantial changes in the quality of life of patients and to a healthy lifestyle.

We provide attention from 09:00 to 14:00 and 16:00 to 20:00 from Monday to Friday, by appointment to phone 5135 6874

Virology

Undoubtedly, one of the concerns of the “Institute for Research and Prevention of Chronic Diseases”, IIPEC, are the diseases caused in man by the HCV (hepatitis C virus),  HBV (Hepatitis B Virus) and HIV (human Immunodeficiency Virus).

Hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver usually caused by a viral infection, of which are known five types of virus, designated A, B, C, D and E, which are of greatest concern because of the high morbidity and mortality that causing and the possibility of generating epidemics. In particular, types B and C that together are the most common cause of liver cirrhosis and liver cancer.

Excessive consumption of alcohol, toxins, certain medications and certain medical conditions can also cause hepatitis.

Where appropriate, the HIV (HIV) attacks the immune system and weakens defense systems against infections, gradually returning immunodeficient to the patients, up to reach an advanced stage of infection which is known as “AIDS” (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome), which may take 2-15 years to manifest clinically, depending of the subject.

That is why the “Institute IIPEC” provides care in the prevention of HIV, HBV and HCV, through the support of scientific and medical specialists interested in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment them, coupled with the interest of contributing to the advances in science and promoting quality care in clinical practice that is provided to our patients.

We provide attention from 09:00 to 14:00 and 16:00 to 20:00 from Monday to Friday, by appointment to phone 4737-9208 ext. 000