At the Men’s Wellness Clinic, we offer convenient, primary care services for men of all ages. Whether you need an annual physical, have an urgent health need or want help managing a chronic condition, our primary care physicians are available to provide exceptional care.

Health Screenings and Preventive Health Services for Men

Our primary care physicians can provide a wide range of screenings and other preventive health services, including:

  • Annual physicals and routine checkups
  • Immunizations
  • Hemoglobin A1c tests for diabetes
  • Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) tests for prostate cancer
  • Routine screenings for hypertension, anxiety, depression and other conditions
  • Heart scans (Cardiac CT calcium scores)
  • Bone density tests (DEXA scans)
  • Electrocardiograms (EKGs)

Care for Injuries and Other Urgent Needs

When you have an urgent medical issue, our primary care specialists are here to help. We can provide onsite diagnosis and treatment of acute conditions such as:

  • Sprains and other minor injuries
  • Colds, flu and other respiratory infections
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Skin rashes
  • Stomachache, vomiting, diarrhea or constipation

For your convenience, we also offer same-day, evening and weekend appointments and telehealth visits.

Help Managing Chronic Disease

Dealing with a chronic condition can be challenging when you have a busy work and personal life. At the Men’s Wellness Clinic, our primary care physicians can provide the guidance and support you need to stay as healthy as possible. We help men manage a variety of concerns, including:

  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Back pain
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Chronic pain
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Digestive issues
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Heart disease
  • High blood pressure
  • High cholesterol
  • Long COVID
  • Male-pattern baldness
  • Substance abuse and addiction

Members of our team also provide osteopathic manipulative medicine for patients interested in a holistic approach to care. This hands-on therapy can be used to reduce pain, muscle tension, anxiety and other issues.

When needed, our primary care physicians can connect you with other specialists at the Men’s Wellness Clinic or elsewhere within UChicago Medicine. Together, we will listen to your concerns and develop a treatment plan that fits your goals.

Sexual Health Services

Our primary care physicians can help you with sexually transmitted infection (STI) testing and HIV prevention. We are also experienced in caring for LGBTQ+ patients and committed to providing primary care services in an inclusive, welcoming environment.

We can also help to diagnose and treat sexual health related issues like low libido, erectile dysfunction and low testosterone.

We routinely collaborate with urology and can refer you to a urologist who specializes in advanced treatments for issues such as erectile dysfunction (ED), Peyronie’s disease and benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).

Frequently Asked Questions

Some men don’t realize it, but having a primary care physician (PCP) that you trust is one of the best ways that you can stay in good health. Your PCP can provide many of the tools you need to maintain your vitality, including immunizations, screenings and other preventive care services. Your PCP can also help you if you have a sudden injury or urgent care need and require treatment. If this happens, you’ll be better prepared if you have an established relationship with a PCP.

Having an open dialog with your primary care physician about your concerns is important to maintain the best quality of life possible. Be honest with your primary care physician if you are experiencing any of the following issues:

  • Difficulty managing stress
  • Depression or anxiety
  • Trouble sleeping
  • Pain or other troublesome symptoms
  • Sexual performance issues
  • Side effects from your medication
  • Issues with addiction

At the Men’s Wellness Clinic, we understand how to treat these concerns in men of all ages. We’re here to provide the answers you need so you can start feeling better faster.

It’s complicated, but we believe there are many reasons for this. One is that men are less likely to receive preventive care than women are. They also tend to live less healthy lifestyles and work in more dangerous professions. At the Men’s Wellness Clinic, we understand the special challenges that men face and strive to provide care that helps men maintain active, fulfilling lives for as long as possible.

Men of African ancestry face even more health challenges than their white peers. Compared with white men, they have a higher risk for developing many conditions, including cancer, diabetes, high blood pressure and stroke. Fortunately, early detection and preventive care may be able to help men of African ancestry address these higher risks.

Not all men will have the same symptoms of depression. But some of the signs include the following:

  • Anger or irritability
  • Loss of interest in work, family or hobbies
  • Low libido or issues with sexual performance
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Changes in sleep habits
  • Changes in eating habits
  • Drinking too much alcohol or using drugs
  • Withdrawing from family and friends

If you think you might be depressed, our primary care physicians can provide the respectful, supportive care that’s needed.

Physical Therapist

Sarah Macaraeg, PT, DPT, OCS, WCS

Registered Dietitian

Jennifer Martin, MS, RD, LDN, CDCES

Request an Appointment

You can also schedule an appointment instantly for in-person and video visits through our online scheduling portal.

The information you provide will enable us to assist you as efficiently as possible. A representative will contact you within one to two business days to help you schedule an appointment.

To speak to someone directly, please call 1-888-824-0200. If you have symptoms of an urgent nature, please call your doctor or go to the emergency room immediately.

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