Preventive Medicine physicians deal with health promotion and disease prevention. Considerable emphasis is placed on patient responsibility to follow their physicians' guidelines and recommendations. Patients who smoke cigarettes are not accepted unless they are willing to stop smoking. Some conditions require the use of medications, exercise programs, massage therapy and allergy treatments.
Dr. Harvey Kryger, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Monterey, CA. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 44 years. Dr. Kryger is affiliated with Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula.