Dr. Catarina Fraga Salgueiro

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