extensively include hypertension, diabetes, thyroid disorders, and lipid disorders.
He also provides acute care for sickness/illnesses including infectious disease.
His interests also emphasize the yearly physical exam where the doctor
and patient have the time to discuss in detail their health status and ways to prevent
illness and develop healthy habits. This is also a great chance for
screening tests to be performed to identify health problems in their early stages.
Dr Story is also a provider for well child exams and offers and recommends
childhood vaccination as outlined by the American College of Immunization Practices.
Dr Story also has an emphasis on Men’s health. There are several conditions
that men are more prone to. The very important issues of diet, exercise,
disease prevention, and disease screenings are all an important part of maintaining
Women’s health is also a very important component of Dr Story’s practice. There
are unique screening tests and medical services that are essential for disease prevention
and screening in female patients including yearly mammography after the age of 40,
yearly pap smears starting at the age of 21, diet and exercise counseling, and routine
yearly physical’s with laboratory evaluation.
In addition to the practice of medicine, Alan enjoys spending time with his family,
hiking, camping, and fly fishing. He attends Mt Ruhama Baptist Church
and is one of the leaders in his local Boy Scouts of America troop.