What is Chronic Disease?
If the condition lasts for more than a year and requires continuous treatment, or if daily activities are restricted, the condition is classified as chronic.
A long-term or chronic disease needs to be individually tailored to the disease and its treatment requirements. Chronic health problems can add to the burden. Your attitude about how you see yourself and how you treat others may change
What makes it so hard to cope with a chronic illness?
Acute illnesses like bronchitis and the flu usually pass quickly so a person can begin to feel better within a few days. With a chronic illness, this is not the case. Many factors may contribute to it remaining with you and disrupting your life
What is the Chronic Disease Administration program (CDAP) by Pinnacle Family Clinic?
It is a program that aims to improve the quality of care for chronic disease patients while also making treatments more accessible and affordable for our patients.
Chronic diseases covered by Chronic Disease Administration Program (CDAP) include,
- Diabetes Mellitus/ Pre-diabetes
- Hyperlipidemia (Lipid Disorders)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
- Major Depression
- Bipolar Disorder
- Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
- Parkinson’s Disease
- Chronic Kidney Disease (Nephrosis/Nephritis)
- Thyroid Disease
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Ischaemic Heart Disease
* Some diseases may involve working with a specialist.
Why Join CDAP?
- Consultations and blood tests can be scheduled through PinnacleSg App, Email, and by contacting us via phone.
- Virtual or in-person consultations are available through the PinnacleSG app.
- As a reminder of your appointment with us, you will receive an SMS from us.
Who can Join CDAP?
- Singaporean/ PR
- Non- Singaporean
Chronic Disease Risk Factors
Services We Provide For CDAP
Through our Pinnacle SG app, you may schedule a teleconsulting or walk-in appointment with our doctor. PinnacleSG can be found on Google Play (Android) and the App Store (iOS)
How can our Doctors at Pinnacle Family Clinic help you?
Our doctors hold sessions to help patients better understand their chronic diseases, develop reasonable lifestyle goals, and empower them to better manage their chronic ailments.
Patients are continuously watched, and lifestyle changes like as nutrition, exercise, and smoking cessation are addressed. Aside from face-to-face appointments, our doctors can meet with patients through teleconsultation to provide reassurance and to check in on how they are progressing with their treatment plan.
Simply contact us to speak with a member of our friendly staff or to set up an appointment with our doctors.
Tel no : 98320695 ( Call/ WhatsApp)
Alternatively, you can make an appointment via our PinnacleSg App by clicking on the Chronic Disease Appointment button.