Medication Management

Psychiatry & Alternative Medicine located in Virginia Beach, VA

Medication Management

About Medication Management

Whether you take multiple medications or struggle with adhering to your current regimen, medication management provides personalized support to help you get the most out of your prescriptions. Psychiatry and alternative medicine specialist La Keisha Keneti, DNP, FNP-C, PMH-BC, and her dedicated team offer medication management services tailored to your unique needs at Charis Mental Health Plus Integrative Care in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Call today or use the online booking tool to schedule a medication management consultation.

Medication Management Q&A

What is medication management?

Medication management is a comprehensive service that ensures you use your prescription medications, supplements, and herbal remedies safely and effectively. It involves ongoing care, monitoring progress, and screening for side effects. 

Whether you have a behavioral condition or a psychiatric disorder, medication management with Dr. Keneti entails personalized appointments and providing support and guidance throughout treatment.

Who benefits from medication management?

Many people struggling with mental health or chronic physical health conditions can benefit from medication management. Dr. Keneti and her team may recommend a medication management plan if you:

  • Experience symptoms of depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, or schizophrenia
  • Have a chronic disease like diabetes, hypertension, or asthma
  • Require multiple medications to manage various health conditions
  • Struggle with medication adherence
  • Encounter side effects or adverse reactions from your current medications
  • Need adjustments to your medication dosages or changes in your treatment plan
  • Want personalized guidance and support to ensure safe and effective medication use
  • Aim to improve your health outcomes 

After a personalized evaluation, Dr. Keneti and her team can determine whether you’re a good candidate for medication management.

What can medication management include?

Medication management typically includes the following:

Medication assessment

Medication assessment involves evaluating your medical history and current conditions to ensure the appropriateness of your prescribed medications.

Medication selection

During medication selection, Dr. Keneti carefully chooses the most suitable medication(s) for your condition, considering factors like efficacy, safety, and preferences.

Dosage adjustments

Dosage adjustments help determine the correct amount of medication for you based on factors like age, weight, and response to treatment.

Adherence support

Dr. Keneti and her team help you stay on track with your medication regimen through reminders, education, and counseling to ensure you take your medications as prescribed.

Medication review

Dr. Keneti routinely assesses your medication plan to evaluate its efficacy, identify potential problems, and make necessary adjustments for better treatment outcomes.

Dr. Keneti and her team also offer pharmacogenetic (PGx) testing, which provides personalized information about how your genetic makeup may influence your response to certain medications.

Call Charis Mental Health Plus Integrative Care today or use the online booking tool to schedule a medication management consultation.