Dr. Axelrad provides a holistic, personalized approach to healthcare for patients of all ages. “Genetics, lifestyle, relationships and many other factors impact your health. Personally knowing my patients helps me recommend the best solutions to keep them their healthiest.” Due to Dr. Axelrad’s experience in treating infants, comprehensive pediatric care is now available at HMG’s Colonial Heights location.
In addition to providing medical care for the entire family, special interests include nutrition and women’s health. Axelrad sees herself as a guide to helping patients make informed decisions about healthcare. “Whether it is family planning, overcoming addiction or living with a chronic disease, I work with my patients to help them achieve their health goals.
Community outreach programs are important in helping people in our area maintain their best health. Axelrad looks forward to participating in some of these programs. She especially enjoys educating teens and adults in nutrition and healthy lifestyles.
Axelrad earned her Doctor of Medicine from Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY and completed her family medicine residency at ETSU Family Physicians of Bristol, TN. She is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, American Geriatric Society and American Medical Women’s Association.
Dr. Axelrad and her husband live in Colonial Heights with their three daughters. They enjoy traveling as well as family activities such as hiking and visiting the lake. She also plays classical clarinet, runs and scuba dives.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 423-239-5141.