Clinical Pharmacy Specialists

Clinical pharmacy specialists are a vital part of your care team. At Legacy, all clinical pharmacy specialists have a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree and are board-certified by the Texas State Board of Pharmacy.

Services Provided by Clinical Pharmacy Specialists

Legacy’s clinical pharmacy specialists collaborate with your health care team and provide direct care for patients with certain chronic diseases. Through both in-person and telemedicine appointments, clinical pharmacy specialists:

  • Assess medication regimens
  • Prescribe medication
  • Provide education/counseling about potential side effects and medication adherence
  • Change therapies as needed to ensure patients meet their clinical goals

Common Reasons to Meet with a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist

  • Difficulty maintaining a consistent medication routine
  • Troublesome side effects from medications
  • Uncertainty about how to properly and effectively take medication
  • Support for smoking cessation
  • Diabetes management
  • Hypertension management

How do I meet with a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist?

Your physician or nurse practitioner may refer you to a clinical pharmacy specialist, or you may schedule an appointment directly.

Learn more from Legacy Clinical Pharmacy Specialist Kenicia Curry

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