Prevention Is Better Than Cure
July 24, 2019
Austin Regional Clinic is pleased to announce that Urooj B.N. Jaffer, MD, Family Medicine physician, has joined the team at ARC Round Rock.
Dr. Jaffer says that her mother was a Family Medicine physician, which is what inspired her to become one as well. She says, “I grew up seeing my mother as a problem solver, connecting with patients and their families. She continues, “I was inspired by the gratification that comes with helping people when they are sharing their vulnerabilities, and the trust they invest in their doctor.”
Partners In Health
Dr. Jaffer discussed her philosophy of practice, saying, “I believe that I'm a partner in my patient’s health and my role is to keep motivating them to make healthy choices.”
In her free time, Dr. Jaffer says she likes to spend time with her family, read, and do crafting. In addition, she says, “I like to travel, explore new places, cultures, and food.”
Dr. Jaffer’s health tip for patients? Prevention! She says, “Prevention is better than cure. Healthy diet and active lifestyle can certainly help keep many diseases at bay.”
Dr. Jaffer is currently accepting new patients. To make an appointment with Dr. Jaffer, go online or call ARC Round Rock at 512-244-9024.
Welcome to Austin Regional Clinic, Dr. Jaffer!