Page ContentProviding Comfort and CareSupportive Medicine is specialized medical care for people with serious medical illnesses. Supportive Medicine is for a person of any age, at any stage of an illness. Its success lies in clinic and home visits for assistance with disease progression, pain management and chronic disease management. Patients can be referred to Supportive Medicine by their doctor at any time during their illness.Supportive Medicine is often confused with hospice care, which deals with end-of-life care for patients. In fact, Supportive Medicine is a wide spectrum of care that isn't limited to end-of-life care. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with a serious illness, you may benefit from our services.Supportive Medicine can also provide emotional relief in addition to physical, as well as a tremendous support for family members supporting loved ones with serious illnesses. Supportive Medicine works with your Kelsey-Seybold physicians to provide an extra layer of support.