Working With A Family Doctor

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Working With A Family Doctor

About 10 years ago, my friend convinced me to switch to a new family doctor. Our new physician was caring, enthusiastic, and extremely detail oriented. When he performed physicals, he didn't hesitate to order blood work or to investigate a strange symptom. This year, that great care really paid off. My doctor discovered a small skin lesion, which turned out to be cancerous. This blog is all about the benefits of working with a professional family doctor. Check out these articles to find out how to choose a health care clinic, and what types of symptoms you should report to your doctor. You never know, it could save your life.


Latest Posts

Getting Older? Why You Should Visit Your Family Physician Yearly For A Checkup
25 June 2020

As you age, you are going to notice more and more

Painful Knee After A Lyme Disease Diagnosis? You May Need An Infusion
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Painful knees can make it challenging to perform t

How Vestibular Therapy Can Help Your Brain Adapt To Changes Within Your Inner Ear
26 December 2019

If you suffer from persistent dizziness, nausea, a

Dealing With Chronic Knee Pain And Looking At Joint Replacement? Try Stem Cell Injections Instead
9 October 2019

If a plaguing knee injury and growing arthritic pr

Tips For Understanding Alzheimer's Genetic Testing Basics
25 April 2019

Whether you're concerned about your parents or eve

2 Things You Can Do To Manage Anxiety

Anxiety is a life changing illness that can affect every part of your life. In the beginning you may feel like it is just an overreaction to your surroundings, but overtime you will soon realize that the anxiety that you feel is not normal and it is actually inhibiting your ability to live a normal life. Luckily, there are some things that you can do to help manage your anxiety. Read More 

Partial And Total Knee Replacement Surgeries: What You Should Know

When you have been struggling with knee troubles for a long period of time, you may be looking at either partial or total knee replacement surgeries to help you start to feel better and get your mobility back. However, what you may not know is the differences between the types of knee replacement surgeries as well as what you can expect from those surgeries. Get to know some of the facts about the knee replacement surgeries so that you can be prepared to decide on the type of procedure and know what to expect. Read More 

Top Benefits Of Pregnancy Counseling

Pregnancy counseling is generally offered at many health care clinics and it may be something that you want to consider checking into. If you are unsure as to whether this is something that you would truly benefit from, you might want to take a few minutes to review the following benefits. Picking The Best Option For You And Your Baby If this pregnancy has come as a surprise to you, then you might have some concerns about what you should do. Read More 

What to Expect after Total Knee Replacement Surgery

Recovering from a total knee replacement surgery takes time, patience, and a lot of work. The rehabilitation process is long, but without it, the scar tissue from the surgery would limit your mobility. Following the rehab plan that your physical therapist and surgeon recommend helps you regain strength and motion in your leg so that you can eventually return to your normal daily activities. Learn more about what to expect while you're recovering from your total knee replacement surgery. Read More 

Treating Your Neuroendocrine Tumors Of The Lungs: Options To Know About

When you are diagnosed with neuroendocrine tumors in your lungs, you likely do not know what to think or do in the moment. However, as the news sinks in and your mind clears, your focus transitions to figuring out how you can treat your cancer. Before you go and meet with your doctor of oncology about your different treatment options, you will want to get to know some of these options yourself. Read More