By Bryan Wright
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– Hey, I’m Matthew Stafford. As a professional athlete, I’m fortunate to have a team of doctors who care for me, and it’s equally important that you have your team too. First and foremost, a primary care physician. It’s like having a quarterback for your health. For preventative care, or the right team of specialists […]
Patients feel very comfortable coming here first and we strive to have as many services as we can in our office. So about a year ago, we developed an interdisciplinary diabetes team consisting of a diabetic nurse practitioner, clinical pharmacist and a medical social worker. Patients with not a very good diabetic control, we got […]
JUDY WOODRUFF: The costs of health care are a pocketbook issue for most Americans, and rising drug prices, a key part of that. People in the U.S. spend more on prescription drugs than in any other country, about $1,200 a year per person. Insurers and the government pay the largest share. But it’s costing consumers […]
Imagine having a heart attack and a stroke and being told there was nothing more doctors could do. In my case, 10 years ago, I would be having to prepare for death. That was — would be the only viable option for me. Now imagine you’re a young man. You’re faced with the prospect of […]
As – as much as we talk about how different Navy medicine is from civilian medicine, it’s also surprising how similar it is. We have neuro- radiologists, we have endocrinologists, and rheumatologists, infectious disease specialists, keeping our sailors healthy. Keeping their families well so that they don’t have to worry about them when they’re away. […]