NEWS

New partnership with Myriad Genetics

We are pleased to announce that we have begun working with Myriad Genetics, and on Oct. 18th our office will be offering a Hereditary Cancer Risk Assessment Program to patients. The goal of this program is early detection and prevention of (a first or second) cancer for all patients.                 [...]

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How to Dispose of Unused Medicines

One of the common questions and concerns we run into as both physicians and patients is what to do with our leftover medications? Most people are unaware that there are certain steps you should take when disposing of your leftover medication, and that improperly getting rid of your medications can have a negative effect on others and the [...]

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Questions About Fetal Development

Every soon to be parent has questions about fetal development during pregnancy.  Whether it’s, how big does the fetus get in each trimester? Or what might affect cell growth during pregnancy?  The link below provides an interactive site that provides information and images on what happens to the fetus during the stages of each [...]

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The Zika Virus: What You Should Know

The Zika virus is spread to people through mosquito bites. The most common symptoms of Zika virus disease are fever, rash, joint pain, and conjunctivitis (red eyes). The illness is usually mild with symptoms lasting from several days to a week. Severe disease requiring hospitalization is uncommon. In May 2015, the Pan American Health [...]

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Tdap and Flu shots

We are offering Tdap to all our pregnant patients.  Last year there were almost 50,000 cases of Pertussus (Whooping Cough) in the United States.  Children who got sick were most often infected by their mother or a care giver.  If vaccine is available we are also happy to vaccinate fathers of babies. CDC recommended in 2012 that all [...]

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