Archive for category: Health Advice

Let’s Stop Shingles

10 March, 2019 (14:50) | Health Advice | By: Jennifer Brull

Shingles is a painful blistering skin rash that affects 1 in 3 adults over the age of 50 in the United States.  The virus (Varicella Zoster) lives in nerves over your lifetime and can reactivate to become shingles at any time. Quick Facts: –> One million cases of shingles are reported in the United States […]

Same Day Appointments!

20 May, 2018 (08:36) | Health Advice | By: Jodie Ostmeyer

Many visits to the emergency department can be avoided by seeing your primary doctor.  Seeing your primary care provider in the office can help avoid the high treatment costs that come with an emergency room visit.   Our doctors have same day and next day appointments available to accommodate our patient’s needs.  Check out this tool […]

Helmets: Fit Your Lid!

13 January, 2018 (16:24) | Health Advice | By: Jodie Ostmeyer

Did you know that the majority of wheeled recreational vehicle (bikes, scooters and skateboard) injuries happen close to home? The standard use of safety helmets by children ages 4 to 15 would prevent up to 45,000 head injuries annually, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Bike riding is a great way to have […]