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By Amy Smith | Published May 30, 2014
Family Physicians are dedicated to treating the patient as a whole.
Primary Care Physicians or PCP’s treat and follow each organ, all ages, all diseases, and both genders.
Your Family Physician is there to guide you and to coordinate all aspects of care. They will work with you to achieve the best outcome for each patient.
Obstetrics –gynecology these Physicians and ARNP’s address aspects of women’s health. They focus on women including pre pubertal, reproductive, and post menopausal years.
Orthopedic physicians focus on musculoskeletal system, Deformities, Injuries, and degenerative diseases.
Cardiovascular/ Cardiologists these Physicians take care of your heart and Vascular System.
As a Music Director and conductor direct the Symphony Orchestra, the Family Physician or PCP Coordinates care for the Patient. Everyone needs a PCP to help coordinate their personal care. PCP wants to provide the best possible care for each patient. Bring and ask your PCP or Family Physician questions and your concerns, which is [ … ]
By Amy Smith | Published January 6, 2014
Over time high blood sugars cause damage to large and small blood vessels. This damage increases the risk of problems with the heart, eyes, kidneys, feet, and legs. High blood sugars also damage nerves throughout the body. The purpose of treating diabetes is to keep the blood sugar as close to normal as possible. When the blood sugar is kept close to normal you can prevent these problems. A normal blood sugar is fasting under 100 and random (non fasting anytime of the day is under 140).
People with diabetes are 10 times more likely to have a lower limb amputated than those without diabetes. Diabetes can cause or contribute to a number of eye diseases, from retinal bleeding and swelling to cataracts and glaucoma.
Patients with leg pain should report it to their Physicians. People with risk factors such as Hypertension or Diabetes should take care of the medical conditions that [ … ]