Preventive care (Annual Physicals, Well Child Exams, and Wellness Exams) are services to catch health problems early. Usually, these preventative services are covered by your insurance company with little to no out of pocket cost to you. The distinction between a “physical” and an “office visit” is especially important when we submit a bill to […]
The FDA has issued a warning against over-the-counter teething products containing benzocaine, saying they pose a “serious risk to infants and children” and lack benefit, as well. Read the full article at USA Today.
Zach Amdurer is a nationally certified Physician Assistant. He is passionate about family medicineâ€”where he can practice preventative medicine with a holistic approach, as well as treatments in acute and chronic care.
We are excited to announce a new check-in process that is tablet-based. The initial visit takes some additional time because of the new electronic agreements. You will have the opportunity to check-in in advance if we have your e-mail, via a link sent to you 2-3 days before your scheduled appointment. The initial log-in takes […]
“Over-the-counter antibacterial soaps containing any of 19 specific active ingredients can no longer be marketed, the FDA announced Friday, including those with triclosan and triclocarban. The rule does not affect antibacterial products used in healthcare settings, FDA said in a release, nor does it apply to OTC alcohol handrubs or wipes.” Read full article at […]
“A healthy diet, moderate alcohol consumption, a smaller waist circumference, and not smoking were each independently associated with a lower risk of MI in a large cohort of healthy Swedish men. When these four lifestyle behaviors were combined with physical activity, individuals who adhered to all five healthy practices had an 86% lower risk of […]