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Reasons to Consider a 24-Hour Doctor

Reasons to Consider a 24-Hour Doctor

by Yenny (SU)
You’re sick, and you’ve been sick for about a week. You thought you were getting better, but now you’re worse, and you’re running a fever, have a stomachache, and have had diarrhea. Now it’s Friday night and you’re feeling weaker; you know you’ve probably waited too long to see a doctor.

The Perfect Balance: Concierge Medicine and Physical Therapy

The Perfect Balance: Concierge Medicine and Physical Therapy

by Yenny (SU)
How are you feeling today? This is a question that we don’t take lightly at Rockville Concierge Doctors. As a primary care provider, making sure that you have the tools you need to maintain your highest level of wellness is our ultimate goal. Good health is the result of an optimal balance of the physical, emotional, spiritual, and environmental factors that you are exposed to on a regular basis.

Patient-centered Care: Why 24-7 Access to Your Primary Care Doctor Matters

Patient-centered Care: Why 24-7 Access to Your Primary Care Doctor Matters

by Yenny (SU)
Remember the days when you could see your primary care doctor if you got sick? Well, in today’s busy healthcare environment, this rarely occurs. Have you experienced calling in to your primary care doctor’s office with an acute illness, only to be offered an appointment in three or four days…or longer? Ultimately, you probably ended up going to an urgent care center and seeing a provider you didn’t know and who didn’t know you.

Everything You Need to Know About GERD

Everything You Need to Know About GERD

by Shearly (SU)
You just got home from having dinner at your favorite restaurant and wow, did you enjoy yourself! Appetizers, salad, main course, dessert and coffee--you were on top of the world. But now, you’re not feeling too great. You have a little heartburn, maybe a bellyache, can’t stop burping, and maybe a little reflux. You’ve heard about GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease) and you wonder, “Do I have this?” Should you go see a doctor?

Hyper- Versus Hypo-Thyroidism

Hyper- Versus Hypo-Thyroidism

by Shearly (SU)
The thyroid is an important gland located in the front part of the neck, which produces hormones that regulate metabolism throughout your body. Thyroid hormone (TH) plays a number of important roles in the body, including regulating the breakdown of fats, proteins, and carbohydrates, regulating heat production, maintaining healthy bones and muscle tone, promoting growth, and maintaining normal lung and heart function. Illnesses that disrupt the amount of TH being released by the thyroid gland can be classified into two categories: hyperthyroidism, which is the production of too much TH, and hypothyroidism, which is the production of too little TH. Both are serious conditions that require medical treatment and routine monitoring.

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