Where Did the Flu Go?

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Typically fall marks the beginning of flu season and, thus, is the most common time of the year to receive the flu vaccine. However, this year you might be wondering if you even need to get a flu vaccine. It might seem as if all you hear about in the news anymore is COVID-19, and […]

7 Reasons Why You Need a Family Doctor

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Seeing a family doctor has many benefits for your overall health and the health of your family. In fact, studies show that having a doctor who oversees all areas of one’s health leads to lower death rates, improved patient trust with their provider, higher patient satisfaction, and overall better health for the individual.

While there might be many reasons why this is true, here are our top seven reasons why you need a family doctor:

Wellness Visits vs Problem Visits

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In this article we hope to explain the difference between an annual exam, also known as a wellness exam, and a visit. What Is a Wellness Exam? An annual exam is a comprehensive preventative exam with your primary care provider for the sole purpose of preventative care. An annual exam does not include discussion of […]