Jan woke up this morning with right ear pain. She had similar symptoms in 2015 and was diagnosed at that time with a middle ear infection. The infection was treated with oral antibiotics. Jan decides to be proactive and calls her doctor’s office before symptoms get severe.
Here at FPC, we’ve noticed that many women do a good job with staying up-to-date with their OBGYN care while neglecting other aspects of their routine health care. By restricting their care to this area, many women are missing out on the opportunity to be screened and treated for a variety of treatable and possibly preventable conditions
Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy (PRP) is a cutting edge therapy used by many elite level athletes to assist in recovery from chronic injuries in tendons, ligaments and joints. It has shown to help improve pain and functioning in patients with a variety of orthopedic injuries including the Achilles tendon, elbow (tennis elbow), shoulder (rotator cuff).
Flu vaccines are in at FPC! With flu season just around the corner, we’ve got you covered!
Did you know that each year up to 20 % of the US population gets sick with the flu? The flu may seem like no big deal, but it can result in serious health complications like pneumonia and worsening of preexisting health conditions.
Preventative service exams, aka “Annual Physicals”, are a staple of primary care medicine. With the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), aka “Obamacare”, preventative service exams have gained a lot of attention. Under the ACA, most insurance policies cover ONE annual preventative service office visit no cost to the insured. Everything used to be included in a co-pay and you were on your way after seeing the provider.