Category Archives: Partners in Health

By Karen Foley Learn more about how Windy Hill Athletic Club (WHAC) can help you reach your fitness goals while creating lifelong bonds along the way. Fitness Programming Manager Tiago Kulaif, and Tennis Director Trip Baisden, tell us more.  Q: How … Continue reading

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By David Park, MD, FACS, Alexander Park, MD, FACS  Since VeinInnovations Johns Creek opened in 2013, surgeons David Park, MD, FACS, and Alex Park, MD, FACS, and sclerotherapist Laura Egan, RN, APRN, have been helping women and men alike have … Continue reading

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By Jason W. Vélez, DO  Neck and back injuries are a pervasive problem resulting in significant healthcare costs and missed work. The good news is that the majority of patients will recover from their neck or back injuries without surgery. … Continue reading

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Having a colonoscopy isn’t something people get excited about, but preventing colon cancer before it starts should be. In the United States, colon cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer in both men and women, and it’s the second … Continue reading

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By Grattan Woodson, M.D., FACP and Kim Teasley  Having a physician who is skilled in women’s health, understands gynecoendocrinology, and is comfortable prescribing compounded pharmaceuticals is a requirement for hormone therapy replacement success. It is this physician who will monitor … Continue reading

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By Jill M. Golsen, DMD and Justin Parente, DMD To understand why your tooth hurts, it’s best to start with a brief anatomy overview. A pearly, white shell called enamel covers the surface of the tooth. This hard enamel protects … Continue reading

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By Scott D. Miller, MD Everyone loves a great deal. It seems as though there is a sale for every season and every occasion. At some point, these falling prices create a new normal, and thereby a new expectation. But … Continue reading

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By John F. Arnold, MD, MBA The goal of any breast screening program is to find cancer early and reduce false positives. The American College of Radiology Commission on Breast Imaging has performed a thorough review of the evidence that … Continue reading

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By Scott D. Miller, MD The prostate is a walnut-size organ that resides below a man’s bladder. Its sole function is to produce a portion of the fluid that is generated during ejaculation (along with the neighboring seminal vesicles and … Continue reading

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By David Martin, RN Many people seek treatment for varicose veins because they’re self-conscious about the bulges and discoloration that varicose veins cause. Once their damaged veins are closed and/or removed, they notice a number of improvements in the way … Continue reading

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