Dr. Yolanda Wade

Family Medicine
Tyrone, GA
29 years experience female

Locations

Inspire Health Associates, LLC

Peachtree City, GA

Address

3200 Shakerag Hill, Suite A, Peachtree City, GA, US
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
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Fax

3512000795

Insurances accepted

Other

About

Bio

Dr. Yolanda C. Wade is a magna cum laude graduate of Spelman College. Dr. Wade received her medical degree (M.D.) from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey- New Jersey Medical School. She completed her post-graduate clinical education at the Beth Israel Residency in Urban Family Medicine (Beth Israel Medical Center) in collaboration with the Institute for Urban Family Health in New York City. She continued with advanced training in the internationally recognized Faculty Development Fellowship in Integrative Medicine at the Continuum Center for Health and Healing with Albert Einstein Medical College in New York City. She was trained in medical acupuncture with the American College of Acupuncture and the Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Chengdu, China. As a member of the first class of U.S. physicians, she achieved certification in clinical homeopathy by the Center for Education and Development of Clinical Homeopathy. Dr. Wade maintains active board-certification in Family Medicine and Holistic Medicine. As Medical Director of inspire health associates, Dr. Wade has been recognized since 2009 as a top doctor by Atlanta Tribune in the annual Best of Atlanta honors for Health and Wellness. In addition to her commitment to highly personalized holistic health care, Dr. Wade is dedicated to educating family, friends, colleagues, and local, as well as, worldwide communities on integrating conventional family medicine with complementary and alternative health approaches.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Family Medicine

Holistic Medicine

Integrative Medicine

Preventive Medicine

Travel Medicine

Licenses

United States: Georgia

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

83 Answers
157 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Lots of ways to quit: Talk to your pharmacist or doctor to discuss over-the-counter and prescription options to help you quit smoking. From complementary options like hypn... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Often: In moderation and from a reliable company, cod liver oil can be a safe and helpful supplement. Check an independent supplement testing source like Co... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Get a pregnancy test: You should have a pregnancy test done. A home urine test may be negative, if done too early. Recheck in 1-2 weeks, if still no regular period, or ge... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Yes: You should definitely have a pregnancy test done.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Can be normal: It may take several months for the body's normal hormonal rhythm to reset after a miscarriage. Use this time to establish a very healthy diet with ple... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
No! Go to ER: If you mean 6 weeks pregnant, heavy bleeding is definitely a serious symptom. Indeed, heavy bleeding at any time in pregnancy is always serious. You ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
No: Pink or brownish color may indicate blood. Bleeding at this point in pregnancy should definitely be checked by your doctor.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Possibly: There are many symptoms from head to toe that may occur with hypothyroidism. You should get tested with your doctor to see if medical treatment is ne... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
1st trimester: Prolactin levels begin to rise during the first trimester of a normal pregnancy.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Yes: Painful urination is definitely abnormal and should be evaluated by your doctor.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Need blood test: Please check in with a doctor for blood test to check for anemia (aka low blood). Finding out sooner than later can help you to feel better.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Great possibility: You should seek out an integrative doctor who is knowledgeable about functional medicine to help you with repairing your gut and improving your overal... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Not normal reaction: Miconazole (the active ingredient in Monistat) for yeast infections is usually whitish in color. An orange discharge is not a normal reaction to usin... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Maybe not:: If you have fever, chills, or feel very sick, you may need to see urgent care before Monday. If not, you may try cleaning with warm soap and water. ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Need more info: Please provide more information on your pain: how long, where, how intense, what improves, what worsens, etc.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Possible infection?: Maybe a skin abscess, infected cyst, infected lymph node? Feeling achy and sick raises concern that infection may be spreading. Please go to urgent ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Be safe: If you are cleaning, peeling, and squeezing the fresh oranges yourself, the risk is probably low. If, however, you are not directly controlling the p... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Stop the bleeding: Apply firm pressure by pinching your nose. Sometimes, blood drips down the back of the throat with a nosebleed and causes a metallic taste. Leaning fo... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Less effective: Thyroxine absorption is reduced when the medicine is taken with food, other medicines, or supplements. It is best to take at least 30-60 minutes befo... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Not enough info: ?allergic reaction ?minor abrasion or bruise Any change in soap. detergent. lotion, perfume? Are you breastfeeding? Any other contact to your breast? ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Possibly: Very short cycles are often anovulatory where no viable egg is developed and ready for fertilization. If pregnancy is desired, you should see a women... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Consider, also: Check with your doctor if your daughter also needs an antibiotic for her nose as sometimes MRSA can be carried in the nasal tissue. Also, taking a pr... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
MUST see eye doctor: You need to get a thorough eye exam with an ophthalmologist as soon as possible.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Okay: Okay to use both of these over-the-counter medications, as long as you do not take more doses or use for more days than directed on the label.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Depends: Not enough information to assess. Muscular? Skeletal? Connective tissue? Nerve-related? Contusion? If acute pain, try ice packs. If a few days, can ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
May be helpful:: No caffeine after 12 noon. No electronic stimulation (TV, cell phone, computer, video games) after 6pm. No reading in bed. Avoid alcohol. Keep your be... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Possible: Yes- it is possible to have gas pains in the upper left abdomen (LUQ). Feeling some relief from burping sounds like this may be the cause of the LUQ ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
No: You will need to see a doctor in person for evaluation of need to get a prescription for any potentially addictive or controlled substances.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Need exam: This may be related to a yeast infection, or many other conditions, including sexually transmitted infections or skin diseases. You should get examin... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Call your provider!: Please contact your obstetrician or midwife directly to discuss your symptoms. A direct assessment with your provider is the best way to determine if... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Talk to your doctor: Not an emergency, but you should see a doctor for evaluation of your symptoms.
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A female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Depends: Some pregnancy tests can be very sensitive, detecting pregnancy as early as one week after ovulation fora blood test, which is before the period has ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Confusing: Your timeline is confusing: if you had a period on July 8th, and today's date is August 10th, your period is not one month late? Also, different pregn... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Adverse reaction?: Perhaps, you have an allergy or a sensitivity to coffee. Other possibilities include reactions to flavors- if a flavored coffee, to the choice of cre... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Maybe miscarriage?: If you have been sexually intimate since your last regular period, it may be possible that you are pregnant and experiencing or at risk for pregnancy ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Maybe: If your goal is to try to restore a normal sleep pattern, melatonin at doses from 0.5 - 3mg taken nightly at the same time can be very helpful. Much ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Warning signs: Watch closely for warning signs of serious head injury: nausea/vomiting; slurred speech; confusion; worsening headache; numbness/ weakness/ clumsiness... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Likely: Diclofenac may have more potency than some other common NSAIDs because it works to help with pain and inflammation along a number of different pathway... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Ask for help to quit: Nicotine and its metabolites may be detected in blood tests for up to two(2) weeks. I am not aware of any methods to "pass" a nicotine/ cotinine test... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Perhaps: You have described some signs of ovarian cysts. Polycystic ovaries syndrome (PCOS) is associated with many different symptoms which may include irreg... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Should be fine: These supplements should be safe for most healthy adults taken in amounts that do not exceed the product label directions.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Only if: Only if you have 6 hours to sleep. You should have no plans to drive, operate heavy machinery, perform and high level mental or physical activities f... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Maybe: Try a little antibiotic ointment a couple of times a day to help with healing.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Depends: The chances of pregnancy depend on several factors: how regular your cycles are; how long your cycles are; timing of unprotected sex relative to ovula... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Need more info: Continuing or increasing pain, redness, swelling, fever, chills, and a discolored or smelly discharge are some concerning symptoms. If you also have... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Maybe not: Hemp seeds are very high in protein, more than 10 grams of protein for every 3 tablespoons. Kidney failure patients usually follow protein restricted... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Treat, balance: Any vaginal symptoms? You should have a pelvic exam with samples collected to check for bacterial and/ or yeast overgrowth, as well as sexually transm... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Yes: Depending on the length of your menstrual cycle, when ovulation has occurred, and many other factors that may alter the cycle, including medications a... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
You can learn: There are a few ways to help: basal body temperature charting, monitoring your vaginal mucus patterns, strictly monitoring your periods to calculate m... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Not guaranteed: Using the first day of your last menstrual period is a more reliable way to calculate how far along your pregnancy is. An ultrasound may also be used... Read More
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Testimonials
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Dr Wade provides thoughtful, sound and courageous analysis when she reviews care provided. In my experience, she takes the time to teach with her reviews and I have learned a lot from her. She is a...Read More
Aug 17, 2014
A great addition to HealthTap. Dr. Wade has outstanding training in holistic medicine and broadens the range of medical care for patients.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Wade is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you. I wasn't sure and appreciate your expert opinion
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Just the treatment and how this affect my fertility.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you for the fast response I appreciate it.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - New Jersey Medical School, NJ
Graduated 1994MD

Residency

BETH ISRAEL MEDICAL CENTER
Completed 1997

Awards

Best in Atlanta Award
HealthTap Doctor Mom

Affiliations

American Board of Family Medicine
American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine
Acupuncture
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