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What can I expect at the physiatrist office?

What can I expect at the physiatrist office?

History and physical: A good physiatrist will take a good history and preform a comprehensive musculoskeletal examination. He /she should then look at your imaging studies (mris etc) and then o over a treatment plan with you and answer all of your questions. ...Read more

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Every physiatrists office i've called told me drs only specialize in spine. How do I find a hip physiatrist?

Every physiatrists office i've called told me drs only specialize in spine. How do I find a hip physiatrist?

Ask your dr: You should ask your primary care doctor or orthopedic surgeon. They will be able to direct you in the right direction, especially the orthopedist. ...Read more

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What to expect for first trip to a neurologists office?

What to expect for first trip to a neurologists office?

Like a normal doctor: I believe that a visit to a neurologists office is the same as your primary care physician. The neurologist will take a detailed history and perform a comprehensive examination. The entire initial visit should last between 30 and 60 minutes in its entirety. ...Read more

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What to expect for first trip to a neurologists office - what should I expect?

What to expect for first trip to a neurologists office - what should I expect?

Neurologist Office: A neurologist will have an office that is similar to other doctors in layout. He/she will likely spend more time than typical to hear your symptoms and will examine the different aspects of your brain and nervous system; such as cranial nerves, sensation, motor strength, balance, thought process and so forth. In general, allow more time for a neurology appointment than most other physicians. ...Read more

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What can I expect at the docs office for diabetes testing? How long does it usually take?

What can I expect at the docs office for  diabetes testing? How long does it usually take?

6 seconds: With the sophisticated blood sugar monitors we have these days, you can have a finger poke, put a micro-drop of blood on a test strip and have a blood sugar reading in 6 seconds. A blood sugar greater than 140 is diagnostic of diabetes if you are fasting; a blood sugar greater than 200 is diagnostic of diabetes if you have eaten a meal within 2 hours. ...Read more

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What can I expect in a check-up at the dentists office?

What can I expect in a check-up at the dentists office?

First visit to: Your dentist is the most important one. You want to be confident in the quality of care that your dentist provides. At first glance: welcoming reception area, a clean, neat office and friendly professional environment are often signs of a well-run dental office. After your exam, the dentist should present a treatment plan. Make sure that all your questions are answered. Have a nice experience. ...Read more

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What is the philosophy of the office practice?

What is the philosophy of the office practice?

High standard care: This office is staffed with professional personals who take the work ethics very seriously. We strike to provide the highest standard of care for our patients, with dedication, honesty and integrity. There are written manual for policy and procedures that every one has to adhere to. We treat our patient with respect and confidentiality. The office is computerized with emr and osha compliant. ...Read more

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How well will in office whitening work?

How well will in office whitening work?

Depends on color: Generally in office treatment works best for whitening teeth, however the original color of the teeth is a factor. Yellow and brownish teeth whiten the easiest. Blue and grey shades or tetracycline stains are harder to whiten but still can be done. ...Read more

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Is a colonoscopy normally done in an office?

Is a colonoscopy normally done in an office?

Outpatient procedure: It is commonly done in outpatient surgery area where there is monitoring equipment available as there is sue of sedation during the procedure, so patients need to be monitored for a couple of hours...Something not typically available in a doctors office. ...Read more

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Does anyone know how to find a mohs dermatology office?

Does anyone know how to find a mohs dermatology office?

ACMS website: Be certain to choose someone who has completed a 1-2 year fellowship that is recognized by the american college of mohs micrographic surgery. You can visit their website to help you find someone close to you. The website is www.Mohscollege.Org. ...Read more

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