Health & Wellness

Dr. Shane Smith, M.D.

As an orthopedic surgeon, this is one of the most common complaints I hear from patients.

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Dr. Janice Hammond, M.D., FACOG

More than 1 million people in the United States get cancer each year. But did you know certain types of cancer can be prevented? Cervical cancer is almost completely preventable, and in this article, we’ll review some strategies.

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Now that we’re in the New Year everybody’s focus is on their New Years Resolutions and becoming a better you! As you head out to the gym and look at making dietary changes one thing I’d like to encourage you to do is to look at getting regular massages from a licensed professional. Massage feels good because it is good for you!

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Dr. Shane Smith M.D.

As an orthopedic surgeon, this is one of the most common complaints I hear from patients. Many knee problems occur during sports or recreational activities, work-related tasks, or home projects. Knee problems may also manifest due to injury, disease, overuse, or just everyday wear and tear. Knee issues affect people of all ages from children to the elderly, and most everyone will experience knee problems at some point in their lives.

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Richard Carlin, MD

The ever-changing landscape of healthcare
By Richard Carlin, MD

With the introduction of the Affordable Care Act, Obamacare, there seems to be great fears as well as unknowns on how it will affect medicine. Having had eye problems for much of my life, I was particularly concerned on how it will affect my Ophthalmologist. Having grown up and lived in Gwinnett County, I have witnessed tremendous change in the medical community over the past 40 years. Many physicians and medical practices have come and gone, but there is one who I have visited from childhood and now bring my own children – CarlinVision. 

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