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ACOs Don’t Work

4/25/18 – With the arrival of the Affordable Care Act came the arrival of Accountable Care Organizations (ACO), too. From the CMS website: “Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) are groups of doctors, hospitals,…Read More

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Direct Primary Care Being Offered by a Hospital System?

4/12/18 – I recently had an interesting conversation with a long-time benefits consultant that got me thinking about how many ways employers can be fooled when designing a healthcare benefit plan. Specifically,…Read More

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Tech Ailments in America

1/8/18 – Technology Continues to Rack Our Bodies Just what tech-induced ailments do we suffer from, and how do we describe them? To answer this question, we conducted an extensive analysis of…Read More

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Our Progress Thus Far

10/26/17 – As the end of 2017 approaches I want to thank all our patients for being valued members of ImagineMD. It’s been an amazing year! I’ve been practicing medicine the way it was…Read More

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In the News: A New Shingles Vaccine

10/26/17 – Herpes zoster, also known as shingles, results from reactivation of a virus that lays dormant in the dorsal root nerve ganglia of the spinal cord of patients who had chickenpox earlier…Read More

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A Patient Asks: “What’s Available Now to Treat the Common Cold?”

10/26/17 – The common cold represents a benign, self-limited syndrome comprising a group of diseases caused by viruses. It’s the most frequent acute illness in the United States. The term “common cold” refers to a…Read More

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A New Treatment for Degenerative Arthritis

10/26/17 – Degenerative arthritis, or osteoarthritis, is the most common form of arthritis that people get. Symptoms range in severity from none to rapidly progressive and disabling, in some cases eventually culminating…Read More