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Walk to End Pancreatic Cancer

Once again, this June brings PanCAN's annual "Walk to End Pancreatic Cancer", and once again, I am proud to throw TVD's support behind Cathy Quon, who has bravely and steadfastly supported PanCAN over these many years. Please help me...read more


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Tutto È Possibile (Anything Is Possible)

Every now and then, we have an experience that feels so good we want to share. We had one recently between our medical assistant, Christie and one of our pediatric patients. This young man was understandably apprehensive about upcoming...read more


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The Benefits of Penicillin Allergy Testing

Hello from the 2019 American College of Physicians (ACP) Conference in Philadelphia! One of the many reasons I enjoy being a concierge physician at The Village Doctor is our emphasis on staying current on developments in internal medicine. As...read more


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Ready, Set, Go! Sports, Camps, and Check-Ups

Spring has sprung. And that brings lots of camp and sports forms. And check-ups. When coming in for a check-up, have your child or teen wear comfortable clothing that allows for unrestricted movement and facilitates a full sports/musculoskeletal exam...read more


 

Is Sunscreen the New Margarine? (Our Expert Says No!)

You may have read Rowan Jacobsen's interesting (controversial?) piece in Outside Magazine where he questions current guidelines for sun exposure and suggests that they may be unhealthy, unscientific, and perhaps even racist. This consideration is based on the work...read more


 

Namaste

This ancient Sanskrit word already resonates with many of you, but let me just say that after returning from a two week trek, hiking up to Everest Base Camp with my daughter, the sentiment of "the sacred in me...read more