Primary Care Articles

The Power of Primary Care

Take the first step to take care of your health and start a relationship with a primary care provider. It’s incredibly important. That’s the message from podcast guest Lauren Barfield, MD, senior medical director of adult primary care for our health system and...

Is it a Migraine? Sinuses? Your Guide to Understanding Headaches by Their Location

Headaches can ruin your day. They can pull your focus and concentration during an important meeting. They can stop you from enjoying yourself during a family outing. And they can derail your plans for a night out with friends. But knowing what type of headache you are...

Primary Care for Parents: 5 Reasons Why Grown-Ups Need Doctors, Too

Parents often prioritize the health and well-being of our children above everything else. From regular check-ups to emergency visits, we make sure our little ones have access to the best care available. However, in the midst of managing children’s health needs, it can...

Why Every Woman Needs Both a PCP and an OB-GYN

Regular check-ins with an OB-GYN are essential for women’s health. But we also know women have other medical concerns that need to be addressed. You are more than the sum of your lady parts. Even with regular well-woman exams, annual primary care visits are important...