Frankhauser and Baby

‘I thought I understood. I didn’t’: Doctor describes being floored by her own experience with postpartum depression after years treating patients with the same thing

Dr. Tara Lynn Frankhouser never would have hurt her first son, but in the throes of postpartum depression she was afraid to hold him too long. The doctor never expected that the postpartum depression she’d watched her patients suffer through might strike her too. View the Daily Mail article. Read the Annals of Family Medicine Article “An…

Join Our Flu Vaccine Research Study – PHC Sherlock Internal Medicine and PMG Research

Join Our Flu Vaccine Study for Adults 60+ Piedmont HealthCare Sherlock Internal Medicine and PMG Research are seeking participants for an upcoming study: Medical Condition Flu Vaccine Facility/Clinic PMG Research of Piedmont HealthCare Age 60+ Gender Male/Female Description PHC Sherlock Internal Medicine and PMG Research are conducting a research study to evaluate an investigational influenza (flu)…

scene of a rescue

Health Tip: Preparing for an Emergency

Don’t be caught off-guard (HealthDay News) — Whether it’s a natural disaster, fire or man-made activity, you and your family should be prepared for an emergency. The Red Cross says you should: Understand the types of emergencies that are possible in your area. Develop and rehearse an evacuation plan for your family.   Have at…

In Memory of Dr. Edward S. Campbell

It is with deep sadness that Piedmont HealthCare today announces the passing of Edward S. Campbell, MD. Dr. Campbell served as a Lieutenant Commander in the US Navy from 1978 to 1988. He was a founding father of Lake Norman Family Medicine and has been with Piedmont HealthCare since 1998. Dr. Campbell served on the board…

2017 Relay for Life

PHC Receives Best Business Award from Statesville Relay for Life

Piedmont HealthCare received the Statesville Relay for Life award for “Best Business” for fundraising success at the event held earlier in May. In addition to sponsoring musical entertainment, the Catalina’s, Piedmont HealthCare hosted a tent at the event to sell raffle tickets and refreshments. PHC’s Mammography Center also set up a tent for their game “Bra…