PHC-Troutman Family Medicine is working toward Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition. The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition is the most widely used way to transform primary care practices into medical homes. According to the NCQA, a PCMH inspires quality in care, cultivates more engaging patient relationships, and captures savings through…Details
Our foremost concern is for the safety of our patients and staff. If you have not received communication from us regarding your appointment for Monday, February 15, please call the office before venturing out as an additional precaution.
Bring your friends and loved ones and enjoy a 30-minute rejuvenating walk on the beautiful Statesville Greenway with Dr. Tara Frankhouser of Piedmont HealthCare Family Medicine. It’s a great way to get valuable information on health and wellness while making some new friends! What: Walk With A Doc Dr. Frankhouser will be available to answer health…Details
The new year frequently brings new determination for many of us to pay more attention to our weight and nutrition. Piedmont HealthCare offers many weight management services to help patients set and meet realistic goals for better overall health. Developing a healthy lifestyle plan can require a range of ongoing considerations, so our medical weight…Details
This post was originally published on this siteIt’s important to eat a healthy diet because eating the right foods can keep you healthy now and later on in life. Foods that are especially healthy include: Fruits and vegetables – Eating fruits and vegetables can help prevent heart disease and strokes. Eating them might also help…Details
As the lights and decorations adorn many Christmas trees during the holidays, it is also important to be aware of fire safety concerns to help keep your family safe. The following are some Christmas tree safety tips courtesy of the National Fire Protection Association. • Types of trees. Check the labels on artificial trees to…Details
We provide both routine and specialized care to women of all ages in life. Our services include: gynecology, obstetrics and basic infertility. We also provide minimally invasive hysterectomy, hereditary cancer screening, as well as in-office sterilization and endometrial ablation.
This post was originally published on this siteHere is a list of healthy habits to keep in mind for women of all ages: Pap smears – should start at the age of 21years old. You can begin seeing a Gynecologist whenever you need to if you have female concerns such as abnormal periods or needing…Details
This post was originally published on this siteOsteoporosis is low bone mass and skeletal fragility, resulting in decreased bone strength and an increased risk of fracture. The majority of postmenopausal women with osteoporosis have bone loss related to estrogen deficiency and/or age. Early diagnosis and quantification of bone loss and fracture risk are important because…Details
From Our Families to Yours – Piedmont HealthCare Wishes You All a Happy and Healthy Thanksgiving Holiday!