Meet Our Gastroenterologists

Piedmont HealthCare Gastroenterologists pictured left to right: Vivek Trivedi, MD, Joseph A. Petrozza, MD, FACP, Robert W. Reindollar, MD, FACG, FAASLD, and Carl A. Foulks, Jr., MD.  Piedmont HealthCare gastroenterologists perform colonoscopy examinations and comprehensive consultative services providing complete, accurate, and thorough care for patients with gastrointestinal conditions. Gastroenterology is the study of the normal…

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Common Causes of Sore Throats

A sore throat, or pharyngitis, can be irritating and painful, and cause difficulty in swallowing. There are several conditions that can result in a sore throat. While many of them can be treated at home, there are other instances that require a doctor visit and possible throat cultures or blood work. Viruses and Sore Throats…

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Common Causes of Sore Throats

A sore throat, or pharyngitis, can be irritating and painful, and cause difficulty in swallowing. There are several conditions that can result in a sore throat. While many of them can be treated at home, there are other instances that require a doctor visit and possible throat cultures or blood work. Viruses and Sore Throats…

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PHC Pediatrics Works Toward Patient-Center Medical Home Recognition

Piedmont HealthCare Pediatrics 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…

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Nonsyndromic Hearing Loss

What is nonsyndromic hearing loss? Nonsyndromic hearing loss is a partial or total loss of hearing that is not associated with other signs and symptoms. In contrast, syndromic hearing loss occurs with signs and symptoms affecting other parts of the body. Nonsyndromic hearing loss can be classified in several […] Click here to view original…

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Piedmont HealthCare Supports March of Dimes 2016

Piedmont HealthCare is proud to sponsor of March of Dimes again this year.The goal for the 2016 Iredell/Lake Norman March of Dimes is $140,000. The Piedmont HealthCare (PHC) fundraising committee includes members: Andrea Price – team captain, Rejena Jordan, Amber Benfield, Lindsay Hill, Kim Harrison and Ashley Pennell. Some of the onging PHC events underway throughout all of our Piedmont HealthCare offices…

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Caution! Is your pee yellow?

In most cases, the darker yellow that your urine is, the more concentrated it is.  This increases your risk for kidney stones and urinary tract infections.  With the NASCAR season starting up again, this is just a friendly reminder to make sure that you drink at least 2 liters of water a day.  Be a…

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Caution! Is your pee yellow?

In most cases, the darker yellow that your urine is, the more concentrated it is.  This increases your risk for kidney stones and urinary tract infections.  With the NASCAR season starting up again, this is just a friendly reminder to make sure that you drink at least 2 liters of water a day.  Be a…

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Have You Lost That Lovin’ Feeling?

Whether it’s Valentine’s Day or any day, if you’ve lost that loving feeling, there may be help for you.  Dr. Schlesinger specializes in the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED) and low testosterone.  Don’t waste your time at one of those “Men’s Clinics.”  See a real doctor that specializes in the treatment of male sexual dysfunction.…

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