Decision Made – To Finally Lose Weight
“I could hear the passion in her voice for helping people. I thought ‘that’s my doctor,’” says Steve Fales, referring to Laura Doyon, MD, who he turned to for bariatric surgery. More than a year later, his weight is down, his energy levels are up, and he exercises regularly.
The Doctor Is In: Sunita Hanjura, MD, on Dementia
Sunita Hanjura, MD, of Emerson Primary Care of Bedford explains the different methods for diagnosing, treating and coping with dementia.
Back In the Pool Thanks to Expert Physical Therapy
Faced with a short window of recovery time before her team returned to competition, a synchronized swimmer with an injured ankle turned to Emerson’s physical therapy and pediatric orthopedic teams for help.
Get to Know: Michael Soliman, MD
As a hospitalist, Michael Soliman, MD, treats adult patients at Emerson. In this Q&A, he explains why he became a physician, his journey from his native Egypt to the U.S., and why he appreciates practicing in a hospital setting.
Toddlers and Screens – Answers to a Common Question
With seemingly everybody using a smart phone or device these days, a common question parents ask is: Do I need to limit my toddler’s screen time?
Injured While Playing a Sport? Follow These Tips
Athletes of all ages and abilities are susceptible to injury during training or competition. Proper treatment of an injury at the onset can result in faster and more complete healing.
Get to Know: Richard Rubin, MD
Richard Rubin, MD, obstetrician-gynecologist, sees many high-risk patients and also has clinical interests in low-risk pregnancy and the low-impact treatment of patients with peri-menopausal symptoms.
Dr. Sidhartha Pani’s Paintings Now on Display at Emerson Medical at Sudbury through October
As part of its mission to keep the community healthy, Emerson Medical at Sudbury continues its art exhibit series to inspire wellness. The latest exhibit, “Out of Africa,” features paintings by Dr. Sidhartha Pani, Medical Director of Emerson Primary Care Associates of Sudbury. The series is based on his family’s experiences in Kenya and Tanzania, and the richness of wildlife in the Serengeti, Ngoro Ngoro, Amboseli and Masai Mara.
Self Defense Seminar on August 21 - Ideal for Students Going to College
Emerson’s Steinberg Wellness Center for Mind and Body is offering a self-defense seminar for teens and adults on August 21. The seminar includes hands-on self-defense techniques and strategies for staying safe – it is ideal for college students.
In My Own Voice: Sophia’s Scoliosis Makes Her Stronger Physically and Mentally
Sophia was diagnosed with scoliosis at age ten and required comprehensive management by a team of clinicians. Today, due to her hard work with Schroth physical therapy, wearing a back brace, and meeting regularly with the team at the Emerson Scoliosis Program, her posture has noticeably improved.