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? Dr. Linda Brown with Emerson Family Medicine of Maynard provides some guidance.
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.
A New Life After Complex Colon Surgery
When her long-time gastrointestinal issues became increasingly painful and medically complicated, an Attleboro resident found relief thanks to Brian Hinnebusch, MD, colorectal surgeon, and his expertise, empathy and bedside manner.
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.
Back to Work With Two Healthy Shoulders
Orthopedic surgery has become progressively more effective and easier for patients. At Emerson Hospital, experienced orthopedic surgeons with impressive clinical expertise have been joined by new physicians. All provide the most current approach to musculoskeletal care and are supported by the Clough Family Center for Rehabilitative and Sports Therapies and Emerson Home Care.
Convenient, Comprehensive Care for Broken Ankle Keeps Director of Kimball Farm Ice Cream on Her Feet
After breaking her ankle, Jill found the care she needed close to home through Emerson. From the initial diagnosis to physical therapy, Emerson helped her get back to her job producing ice cream at Kimball Farm!
Making the Most of Summer for Student Athletes
As student athletes take a break from school sports for the summer, their training doesn’t necessarily have to stop. Here are a few tips to help stay injury-free as they prepare for the upcoming fall athletic season.