May 18, 2015
Migraine headaches affect about 13% of Americans every year, approximately 17% of women and 6% of men. Some may have mild or infrequent migraines, while other migraine sufferers may be dramatically impacted by their migraines. Migraines are estimated to have a cost of $17 billion annually including doctor visits, medications, and lost productivity. Headaches should be evaluated by a physician.
May 1, 2015
April 26, 2015
Take the next step to reconnect!
The Reconnect Study is a clinical research study evaluating the safety and effectiveness of a “take as needed” investigational medication for [premenopausal] women with decreased sexual desire.
You may qualify if you:
- Have experienced a decrease in your sexual desire over time
- Feel distressed about this decreased sexual desire
- Have been in a committed relationship for at least six months
- Have not yet gone through menopause
For more information and to see if you qualify please contact:
April 13, 2015
An advisory panel to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently recommended that people get a second vaccine, called Prevnar 13, because of limitations with the older shot, called Pneumovax 23." (WSJ, Sept 1, 2014)We ask SIMED Pulmonology physician Jorge Camacho, MD to touch base on the new indications for pneumonia vaccine (Prevnar 13) and what that might mean to you or your loved ones.
Pneumococcal infections including pneumonia and meningitis are common and up until recently the only vaccine recommended for adults was the PPSV23.
June 2, 2014
To begin using the Patient Portal you will need to visit your SIMED physician's office and request your PIN#. PIN numbers are unique and may only be used once to setup your personal portal account. For security reasons, and to ensure that only you have access to your portal account, PIN numbers may not be given over the phone or via email.
Once you have your PIN# you can click on the PATIENT PORTAL link here or on the button found on the right hand side of this website to register.
We've put together this brief video to show you some of the things you can do with your new patient portal account.