With the seasons changing, get ready for runny noses, watery eyes and coughing. Could these be allergies, common cold or the flu. Follow along with Dr. Fazil as he explains the many causes and symptoms of allergies and what to do to prevent them and avoid them altogether.
In this episode of the Dr. Fazil Show, we cover current updates on the vaccines available and how many have been vaccinated so far. With new vaccines being approved recently, the goal for herd immunity is a lot closer in sight. Watch along to find out where we are currently at.
June 2020 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates
In his continuing coverage of the world wide pandemic that is the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Dr. Fazil discusses the current situation and effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) that are occurring around the world. With many countries suffering a second wave of infections since easing lock-down restrictions, many experts are expecting we are next. With over four months of Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, Dr. Fazil is talks about the pandemic and how it has affected our way of life. He goes on to explain possible outcomes that could occur if we do not act fast enough to slow down this pandemic and why we should keep following the CDC Guidelines of social distancing and washing our hands amid these trying times.
Bio Family Clinic is proud to be offering “Same Day Walk-In Services” starting on Friday, March 1st, 2019. As part of Bio Family’s ongoing process to provide the best healthcare services to their patients and the county of Yuma, they have added another team member, Nurse Practitioner, Bola Falegan. She will be the designated provider handling our patients needs for our Walk-In Clinic, don’t spend hours waiting to be seen at the hospital or urgent care. The average wait time in a Yuma hospital before being seen is 15 minutes for medical emergencies and acute injuries (1). Non emergency wait times vary from 15 minutes to hours, based on the type of care needed you can wait between 3 to 5 hours before you are discharged and sent home, spending your entire day and being sent home with antibiotics or guided instructions and to follow up with your primary doctor. On top of that a hefty emergency room hospital bill. Why go through that when you can be seen within the same 15 minutes, get the needed diagnostic testing done and be on your way home, saving time and money.
Same Day Assessment and Treatment
|Sore Throat||Sprain and Strains|
|Ear Infections||Sinus Infections|
|Flu Symptoms||Eye Irritations|
Emergency Room Symptoms
|Chest Pain/Pressure||High Fever|
|Severe Bleeding||Shortness of Breath|
|Numbness of Limb/Face||Fainting/Loss of Consciousness|
|Broken Limb||Head Trauma|
The symptoms above are examples of what should be treated at the hospital and what should be treated at our Walk-In Clinic, this will help you decide what is an emergency and what is not considered an emergency. If you have any doubts if your symptoms are considered and emergency, just give us a call at (928) 342-6500.