Lifetime Family Medicine and Sleep Disorders - Partners in health for a lifetime
Patient Portal -- for established patients to update information, insurance, payments, access blood work and x-rays, and for online secure patient messaging.
 
MeVisit Info:
  • Download the app MeVisit
  • Request pre-approval/ receive approval during regular office hours
  • request a visit for symptoms such as Cough, Flu, allergies, congestion, some medication refills
  • get a response within an hour
  • Monday-Friday 8:00-8:00 pm, Saturday 8:00-12:00
  • Only $40.00
  • Insurance can not be billed at this time
 
 
 
Links provided as a general guide.  Before intiating any change or recommendation check with your healthcare provider.
 
General links
 
 
http://www.labtestsonline.org/ - a resource with information on  lab tests and what they mean 
 
http://www.questdiagnostics.com/kbase/default.htm - link that has information about labs that are frequently ordered
 
http://familydoctor.org/online/famdocen/home.html - link to site with a variety of  trusted patient educational material on diseases, management, diet and more
 
http://www.cdc.gov/ - good link for medical information and resources - from diseases and patient education to statistical data on health and even has a link to track flu activity in your area
 
http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/ - another good link with lots of information for those more curious about there disease process, ongoing clinical trials, patient education and health assessment tools
 
http://www.mayoclinic.com/ - link with good information on a variety of health conditions
 
http://hp2010.nhlbihin.net/atpiii/calculator.asp - link to a calculator that gives you an estimate of your risk of having a heart attack in the next 10 years
 
http://www.webmd.com/first-aid/frostbite-treatment-- link to basic frostbite treatment.  Seek immediate medical treatment but if not available this is a general  guide.
 
 
Diet/Cholesterol
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/fiber/NU00033- link with info on different types of fiber and daily needs with a list of fiber content of food
 
http://www.mypyramid.gov/ - link to food pyramid and recommended daily food choices with the ability to personalize your own pyramid
 
 
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/low-cholesterol-diet/CL00008 - link on cholesterol and how to lower it by dietary means
 
http://www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/dnpa/nutrition/nutrition_for_everyone/index.htm - link to cdc with general nutrion advice and information
 
http://www.nhlbisupport.com/bmi/ - link to a BMI calculator- this is an indirect measure of body fat  - also includes links on how to lower your BMI
 
 
Diabetes/Sugar
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/diabeticdiet.html - A link with general information about the disease and dietary changes with interactive portions and meal planning online
 
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/diabetes-diet/DA00027 - Mayo clinic link on diabetic diets with exchange lists and carb counting
 
http://www.januvia.com/sitagliptin/januvia/consumer/healthy-blood-sugar/index.jsp?WT.svl=2 - site with links to activity logs, diet information, sugar logs and calorie burn calculator - you don't have to take the medicine to benefit from the website
 
 
Hypertension/High blood pressure
http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/heart/hbp/dash/dash_inbrief.htm- A link to the DASH diet for high blood pressure this along with diet and exercise can lower blood pressure as effective as some medications
 
Vaccines/shots
http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/ - link with info on vaccines and why your kids need them
 
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