Cheryl loved to garden, but found it increasingly difficult given her health. Watch Cheryl discuss her decision to undertake weight loss surgery, and how it got her back to doing the things she loves to do.read more
Internists provide primary care for adults. Bassett's internists provide that and more.
Indeed, our internal medicine department offers a broad range of services to its patients: preventive healthcare, acute medical care, pre-operative consultations, gynecological services, maintenance injections (B12, allergy desensitization), specialty consultations, screenings for colon cancer and echocardiograms, to name a few. As part of their specialty, our internists also provide care in pulmonary medicine (breathing and lung problems).
Heart disease affects men and women equally, yet the early warning signs can be different for women. Dr. Merle Myerson, of the Bassett Heart Care Institute, explains how heart disease can manifest itself in women and some ways your care team can help you avoid falling prey to this ailment.read more