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The Healthy Reads Blog is your source for insights into medical trends, concierge medicine, primary care, wellness, and more.

Melissa Gifford

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Medical Perspectives | Lifestyle & Wellness | Concierge Medicine

By: Melissa Gifford
August 14th, 2023

So, you haven’t been to the doctor in years. No worries, you aren’t alone. It’s estimated that nearly a third of Americans don’t have a primary care physician and about 20% of people haven’t been to a doctor in more than five years.

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Concierge Medicine | Membership

By: Melissa Gifford
July 28th, 2023

One of the hardest things in life is taking care of elderly parents. Whether it’s your mom or dad, or your spouse’s mom or dad, helping manage their healthcare as they age is a challenge.

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Concierge Medicine | Membership

By: Melissa Gifford
July 24th, 2023

As a busy professional, you navigate a full schedule every day. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that the average full-time employee spends 8.42 hours per weekday working.

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Concierge Medicine | Membership

By: Melissa Gifford
June 20th, 2023

When researching alternatives to traditional primary care, you will find more than a few options. And it can be confusing sorting them all out. There’s concierge medicine. There’s direct pay primary care. And then there’s also luxury medicine. What’s the difference? What does each term mean?

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Concierge Medicine

By: Melissa Gifford
June 6th, 2023

As a leading concierge medicine practice since 2003, we talk to patients like you every day who are considering a switch to concierge medicine.

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Concierge Medicine | Membership

By: Melissa Gifford
June 5th, 2023

You’ve made the decision. You’re going to find a new primary care doctor.

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Lifestyle & Wellness | Concierge Medicine

By: Melissa Gifford
May 17th, 2023

You’re interested in a more holistic approach to your health. You want a physician who focuses incorporates integrative medicine, functional medicine, and yes, even traditional medicine to build a plan for your care.

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Lifestyle & Wellness | Concierge Medicine

By: Melissa Gifford
May 1st, 2023

When talking with people about finding a new primary care physician, we often hear people ask about holistic medicine.