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General Medicine Michigan Medicine
(Just Now) General Medicine. The General Medicine Division provides general and preventive medicine for adults of all ages, and manages medical conditions including: Arthritis. Asthma. Diabetes. Hypertension. Heart Disease. Additionally, The General Medicine Division provides preventive care such as: Immunizations.
Complementary Medicine Michigan Medicine
(9 days ago) Complementary medicine is a term used for a wide variety of health care practices that may be used along with standard medical treatment. Examples of complementary medicine include: Alternative health approaches such as traditional Chinese medicine, homeopathy, and naturopathy. Mind and body practices like acupuncture, massage therapy, and tai chi.
Family Medicine Michigan Medicine
(9 days ago) University of Michigan Health System's Department of Family Medicine is a nationally recognized leader in patient care, education, and research. Since the department was founded in 1978, our presence has exemplified the principles of family medicine and promoted them throughout the health system.
Provider Portal Michigan Medicine
(1 days ago) The Michigan Medicine Provider Portal is a secure web-based application for referring providers and their staff to access their patient’s medical information, including clinic letters, discharge summaries, ED notes, test results, medical and problem lists, appointment notifications, etc. To enroll your practice, complete the Provider Portal User and Site Agreement and fax it
Sinusitis: Over-the-Counter Medicines Michigan Medicine
(9 days ago) Try using a medicine that thins mucus and improves sinus drainage (mucolytic). Guaifenesin is a commonly used mucolytic. Mucolytics are often combined with other medicines such as cough suppressants. Acetaminophen can be found in many forms and comes in different doses. Be safe with medicines. Read and follow all instructions on the label.
Michigan Medicine and Saint Joseph Mercy Health …
(1 days ago) Ann Arbor, Mich. — Michigan Medicine and Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, a member of Trinity Health, today announce a partnership with Lansing-based Physicians Health Plan (PHP) to bring a new choice in Medicare Advantage plans to Livingston and Washtenaw counties this fall.The plans will be marketed under the name U-M Health + St. Joe’s Advantage and are …
Flu Shots Michigan Medicine
(2 days ago) Michigan Medicine has joined dozens of health care institutions throughout the country in requiring staff to be vaccinated against flu or to wear a protective mask during any patient interaction during flu season. The requirement is designed to help protect the health of our patients and their families and will especially protect the many
Advance Directives: Durable Power of Attorney for Health
(7 days ago) Advance Directives in the State of Michigan. Michigan has two kinds of Advance Directives. One is the Durable Power of Attorney for Healthcare (DPOA-HC), which can be used in both inpatient and ambulatory care settings within the University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update Michigan Medicine
(2 days ago) In many cases, COVID-19 can be managed without emergency care. If you are not a Michigan Medicine patient and are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, contact your primary care provider. If you do not have a primary care provider, contact the State of Michigan Coronavirus Hotline at 888-535-6136. or by calling your clinic.
COVID-19 Michigan Medicine
(6 days ago) Michigan Medicine offers COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) antibody testing to support the determination of whether an individual has had the COVID-19 virus in the past. Antibody tests, also known as serology tests, detect antibodies in the blood. Antibodies are generated by the body as part of an immune response. Immunoglobulin G (IgG) is the most common
Rehabilitation Medicine Care Team Michigan Medicine
(7 days ago) Rehabilitation Medicine Care Team. Rehabilitation Physician. The rehabilitation physician (sometimes referred to as a physiatrist) is a medical doctor who has completed specialized training and is board-certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation. They are responsible for the evaluation and management of patients with disease, disorder
Medicines That Can Cause Pancreatitis Michigan Medicine
(8 days ago) Top of the page Medicines That Can Cause Pancreatitis Topic OverviewIn certain cases, medicines may cause inflammation of the pancreas (pancreatitis). These include: Antibiotics. Medicines that suppress the immune system. Medicines used to treat high blood pressure. Aminosalicylates. Diuretics. Corticosteroids. Estrogen. Medicines used to treat diabetes.
Medicines for Cluster Headaches Michigan Medicine
(9 days ago) This medicine is used to reduce the number of headaches in a cluster cycle. These may be given either as a single injection or a series of injections. Verapamil. This medicine is used to prevent or reduce the number of headaches in a cluster cycle. Verapamil is commonly used for preventing both occasional and chronic cluster headaches.
Adult Medicine and Pediatrics Michigan Medicine
(7 days ago) Adult Medicine and Pediatrics. Physicians in these clinics are board certified in both medicine and pediatrics, so we can meet the needs of each family member. This includes providing developmental care for infants and toddlers, counseling adolescents, and assisting adults in maintaining good habits in exercise, diet, emotional health and
High Blood Pressure: Over-the-Counter
(9 days ago) Top of the page High Blood Pressure: Over-the-Counter Medicines to Avoid Topic OverviewWhich over-the-counter medicines can affect blood pressure? Some over-the-counter (OTC) medicines can raise your blood pressure or keep your blood pressure medicine from working the way it should. So if you have high blood pressure or other heart or blood vessel problems, you need to be
Insurance Plans Michigan Medicine
(8 days ago) For billing and insurance questions, please contact Patient Customer Services at: Toll-free (855) 855-0863 or (734) 615-0863, Monday through Friday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Below is a list of insurances that Michigan Medicine participates with based on Medical benefits. For Behavioral Health benefits, please contact your plan directly, as they may
General Medicine at Saline Health Center Michigan Medicine
(1 days ago) General Medicine at Saline Health Center. 700 Woodland Dr. Saline, MI 48176. 734-998-2020. Fax. 734-429-1879. Our goal is to provide the highest quality medical care available. We believe in providing you with personalized health care by establishing and maintaining an ongoing relationship between you and your own physician and focusing on your
Medicines That Can Cause Bruises Michigan Medicine
(9 days ago) Medicines (called blood thinners) that prevent blood clots. Also, taking a nonprescription medicine with a blood thinner may increase your risk of bruising and bleeding. Medicines used to treat cancer. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), such as aspirin and ibuprofen (for example, Advil or Motrin). Steroids, such as prednisone.
Reducing Medication Costs Michigan Medicine
(8 days ago) Sometimes the price for a 3-month supply of medicine is less costly than if you were to pay an insurance copay each month for three months. Mail-order services can often save you money on large orders. But be sure to use only trusted, reliable pharmacy websites. If you are trying a medicine for the first time, don't get more than a 30-day supply.
Enlarged Prostate: Should I Take Medicine
(8 days ago) Medicines are sometimes used to help relieve bothersome, moderate to severe urination problems caused by an enlarged prostate. If you stop using medicine, the symptoms will probably return. Medicine choices include: Alpha-blockers, such as tamsulosin (Flomax) …
Michigan Medicine announces new hospital’s name
(2 days ago) Michigan Medicine’s adult hospitals were ranked no. 11 in the nation by U.S. News and World Report in 2020-21 and C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital was the only children’s hospital in Michigan nationally ranked in all 10 pediatric specialties analyzed by U.S. News and World Report for 2020-21. The U-M Medical School is one of the nation's
Eating Disorders Michigan Medicine
(4 days ago) The Michigan Medicine Comprehensive Eating Disorders Program provides individualized, compassionate, evidence-based care for patients age 8-22 with eating disorders. Our interdisciplinary services are provided by adolescent medicine. and psychology, clinical social workers, dietetics, and an educational specialist.
Adult Medicine and Pediatrics Michigan Medicine
(8 days ago) Mark Nabeel Hakim MD. Internal Medicine, Primary Care, Pediatrics. Kristen Arlene Krieger MD. Internal Medicine, Primary Care, Pediatrics. Thuy B Ledesai MD. Internal Medicine, Primary Care, Pediatrics. Rebecca Michelle Northway MD. Internal Medicine, Primary Care, Sports Medicine (Internal Medicine), Pediatrics. Kimberly Susan O'Donnell MD.
St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor – Michigan Medicine Inpatient
(2 days ago) Through an innovative collaboration, Michigan Medicine patients can be admitted to a special Michigan Medicine-staffed inpatient service at St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor.The service provides inpatient general medical care, specialized geriatric care, and addiction medicine services for Michigan Medicine patients.Michigan Medicine physicians on the unit will provide seamless
Michigan Medicine and three other medical centers receive
(6 days ago) A team of Michigan Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Medical University of South Carolina and Stanford Medicine researchers were recently awarded funds from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) in collaboration with the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA), part of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response at …
For Health Providers Michigan Medicine
(5 days ago) Your referral relationship with Michigan Medicine is highly valued. We want your patients to have the best experience possible, especially when you choose to refer them to us.Call M-LINE to Refer a Patient: 800-962-3555M-LINE is a single, 24-hour, toll-free number for referring physicians and their staff seeking access to clinical services and faculty at Michigan Medicine.
Brighton Health Center Michigan Medicine
(6 days ago) Brighton Health CenterBrighton Health Center is the home of Michigan Medicine's primary care and women's health clinics in Brighton. Located at 8001 Challis Road, Brighton Health Center is just north of U-M’s Brighton Center for Specialty Care. Current services at the Brighton Health Center include general medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, and pediatrics.Most specialty
Family Medicine at Livonia Health Center Michigan Medicine
(6 days ago) The Department of Family Medicine provides a full-range of family centered services guided by our core values: comprehensiveness, coordination, accessibility, accountability and compassion. We offer: Adult and geriatric care Newborn, pediatric and adolescent care Prenatal and OB-GYN care Family planning Laboratory Services Sports Medicine (Starting Dec. 2014)
COVID-19 Testing Before Surgery
(7 days ago) Michigan Medicine is committed to the safety of our patients, faculty and staff. You can count on our care teams to ensure you have limited risk of exposure to COVID-19 during your stay with us. One way we limit your risk of exposure is by providing COVID-19 testing to all patients with a scheduled surgery, procedure or hospital admission.
Seeking Medical Care During COVID-19 Michigan Medicine
(8 days ago) Michigan Medicine is currently offering a full spectrum of surgical procedures, including elective procedures. Your provider will work with you to weigh the risks and benefits of undergoing an elective procedure, but for most patients it is safe and recommended to proceed …
Medicines That Can Cause Changes in
(8 days ago) Top of the page Medicines That Can Cause Changes in Menstrual Bleeding Topic OverviewMany prescription and nonprescription medicines can affect the menstrual cycle. A few examples are: Aspirin and other medicines (called blood thinners) that prevent blood clots. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), such as ibuprofen (for example, Advil or Motrin) and naproxen (for
Medicines That Can Cause Changes in
(9 days ago) Thyroid medicine. Illegal drugs, such as cocaine or amphetamines, also can cause changes in your heart rate or rhythm. If changes in your heart rate or rhythm occur following the start of a new medicine: Call the doctor who prescribed the medicine before taking another dose. The medicine may need to be stopped, changed, or the dose adjusted.
Types of Insulin Michigan Medicine
(Just Now) Top of the page Types of Insulin Topic OverviewInsulin is used to treat people who have diabetes. Each type of insulin acts over a specific amount of time. The amount of time can be affected by exercise, diet, illness, some medicines, stress, the dose, how you take it, or where you inject it. The table below is a general guide. Your results may be different.
Immunoglobulins Michigan Medicine
(9 days ago) Top of the page Immunoglobulins Test OverviewAn immunoglobulins test is done to measure the level of immunoglobulins, also known as antibodies, in your blood. Antibodies are substances made by the body's immune system in response to bacteria, viruses, fungus, animal dander, or cancer cells. Antibodies attach to the foreign substances so the immune system can destroy them.
Contact Us Michigan Medicine
(7 days ago) Medical Emergency? Call 911If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please call 911.Hospital Operator Phone Number and Paging ServicesUniversity Hospital Operator (connecting calls to patients for all U-M Hospitals and Michigan Medicine services, staff, and paging services): 734-936-4000 (TTY:711)General Address The official address of Michigan Medicine is 1500 E. Medical
Sexual Orientation Michigan Medicine
(9 days ago) Top of the page Sexual Orientation Topic OverviewSexual orientation means how you are attracted romantically and sexually to other people. There are different kinds of sexual orientation. For example, a person may be: Heterosexual—attracted only or almost only to the other binary (male/female) gender. "Binary" is the idea that there are only two genders, male and female.
Grapefruit Juice and Medicines Michigan Medicine
(3 days ago) Top of the page Grapefruit Juice and Medicines Topic OverviewHow does grapefruit juice affect medicines? Grapefruit juice contains chemicals that can cause problems with enzymes that break down certain types of medicines in your intestines. When a medicine does not get broken down properly in the intestines, you can have too much medicine in your blood.
Cortisol in Blood Test Michigan Medicine
(8 days ago) Top of the page Cortisol in Blood Test Test Overview A cortisol test is done to measure the level of the hormone cortisol in the blood. The cortisol level may show problems with the adrenal glands or pituitary gland. Cortisol is made by the adrenal glands. Cortisol levels go up when the pituitary gland releases another hormone called adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH).
Puncture Wounds Michigan Medicine
(7 days ago) Top of the pageCheck Your Symptoms Puncture Wounds Topic OverviewCauses of puncture wounds A puncture wound is a forceful injury caused by a sharp, pointed object that penetrates the skin. A puncture wound is usually narrower and deeper than a cut or scrape. Many people accidentally get puncture wounds with household or work items, yard tools, or when operating machinery.
Melatonin Michigan Medicine
(Just Now) Melatonin is a hormone made by the pineal gland, a small gland in the brain. Melatonin helps control your sleep and wake cycles. Very small amounts of it are found in foods such as meats, grains, fruits, and vegetables. You can also buy it as a supplement.