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Medical Guide 2011

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Let Lassen Medical Group keep you on the road to good health! We offer all patients a wide range of health services – Pediatrics, Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Dermatology, Lab, X-ray, Digital Mammography. Our doctors provide hospital care for our patients. For Women, start off with an Annual visit, that could include breast exam, Pap and HPV testing. For Men, start off with an Annual visit that could include prostate and colon checks. Also get blood and urine tested for detection and prevention of treatable diseases. Stop at the Lab and X-ray Departments for Comprehensive lab testing, x-rays, digital mammography. Lassen Medical Group offers Urgent Care at both clinics. Red Bluff: Mon.-Fri. 8 am - 8 pm, Sat. 8 am - 6 pm Cottonwood: Mon. - Fri. 8 am-6 pm We have a pediatric suite with 6 pediatricians and a pediatric shot room. Ask your doctor about Vaccines such as: Gardasil – helps prevent cervical cancer Zostavax – helps prevent shingles DTaP – prevents Diphtheria, Tetanus, and Acellular Pertussis Pneumovax – helps prevent Pneumonia Flu vaccine – helps prevent the Flu Hepatitis B Series – prevents Hepatitis B Why should you see your doctor at least on an annual basis? So your doctor can check your overall health and make recommendations, perform necessary tests to ensure your health for the future. Why check your urine? A urine test can be used to check the glucose level in urine, screening for or monitoring diabetes. Checking your urine can help prevent numerous diseases that will break down your body’s systems like Chlamydia, urinary tract infections, and kidney disease. Why test for HPV (human papillomavirus) with an annual Pap smear? Because HPV can cause abnormal cervical cells, cervical cancer, and genital warts. Why get a mammography? For early detection of breast cancer. Keeping an annual check on your health is an important part of staying healthy! ON-SITE SUPPORT SERVICES - Licensed Laboratory - Digital X-Ray - Digital Mammography

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