122017Dec
Blog: Silent Night?

Blog: Silent Night?

Does your partner keep you up half the night sounding like a bulldozer or a freight train? You aren’t alone.  Almost half of adult’s snore occasionally, and 25% snore regularly.  Occasional snoring is not dangerous, but chronic snoring may require medical attention.  Snoring can be stressful on a relationship and leave a bed partner fatigued,…

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282017Nov
Blog: Laughter is the Best Medicine

Blog: Laughter is the Best Medicine

Laughter is the best medicine. When was the last time YOU laughed? Why laughing is good for you: Laughing actually produces positive physical changes in your body that boost your health immediately and over the long term, according to the Mayo Clinic. For example, laughing: Releases endorphins and dopamine, which are feel-good hormones Relieves stress…

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212017Nov
Healthy Living: Knee Replacements Lasting Twice As Long at IRMC Physician Group Orthopedics

Healthy Living: Knee Replacements Lasting Twice As Long at IRMC Physician Group Orthopedics

IRMC Physician Group Orthopedics now performing innovative, custom total knee replacements. The new custom total knee replacements are unique to each individual patient and last twice as long as any other knee replacement option. We are using products from Smith & Nephew Orthopedics, such as the Visionaire custom cutting blocks and the Oxinium technology. The…

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172017Nov
Avoid Wrinkles in Your Date Night Plans with Dermatologist Yousuf Qureshi, M.D.

Avoid Wrinkles in Your Date Night Plans with Dermatologist Yousuf Qureshi, M.D.

Have you heard the news? Botox is not just for women anymore. The wives of Brett Braun (Kate) and Nathan Kovalchick (Karen) watch as their husbands have their first “Brotox” procedure done by Harvard Medical School trained Dermatologist, Yousuf Qureshi, M.D. It took the wives some time to convince their husbands “this stuff really works!” You may…

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162017Nov
Medical: Meet Our Cardiology Team

Medical: Meet Our Cardiology Team

IRMC Physician Group (IPG) Cardiology specializes in the diagnosis, management, and prevention of diseases related to the heart. IPG offers consultations with our providers and cardiac nurses focusing on medication and lifestyle issues. We use a multidisciplinary approach to provide high quality care to you and your family. At IPG, we focus on compassionate care…

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92017Nov
News: Welcome David Benhayon, M.D., Ph.D.

News: Welcome David Benhayon, M.D., Ph.D.

Please welcome IRMC Physician Group Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, David Benhayon, MD, Ph.D. Dr. Benhayon is a board-certified child and adolescent psychiatrist from Knoxville, TN. He received his medical degree and doctorate from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, and he did his graduate school work in developmental neurobiology at St. Jude Children’s…

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72017Nov
News: IPG Dermatologist, Yousuf Qureshi, M.D. Now Offering Extended Hours and Cosmetic Dermatology

News: IPG Dermatologist, Yousuf Qureshi, M.D. Now Offering Extended Hours and Cosmetic Dermatology

IRMC Physician Group is excited to announce that Dr. Yousuf Qureshi, IPG Dermatologist, will be extending office hours for your convenience. New office hours will be: 8 AM – 6 PM (office will close at 5 PM bi-weekly). Dr. Qureshi’s office is conveniently located at IRMC at Chestnut Ridge in Blairsville. He is currently taking…

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12017Nov
Blog: Harvest Your Healthy Family

Blog: Harvest Your Healthy Family

As the seasons change, Harvest A Healthy Family by finding ways to unite through wellness by invigorating daily routines of nutrition, exercise and living healthfully. A Latin poet once wrote “Life is not merely to be alive, but to be well.” Wellness is about living healthfully, not because you have to, but because you love…

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