1. More Reasons You Should Go To Urgent Care Over The Emergency Room

    In our last blog, we talked about some of the reasons why you should choose to go to an urgent care instead of the emergency department. We told you that it is cheaper to go to urgent care and that insurance plans usually have a co-pay for urgent care trips. We also told you that your wait time would be shorter than it would be in the ED. In this blog, we offer even more reasons you should visit …Read More

  2. Reasons You Should Go To Urgent Care Over The Emergency Room

    When you are sick and in pain, you want to get better as soon as you can. That usually means that you need medicine and sleep. Nine times out of 10, you are going to go to bed feeling just fine only to wake up with a fever and several other symptoms. Most primary care physicians don’t have open appointments the day you call, so what do you do? The next best thing is to head into SunSouth Medical…Read More

  3. More Tips To Easing The Fear Of Primary Care Physicians

    In the past couple of blogs, we have been talking about taking your child to the family doctor. Talking to your child seems to be the best way to keep them calm about the visit. As we have said in the past, your child should know what is going to happen in the doctor’s office. We want to give you tips on how to tell your child what is going to happen during their visit to the family doctor. Rout…Read More

  4. Tips To Easing The Fear Of Primary Care Physicians

    In our last blog, we talked about some of the fears that might be preventing your child from having a good trip to the doctor’s office. They can be afraid of having to leave you, their parent or they could be afraid that they will need to have an injection. We would like to dive deeper into this and help you ease the fear and anxiety from your child’s shoulders when it comes to visiting their …Read More

  5. Why Are Children Afraid Of Their Family Doctor?

    At SunSouth Medical Center, we start treating children as early as two months old. We take pride in being the primary care doctor that you can rely on when your child is sick but a lot of children have issues with going to the doctor. They have a lot of fear and anxiety when it comes to seeing a doctor which can be traumatic to the child. But as their parent, you have the ability to help them. Sep…Read More

  6. Why Having A Primary Care Doctor Is Important

    There are lots of people in the nation (men in particular) that flat out refuse to go to a primary care physician. Most commonly, the excuses that are given is because they don’t want to spend the money or that they don’t have insurance. No matter what the reason for not seeing a doctor on a regular basis, SunSouth Medical Center has great reasons why you should. “It’s only a cold” Most …Read More