Dr. Guy’s September 2020 Newsletter

Overview Sick sinus syndrome is the inability of the heart's natural pacemaker (sinus node) to create a heart rate that's appropriate for the body's needs. It causes irregular heart rhythms (arrhythmias). Sick sinus syndrome is also known as sinus node dysfunction or sinus node disease. The sinus node is an area of specialized cells in the upper right chamber of the heart. This area controls [...]

Dr. Guy’s September 2020 Newsletter2020-09-25T14:04:43-07:00

How to Choose a Primary Care Doctor

Primary care physicians (or PCPs) are usually the first doctors contacted by patients. A primary care physician helps their patients with preventive care, including routine physical tests, screenings, and immunizations. A PCP also diagnoses and helps their patients manage common chronic conditions and ailments such as diabetes and hypertension. You need to be very careful when choosing a primary care doctor in Sonoma. Look for [...]

How to Choose a Primary Care Doctor2020-09-28T22:31:30-07:00