The Role of a Primary Care Provider

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Dr. Brian Adler talks about what it means to be an Internist, Primary Care Doctor, and their roles in your healthcare. Today’s podcast was broadcast live on WEZV Radio.        

Dietary Supplements

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Dr. J. Vance Vandergriff talks about Dietary Supplements. Today’s podcast was broadcast live on WEZV Radio.        

Addiction

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Dr. Brian Adler speaks to WEZV‘s Jim Morgan about Addiction. Brian K. Adler, MD FACP, is a Board Certified Addiction Specialist with specialized training in prescribing Suboxone for opiate dependency. Opioid dependence–addiction to prescription painkillers or heroin–is a chronic, or long-term, medical condition. Because of the ways it affects the brain, opioid dependence isn’t something… Read more

Heatstroke is No Joke

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High temperatures, humidity and/or prolonged heat exposure can cause your body to enter a dangerous condition know as heatstroke. The risk of heatstroke increases during the summer, especially in vacation destinations like ours where people spend more time outside in the heat and humidity than they normally do at home. Young children, older adults and… Read more

New Name, New Location, Same Great Care

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South Strand Internists Opens New Location in Carolina Forest Myrtle Beach, SC Along with shortening their name to Strand Urgent Care, South Strand Internists & Urgent Care is just one short month away from opening the doors of their new location in Carolina Forest, just off International Drive and adjacent to Lowes Foods. Staying true to… Read more

School Sports Physicals Only $30

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Kick Start Your Season With $30 Sports Physicals! One of the lowest prices around with health care professionals you know and trust. School Sports Physicals are also called pre-participation physical examinations and may be required before attending some camps as well. South Strand Internists & Urgent Care offers sports physicals in both of our locations… Read more

Advertisement of Medical Studies and Their Value

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Dr. J Vance Vadergriff speaks to WEZV‘s Jim Morgan about the advertisement of medical studies and their value to patients and medical providers.  The latest medical studies advertised on television and in the news can leave patients questioning their medical needs. Its common for patients to see or hear an add regarding a prescription drug or medical… Read more

Arthritis

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Dr. Brian Adler speaks to WEZV‘s Jim Morgan about Arthritis, the common types of arthritis and treatment options for arthritis. Arthritis is the inflammation of one of more of your joints. The most common symptoms of arthritis are: pain stiffness of joints swelling of and/or around joints decreased range of motion The signs and symptoms… Read more