Understanding Atrial Fibrillation

posted on October 26, 2023 When someone says their heart skips a beat, they often mean they were surprised, excited, or nervous about something. However, when your heart truly skips a beat, it’s best to take action. The first step in taking that action is knowing the term that describes when your heart skips a… Continue Reading »

Unexpected Outcome from the Liver Expo

posted on October 6, 2023 When Dr. Marina Roytman joined CCFMG in 2017, she brought her expertise in hepatology, a board certification in internal medicine, and a heart to serve patients in the Central Valley who desperately need her. In 2019, born from a passion for proactive liver care, Dr. Roytman organized the inaugural UCSF… Continue Reading »

When Gluten-Free is Not a Choice

posted on September 29, 2023 A more recent trend in the health and wellness space has been reducing the amount of gluten in your diet or cutting gluten out entirely. But there are some for whom not eating gluten isn't a choice—it is a necessity. Celiac disease is a genetically passed autoimmune disease. According to… Continue Reading »

Bridging the Gap

posted on August 30, 2023 Bridging the Gap from the Emergency Department to Long-Term Care for Opioid Use Disorder Patients   On any given day, Rais Vohra, MD, can see dozens of patients in the Community Regional Medical Center Emergency Department as a board-certified emergency medicine and toxicology physician. One type of patient, however, Dr.… Continue Reading »