Health News Magazine Spring 2018

Health News Magazine Spring 2018

Health News from Fort Duncan Medical Center is a publication designed to bring you the latest news as well as health and wellness information you can use throughout the year.

In This Issue:
Improved Imaging Experience
Spring 2018

Improved Imaging Experience

The radiology department at Fort Duncan Regional Medical Center invested in a new CT scanner that will provide faster, lower-dose, high resolution imaging for patients.
Matias Rivera
Spring 2018

High Quality Preventive and Surgical Care Close to Home

When Matias Rivera Acosta’s primary care provider in Del Rio, Texas referred him to a hospital in San Antonio for a colonoscopy, he was reluctant to drive two or three hours away for it.
Ask the Doctor: What Do Podiatrists Treat?
Spring 2018

Ask the Doctor: What Do Podiatrists Treat?

You may have heard of podiatry and know it relates to the foot, but do you know the many conditions a podiatrist can treat?
Summer Smarts Prevent Heat-related Illness
Spring 2018

Summer Smarts Prevent Heat-related Illness

During extreme heat, there are precautions you should take to prevent heat-related illness explains Vincent Scoccia, DO, ER Medical Director at Fort Duncan Regional Medical Center.