Did you know that 1 in 7 Americans is affected by Irritable Bowel Syndrome? While suffering from chronic abdominal pain in silence, many people will go undiagnosed and unaware that medical treatment can help ease their IBS symptoms. That’s why it is important for people to understand the symptoms and consult their physician if they suspect they could have IBS. It’s time to get some relief.
At the office or a restaurant, eating away from home doesn't have to undermine your healthful habits. To help find your healthy eating style during National Nutrition Month®, celebrated each March, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics encourages everyone to "Put Your Best Fork Forward" when dining out.
We are officially under construction. In order to meet the needs of our community, Physicians East in Greenville is currently undergoing both a 30,000 sq. ft. building expansion and renovations to some of our existing departments.
Dr. James Edwin ‘Ed’ Clement, Dr. Robert G. ‘Bob’ Deyton and Dr. Edgar S. ‘Dick’ Douglas, all of Greenville, traveled to Chapel Hill January 31 to be honored by the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill at the dedication of the new UNC Horizons prenatal clinic.
Dr. Patrick Brillant, a fellowship-trained advanced laparoscopy general surgeon with the Physicians East Surgery Department, recently received his certification in general surgery with the da Vinci robotic surgical system and joins Dr. McGuire as the second Physicians East general surgeon to receive this certification.