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May is National Stroke Awareness Month

Stroke can happen to anyone, at any time, at any age. In America today, stroke in young adults is increasing at an alarming rate. On top of that, 73% of young Americans are not familiar with stroke symptoms and the need for urgent medical attention. During National Stroke Awareness Month learn more about the impact… read more

May is National Arthritis Awareness Month

What Is Arthritis? Arthritis is inflammation of one or more of your joints. The main symptoms of arthritis are joint pain and stiffness, which typically worsen with age. The most common types of arthritis are osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis Arthritis by the Numbers: Nearly 53 million adults have doctor-diagnosed arthritis; that number is expected to… read more

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month

With 5.4 million cases in more than 3.3 million people diagnosed annually, skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. Fortunately, skin cancer is also one of the most preventable forms of cancer and highly treatable when detected early. The Skin Cancer Foundation recommends that everyone practice monthly head-to-toe self- examination of their skin, so that they… read more

Ortho After Hours

We are excited to announce that Pinehurst Surgical is now offering additional evening and weekend hours at our Pinehurst location. In an effort to serve the community and make our team of exceptional doctors and staff available to patients in need we’ve expanded our hours. See the flyer to learn more about our new hours.… read more

Hearing tests in Asheboro North Carolina

What is a hearing test? A hearing test is called an audiometric examination; it is not a screening. Rather the goal of this test is to check the ear canal for any physical problems, and determine if you have any hearing loss, the cause of that loss, if any, the degree and configuration of the… read more

April is Stress Awareness Month

Stress awareness month has been held every April since 1992 and was created to increase public awareness about both the causes and cures for our modern stress epidemic. What exactly is STRESS? Stress is your body’s way of responding to any kind of demand. It can be caused by both good and bad experiences. When… read more

April is Sports Eye Safety Month

April is Sports Eye Safety Month to help increase public awareness of wearing protective eyewear when participating in team sports. Protecting your eyes from injury will go a long way toward maintaining healthy vision throughout your life. Eye Facts: Approximately 50% of kids are involved in one or more organized athletic activities. 33,000 Estimated number… read more

March is Endometriosis Awareness Month

Endometriosis Awareness Month is an opportunity to garner support for further research of the disease, and increased education about and mindfulness of the symptoms that affect women with endometriosis. What is Endometriosis? Endometriosis is one of the most common benign medical conditions affecting one out of every 8-10 women. In endometriosis, the tissue lining inside of the uterus… read more

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