September 17, 2018 Parag Thakkar

9/19/2018 Flu vaccination has been started in the office. I advised all patient’s to get vaccinated for influenza. It is especially important for elderly and patients with chronic health conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, asthma and COPD. Please call our office to schedule vaccination. We will be administering quadrivalent influenza vaccine this year.  …

March 24, 2018 Parag Thakkar

Frequently, patients ask me to recommend a blood pressure monitor or other products for home use. Following are some recommendations based on either my own research, personal use or use by the patients. Disclaimer: I advised all patient is to do their own research and due diligence before purchasing any of these products. This recommendations…

January 25, 2018 Parag Thakkar

There are times when patient is either unable to come to the office for evaluation or need care outside of usual office hours. In such cases, if appropriate a telephone consultation will be performed. This includes assessment of the health condition over the phone, accessing & reviewing of medical records, creating a plan of care,…

June 3, 2017 Parag Thakkar

We will notify you of the test results on the patient portal with in 2 to 5 business days after we receive it unless you are scheduled for office follow up visit (in which case you will be notified at the time of visit). Do not assume that test results were normal since you were not…

June 3, 2017 Parag Thakkar

When a patient do not show up for a scheduled appointment, it creates an unused appointment slot that could have been used by other patient. This is specifically true for evening and weekend appointments. Please help us avoid no-show charge of $25 by calling 24 hours in advance to cancel your appointment. Leave a message…