Family PracticeFamily Practice - medical specialty, on rendering comprehensive medical care for people of all ages, sexes, diseases. It builds on the knowledge about patient in the context of the family, with an emphasis on disease prevention and health promotion. The aim of this specialty is to ensure personal, comprehensive and continuous care for the person in the context of family and community.
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Dr. Laura W Meyer, DO works in
Stow, Ohio is a specialist in Family Practice and graduated Ohio University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1995. Dr. Meyer is affiliated with Akron General Medical Center, Summa Akron City and St. Thomas Hospitals and practicing for 22 years
I received a timely response to my questions and concerns.
I got an appointment when I needed one.
They kept things moving and on time during my visit.
Knowledge and Skill:*
I received a thorough evaluation.
I received a correct diagnosis and up-to-date treatment.
I was given specific advice on lifestyle changes I can make to improve my health.
Shared Decision Making and Communication:*
I was given the medical information I needed in an understandable way.
The provider really listened, gave me the time I needed, and put me at ease.
We discussed treatment options and choices I have.
The provider addressed traditional and alternative medicine treatment options in an open-minded way.
Akron General Medical Center is a hospital located in Akron, OH. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 14 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 11 of 14 procedures.
Summa Akron City and St. Thomas Hospitals is a hospital located in Akron, OH. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 10 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 12 of 14 procedures.
Dr. Ann L Difrangia, DO works in
Stow, Ohio is a specialist in Family Practice and graduated Kansas City Univ Of Medicine Bioscience College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1976. Dr. Difrangia is affiliated with Akron General Medical Center, Summa Akron City and St. Thomas Hospitals and practicing for 41 years
Dr. Bernard H Smith, DO works in
Stow, Ohio is a specialist in Family Practice and graduated At Still University Health Sciences/Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1966. Dr. Smith is affiliated with Akron General Medical Center and practicing for 51 years
Dr. James M Bailey, MD works in
Stow, Ohio is a specialist in Family Practice and graduated Northeastern Ohio Universities College Of Medicine in 1994. Dr. Bailey is affiliated with Summa Akron City and St. Thomas Hospitals and practicing for 23 years
This was the worst experience I have ever had with a doctor visit. First of all I saw the NP Amber , she made me feel like I was a bother to her . As I sat in the chair she told me to stand and pull my pants down then she took three steps back and bent over to pretend to look at the affected area, which made me feel like she didn't want to be near me. I said pretend to looks at because there was no way she could have seen the problem from that position. Then she talked with the nurse to tell he...
On 1/24/18 my mother had an elective heart valve repair, the surgery went very wrong, what should have taken four hours took nearly ten hours and my mother needed 22 pints of blood. She was intubated for nine days and sedated. They attempted to wake her up and could not do so. They inserted a trachea in the ICU where she lay in a coma like state for 50+ days, she had three seizures and the auto blood pressure cuff burst open her arm artery. This took an additional two surgeries to repair. A...