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  • Lakeland, FL
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Kirk Cameron - Live Marriage Event
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Hi, thought this might be worthwhile to share. Kirk Cameron Live Sunday, 9/22/2013, 4-7:30 PM. Love Worth Fighting For - Marriage Event, Daytona Beach (about 2 hr away). Lisa and I will try to go -…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Shawn Spivey Sep 3, 2013.

Last minute school physicals

We have been asked if we can see kids for their school physicals and administer necessary vaccinations. We are making all efforts to accommodated all requests prior to the start of the school year.…Continue

Tags: Lakeland, vaccinations, physicals, school

Started Aug 13, 2012

It's a party next week!

Thanks everybody for making the last health and wellness challenge party so successful, over 60 people showed up for the party last month!  We had so much fun we're throwing another - save this date,…Continue

Tags: August, party, wellness, health

Started Jul 27, 2012

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Joseph Ghaly replied to Tabby's discussion Flu vaccine...get or not get??
"Unless there is a contraindication (personal reason not to get is, such as a history of egg or flu vaccine allergy), it is a good idea to get it. Medicare and almost all insurance plans cover it free of charge (not sure about nasal). I have been…"
Friday
Joseph Ghaly replied to Amanda Salm's discussion Good Pediatric DR in Lakeland
"Hi Amanda, Our practice is in South Lakeland off of South Florida Avenue, and we take most insurance plans. It just happens that my own kids are son 9 and daughter 11 - looks like we're in a similar boat! 863-644-9800 145 Horizon Ct, Lakeland…"
Aug 15
Joseph Ghaly replied to Crystal McBrayer's discussion School Physical's
"Hi, This is Dr. Ghaly. If you are pressed for time, we can do a school physical right away. I am a family physician. Shawn, I'd be a little cautious about doing a physical with a chiropractor. They are not trained to detect murmurs, evaluate…"
Jul 29
Joseph Ghaly replied to Shawn Spivey's discussion HPV test better than Pap for assessing cervical cancer risk: study
"I can answer general questions online, feel free to ask. I cannot answer specific questions to an individual online for privacy reasons. If you need a specific question answered, you may call the office at 863-644-9800 and we will answer it."
Jul 20
Joseph Ghaly replied to Shawn Spivey's discussion HPV test better than Pap for assessing cervical cancer risk: study
"Sorry to put a damper on this. Checking for HPV is just assessing for cervical cancer risk factors. There is an association between certain strains of HPV and cervical cancer. Be mindful that not all cervical cancers are associated with HPV, so you…"
Jul 20
Shawn Spivey replied to Joseph Ghaly's discussion Kirk Cameron - Live Marriage Event
" If you attend, I hope you enjoy your trip.   Thank you for adding this for us!  :) "
Sep 3, 2013
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Kirk Cameron - Live Marriage Event

Hi, thought this might be worthwhile to share. Kirk Cameron Live Sunday, 9/22/2013, 4-7:30 PM. Love Worth Fighting For - Marriage Event, Daytona Beach (about 2 hr away). Lisa and I will try to go - we've been to one of his events in Lakeland before, it was very good. There are also other dates and locations.As a physician I practice health of the body. As a person I know it must be mind, body and spirit.www.loveworthfightingfor.orgKind regards,…See More
Sep 2, 2013
Joseph Ghaly replied to Michele D.'s discussion Need a Pain Management / Orthopedic Surgeon Dr!!
"Hi Michele, this is Dr. Ghaly, I am a family physician. It depends on your specific needs (surgery vs injections, and location such as knee or back).  Keep in mind I cannot discuss specifics about a specific case online. For pain…"
May 25, 2013
Joseph Ghaly replied to Lydia Pena's discussion kids eye doctor?
"Hi, this is Dr. Ghaly. I am a family doctor, not an ophthalmologist. However, on Griffin Road (North side), my children go to Dr. Jay Mulaney. He's very impresionable, and does eye exams/eyeglasses for kids."
Jan 3, 2013
Joseph Ghaly replied to achilton18's discussion What age should you start taking you child to the dentist?
"Hi, this is Dr. Ghaly. I am a family physician, but I have 5 relatives who are dentists, including my brother. The consensus seems to be around 2-3 years of age.for routine care, with check-ups about every 6 months."
Nov 27, 2012
Joseph Ghaly replied to Proud Mom's discussion Pediatrician to Family Dr - When to move?
"Hi, this is Dr. Ghaly in South Lakeland. I am a family doctor in solo private practice. 10-year-old's are routinely seen by many family physicians. I personally see children 2 and up, and have a reasonably large pediatric segment to my…"
Nov 20, 2012
Joseph Ghaly replied to Tabby's discussion Homemade Dog Treats
"This is Dr. Ghaly. There is a store on South Florida Avenue called Benson that makes homemade food for pets. Probably make treats too."
Oct 22, 2012
Joseph Ghaly replied to Tabby's discussion Palace Pizza on South Kentucky
"Hi, This is Dr. Ghaly. I know the owner, Sal, very well. As a matter of fact I had lunch with him at the Kentucky store just a few days ago. He transitioned the restaurants to his children (the one behind Louie Mack's is owned by his nephew).…"
Oct 16, 2012
Joseph Ghaly replied to Allyson Pereira's discussion OB/GYN in Lakeland?
"Hi Allyson, This is Dr. Ghaly. I also know Dr. Alvarez quite well, Peter Alvarez. I know almost all of these ob/gyn's. I think you'll be very happy. Lakeland ob/gyn is generally well run as an organization, I refer patients there all the…"
Sep 27, 2012
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Sep 27, 2012
Joseph Ghaly replied to Lynds's discussion Good thyroid doctor around here?
"Hi, this is Dr. Ghaly. I am a board certified family physician in South Lakeland. If a patient has straightforward hypothyroidism, that is managed by primary care physicians routinely and may not be worth the cost of a specialist. If it's more…"
Sep 22, 2012

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