Tag Archives: family medicine physician

Fight Testicular Cancer by Knowing Signs, Risk Factors

Researchers haven’t figured out how to prevent testicular cancer, but they do know this: finding it early offers the best chance for successful treatment. Testicular cancer is the most common type of cancer among men between the ages of 15 and 35, according to the National Cancer Institute. In fact, half of all testicular cancers […]

Bon Secours Medical Group Launches Online Appointment Scheduling

Bon Secours Medical Group is proud to announce that patients can now conveniently schedule appointments online from their computers, tablets or smartphones. “At Bon Secours Medical Group, we are working to make receiving healthcare easier through convenient locations and now online scheduling,” Herbert Cummings, COO, Bon Secours Virginia Medical Group says. “Our patients can now […]

Women’s Health Week Encourages Annual Checkups, Screenings

In an effort to encourage women to take care of their health, federal authorities are celebrating National Women’s Health Week from May 10 to May 17. “We know that women are often the ones who make sure everyone – everyone else, that is – in our families are cared for,” said Kathleen Sebelius, director of […]

Michelle Shippert, DO, Now Accepting Patients in Chesapeake

Bon Secours Hampton Roads Health System is pleased to announce that Michelle Shippert, DO has joined the staff at Western Branch Family Practice in Chesapeake. Dr. Shippert is a dually board-certified family medicine physician. She completed her bachelor of science at The University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona and earned her medical degree from Midwestern […]

Should you see a family medicine physician?

This blog was contributed by Hesed Mugaisi, MD, family medicine physician at Bon Secours Suffolk Primary Care. To maintain good health, it is important that everyone in your family has a primary care physician. Your primary care physician is the physician you see for physicals, annual check-ups, health screenings and when you get sick. They […]

Hesed Mugaisi, MD, Joins Bon Secours Suffolk Primary Care

Bon Secours Hampton Roads Health System is pleased to announce that Hesed Mugaisi, MD has joined the staff at Bon Secours Suffolk Primary Care. Dr. Mugaisi is a board-certified family medicine physician who provides a holistic approach to medical care. He acquired his bachelor of medicine and bachelor of surgery from the University of Nairobi […]

Bon Secours Town Center Medical Associates Welcomes Lynnette Moore, MD

Bon Secours Hampton Roads Health System is pleased to announce that Lynnette Moore, MD has joined the staff at Bon Secours Town Center Medical Associates in Virginia Beach. Dr. Moore is a board-certified family medicine physician. She received her bachelor of science in nursing from Howard University. She went on to receive her doctor of […]