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Thank you for your patience! Our computer and telephone issues are nearly resolved

Thank you for your patience! Our computer and telephone issues are nearly resolved

Thanks to long hours our IT personnel have put in the last few days our clinic is returning for full functionality. Our server is up and telephones are working. We hope to have our voice mail issue resolved by the end of the day.

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Our Clinic is Experiencing Technical Difficulties and Disruption of Phone Service

Our Clinic is Experiencing Technical Difficulties and Disruption of Phone Service

Our clinic’s phones and computers have been experiencing technical difficulties the past couple of days. Thank you for your patience! We apologize for any inconvenience that this technical issue has created. Our team of dedicated IT professionals are busy correcting the issue that has made our server go down this weekend. We are optimistic that […]

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31 Jul Uncategorized | Comments Off on Dr. Ellen Stehouwer now at Kitsap Medical Weight Loss in Poulsbo

Dr. Ellen Stehouwer now at Kitsap Medical Weight Loss in Poulsbo

Dr. Ellen Stehouwer now at Kitsap Medical Weight Loss in Poulsbo

After serving her community as a Family Physician for the past 16 years, Dr. Stehouwer has left the Sound Health Care Center family to pursue her passion of weight loss medicine. As of April 2017 the doors of Kitsap Medical Weight Loss Center (Dr. Stehouwer’s new practice) have been open to those looking for a […]

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31 Jul Education, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Clostridium difficile (C. dif)

Clostridium difficile (C. dif)

Clostridium difficile (C. dif)

  Clostridium difficile, commonly shortened to C.diff is a bacteria present in  the colons of 2-5% of the adult population. If able to become established (see risks below) C.Diff may disrupt the normal balance of gut flora and opportunistically dominate. Pathogenic strains of C. diff produce multiple toxin. Two of these toxins aptly named, Clostridium […]

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02 Aug Uncategorized | Comments Off on Dr. Iversen leaving Sound Health Care Center

Dr. Iversen leaving Sound Health Care Center

Dr. Iversen leaving Sound Health Care Center

Effective October 1, 2013, Martin Iversen, MD will be leaving Sound Health Care Center. He will be moving his practice to Tacoma. His new contact information is as follows: MultiCare Medical Group, Internal Medicine Allenmore Medical Center Bldg A 1901 S Union Ave Suite A233 Phone: 253-459-6570 If you wish to remain at Sound Health […]

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10 Jun Uncategorized | Comments Off on Testosterone and Diabetes

Testosterone and Diabetes

Testosterone and Diabetes

Testosterone is a steroid hormone that acts on the prostate, testes, breasts, skin, cardiovascular system, and the respiratory system. Men with type 2 diabetes are two times more likely to have low testosterone than men without diabetes. Approximately 50% of men with diabetes have low testosterone. Men with low testosterone are at increased risk for […]

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