• Doctor's Orders from White-Wilson Medical Center #

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    August 30, 2022
    Get school and emergency ready
    Welcome to the Fall edition of Doctor’s Orders! White-Wilson continues to keep you up to date on all aspects of health-related issues with helpful information to guide your way through a new school year and hurricane season.
    In this edition, we will help you keep your health a priority during an emergency and discover the effects of technology on your child’s sleep. We'll even bust some myths around Monkeypox. In addition to new programs and upcoming events, also included are simple, flavorful and healthy recipes that you can enjoy. So keep reading!
    Hurricane season is upon us! It's not too late to get your family's emergency preparedness kit together. While most of us know to pack food, water, money and a first aid kit, you won't want to forget these health care necessities as mentioned by APRN Brittany Mosley in this video. She gives us a thorough breakdown of health-related items to keep on hand during in an emergency situation.
    Brittany Mosley, APRN is a registered nurse practitioner caring for patients of all ages as a Family Medicine specialist at White-Wilson Medical Center in DeFuniak Springs. To learn more about APRN Mosley, click here.
    Today’s children are being introduced to the latest innovations earlier and earlier.  As a result, doctors are seeing the effect it has on our little one’s growth and development. Pediatrician Dr. Dale Volquarten is here with some useful tips.
    It’s no secret that as we age, our bodies experience a variety of changes. While most changes are inevitable parts of life, Dr. Melissa Chrites discusses how to manage hormone changes and their unwanted effects.
    Just as it seems like we are transitioning back to (a new) normal after the height of COVID-19, another illness is beginning to cause concern. Find out from APRN Mary Jean Middleton if Monkeypox is the next global pandemic.
    Need a Family Medicine doctor in DeFuniak Springs or Crestview?
    Meet Dr. Tyler Hamilton!
    Tyler Hamilton, DO is a Family Medicine physician serving patients at White-Wilson's Crestview and DeFuniak Springs clinics. Dr. Hamilton is board-certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians and specializes in preventive medicine, along with the diagnosis and treatment of chronic and acute illnesses.
    Dr. Hamilton has extensive experience caring for patients of all ages, and prefers to utilize a “listening first” approach during visits, allowing the patient to openly communicate about their health before he makes any judgements. He strives to treat patients as family and brings a genuine interest to each visit.
    Dr. Hamilton is already a favorite among patients. You can read reviews and schedule your appointment here.
    Fort Walton Beach
    Nikkole Town, APRN is a nurse practitioner, working alongside Dr. Christopher Abrasley at the White-Wilson Gastroenterology Clinic in Fort Walton Beach. APRN Town is certified in both Family and Emergency Medicine and passionate about helping patients find solutions. She enjoys getting to know her patients, serving as their advocate and creating individualized treatment plans that offers effective prevention.
    Learn more about APRN Town's approach to patient care here.
    Fort Walton Beach
    Glenn Fernandes, APRN is also a nurse practitioner with the White-Wilson Gastroenterology Clinic in Fort Walton Beach. He has over twenty years of health care experience, much of which has involved caring for US service members.
    APRN Fernandes enjoys having the opportunity to get to know his patients. He encourages self-care and takes pleasure in helping his patients take charge of their health and wellness.
    Learn more about APRN Fernandes's approach to patient care here.
    Click here to watch their video bios.
    Pizza Lettuce Wraps
    For the start of a new school year, here is a delicious, healthy and (most importantly) easy recipe to pack in your little one's lunchbox. 
    Healthy Cranberry Orange Granola
    Skip those sugars and start your morning off with a delicious crunch that is full of Fall flavors and perfect with parfaits. 
    Mango Habanero Chicken Bites
    You'll score major game day points with these flavorful and easy-to-make chicken bites.
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    Leslie Moland, Public Relations Specialist
    lmoland@white-wilson.com, (850) 863-8100