Robyn N. Sanders, MD
Specialty: Internal Medicine
Location and Office HoursTriad Internal Medicine
1593 Yanceyville St Ste 200
Greensboro, NC 27405
- monday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
- tuesday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
- wednesday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
- thursday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
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- BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina
- Coventry Health Care
- First Health
- Great-West Healthcare Cigna
- Tricare/Humana Military Healthcare
- United Healthcare
- The Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital
- Wesley Long Community Hospital
What is an aortic dissection?
The Society of Thoracic Surgeons answeredAn aortic dissection is a tear in the wall of the aorta that allows blood to flow within the layers of the aorta. Because death from rupture or compromise of blood flow to major organs can ensue, early diagnosis and treatment of this illness is critical for survival.
What is an infectious disease specialist?
Infectious disease specialists are medical doctors who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of complex infections. They also treat people who have long-term (chronic) infections, or disorders such as HIV or tuberculosis.
Infectious disease specialists may further specialize in treating people in certain age groups, such as pediatric infectious disease specialists, who only treat children.
Infectious disease specialists are internists or pediatricians who further specialize in infectious diseases. They can be board-certified in infectious disease through the Board of Internal Medicine, which is recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties.
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Should I talk to my doctor about diabetic kidney disease?
Honor Society of Nursing (STTI) answered
Diabetes is the leading cause of kidney failure. However, not everyone with diabetes develops kidney disease. There are many things you can do to alleviate or prevent this complication of diabetes, such as controlling your blood sugar. If you are diagnosed with diabetes, talk to your doctor about being tested for diabetic kidney disease on a regular basis.
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