Month: April 2014

Dr. Brown talks Alcohol Awareness Month on 102.9 WDRC-FM

Medical Director Dr. Tom Brown Interviewed on Your Town – 102.9 WDRC-FM What is the goal of Alcohol Awareness Month? Each April since 1987, the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD) sponsors NCADD Alcohol Awareness Month to increase public awareness and understanding, reduce stigma and encourage local communities to focus on alcoholism …

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Fox CT interviews Dr. Brown on Healthy Tips During Travel

How to Stay Healthy during Spring/Summer Travel Healthy Tips from Dr. Tom Brown (Medical Director of Urgent Care in West Hartford & Danbury) on Fox CT morning news… What should people be aware of before taking a trip? Medical preparation for travel is increasingly important. Not only are there more serious health risks present around …

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Owners Featured in The Hartford Business Journal

The Business of Urgent Care Urgent Care center’s are widely becoming more popular throughout the country. As the demand for instant gratification rises in the era where answers to anything are available instantly on your cell phone or tablet, rides are requested via apps and not phone calls, and groceries can be delivered to your …

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Spring Sports Injuries

It is time for Spring sports, including Track, Baseball, and Lacrosse. Urgent Care in West Hartford wants to offer some tips to avoiding injury before your child’s sports. 1) Warm Up: If your child has been inactive for months leading up to the sport, it is a good idea to condition the child’s body before …

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is a Nationally Registered Medical Examiner

A new law requires all DOT physicals to be performed by a registered medical examiner. This law takes effect May 21st and affect all those who need DOT physicals. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration set up a National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners which registers physicians to perform these physicals. Urgent Care in West …

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