It started as a simple idea to offer chiropractic care and allopathic medicine offerings shoulder to shoulder under one roof, but it became so much more. In 1997, the husband and wife team of Dr. David Berg, a chiropractor, and Dr. Janice Johnston, MD, a family practice physician, started Arrowhead Health Centers. Two decades later, Arrowhead is home to six multi-disciplinary centers; however, with the introduction of sister-company Redirect Health, the enterprise is also a system game changer that’s forcing Arizonans to reconsider how they spend their insurance dollars and access routine health care. [Read more…]
The Milk Myth: Does Cows’ Milk Really Increase Bone Density?
The milk myth. We don’t think there is a need to call on to any busters for this one. Believe it or not, we know how to bust myths too, with Science!
Easiest Way to Access Your Online Health Records
In the past, it was always a hassle to access your health records. Arrowhead Health Centers has solved that problem for you! You have access to online health records through our centers! We have a little something called your Patient Portal. This portal will include lab & radiology results, provider messaging, and upcoming & past appointments! It really is a powerful tool that makes your life easier. So without further delay, here are the benefits of having online health records.
Hear It from the Healthy
This week we would like to take a little bit of time to look back on the success of our past patients! Arrowhead Health Centers is a community of doctors, therapists, and health experts that asks people what they want in healthcare and then delivers. There have been some fantastic success stories, and to us, it’s very important to analyze and improve what we have done to better people’s lives. As the title says, we would like for everyone to “Hear It from the Healthy.” Listen to some stories of how our accessibility and patient-dedication has affected Arizona lives!
Tips for Staying Cool in Phoenix Heat
Phew! The heat is on in Phoenix this summer! We don’t know about you, but we are over it. According to CBS 5 AZ news, “Valley heat is blasting its way into the record books as Phoenix bakes under an excessive heat warning…This is the 18th day of 110+ degree heat so far in 2015”. While we may be complaining about excessive sweating or being uncomfortable in our cars, the realness of heat-related illness becomes prevalent during times like these. The human body is not able to cool itself down quickly enough outside during the summer, which can cause heat stroke and other (sometimes fatal) problems. Here are some tips for staying cool in Phoenix heat and avoiding illness!
Less Worrying, More Exploring: Arizona Healthcare
At the heart of our organization is the thought, “Put people first and people get healthy”. When you come to Arrowhead Health Centers, you know that you’ll be greeted with a smile by any member of the team. We don’t believe in waiting in the lobby chairs for an hour, not being able to see your doctor right when you need to (we’re talking same-day appointments), and driving far and wide to see various “recommended” specialists.
Six Locations, Six Safe Havens: Phoenix Family Clinics
Here at Arrowhead Health Centers, we believe that healthy people are happy people. You spoke, we listened. One of the biggest hassles when someone in your family is in poor health (aside from the illness, of course) is the inconvenience of healthcare services in Phoenix family clinics. Since we are in one of the largest cities in the nation, we all expect to drive a lot. But why should you have to drive from specialist to specialist just to stay healthy? [Read more…]
What Exams You Should Get Every Year
It can be difficult knowing exactly how to take the best possible care of ourselves. Unlike a car, we didn’t come with an owner’s manual with suggestions on what type of maintenance and examinations should be completed on a regular basis. Still, there are some exams that we should be participating in that can keep us going strong and healthy.