Archive for 2012

Closed For Thanksgiving Holiday

Posted on November 8, 2012 at 4:23am by EVIM Administration No Comment

We will be closed Thanksgiving Day November 22, 2012 and Friday Novemeber 23, 2012 in observance of the holiday.   If you have an Emergency please call 911 or go to the nearest Hospital or Urgent care. We wish you and your family a Blessed and Happy Thanksgiving!   We will re-open on Monday Novemeber…

Now Welcoming CIGNA Insurance Plans!

Posted on November 8, 2012 at 12:03am by EVIM Administration No Comment

After many patient and prospective patient requests, we are happy to announce that East Valley Internal Medicine has negotiated a contract with CIGNA Healthcare to begin seeing patients effective November 1,2012. We are accepting new patients for ALL our insurance plans and happy to see our patients that have been coming to us for years!…

Flu Shots Now Available!

Posted on August 20, 2012 at 11:31pm by EVIM Administration No Comment

Appointments and Walk Ins are welcome!   Call us at 480-821-3821 or email us with any questions.   

May is National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month

Posted on May 9, 2012 at 10:48pm by EVIM Administration No Comment

Osteoporosis literally means “porous bone” and refers to decreased bone mass and deterioration of the bone.  People who have osteoporosis have an increased risk of hip and spine fractures. According to the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases, 10 million people in the US alone currently have osteoporosis. Low bone mass, or osteopenia, affects…

Protecting Your Skin from the Arizona Sun

Posted on May 9, 2012 at 10:45pm by EVIM Administration No Comment

Since its inception in 1979, The Skin Cancer Foundation has always recommended using sunscreen with an SPF 15 or higher as one important part of a complete sun protection regimen.  Sunscreen alone is not enough.  We have listed a few skin cancer prevention tips below: Seek the shade, especially between the suns peak hours of…


Posted on March 22, 2012 at 7:15pm by EVIM Administration No Comment

Please join us in welcoming Christina Zimmerman as a valued member of our team.  Chrisitina ia a Nurse Practitioner and comes to East Valley Internal Medicine with over 4 years of experience in treating patients and over 8 years in the health care industry.   Christina is a Arizona native and enjoys staying active in the…

Patient portal enables patients to be more involved

Posted on January 23, 2012 at 9:54pm by EVIM Administration 8 Comments

As a modern health care provider, it is important to East Valley Internal Medicine to provide patients with electronic access to health information. The E-Clinicals Patient Portal web-based patient portal allows us to do that in a way that is secure , private, and accessible 24-hours a day. The patient portal can be accessed from any computer…