The Southeast Permanente Medical Group

The Southeast Permanente Medical Group is an integral part of Kaiser Permanente. Our physicians can coordinate virtually every aspect of patient care - from referrals to laboratory tests to medications. With everything under one umbrella, our patients receive the highest continuity of care.

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  1. Obesity surgery may dramatically lower the danger of heart attacks and strokes in patients with diabetes, new research suggests.

    The post Obesity Surgery May Lower Heart Attack Danger in Diabetics appeared first on Kaiser Permanente.

  2. People who were severely obese and had diabetes had 40 percent fewer heart attacks and strokes — and 67 percent fewer deaths — within 5 years after weight-loss surgery versus usual care, in large, long-term study.

    The post Kaiser Permanente Researchers Find Fewer Heart Attacks, Strokes and Deaths After Bariatric Surgery Compared to Usual Care in Obese People with Diabetes appeared first on Kaiser Permanente.

  3. From new-age medicine to getting more sleep, experts give advice on how to be more productive. Experiment with which method works best for you.

    The post How You Can Finally Beat Distractions and Get Everything Done appeared first on Kaiser Permanente.

  4. The 2018­-2019 flu season is here, and Kaiser Permanente is once again urging its employees and members to get vaccinated. While the effectiveness of the flu vaccine varies from year...

    The post With the Flu Season Underway, New Study Shows Vaccine Benefits for Pregnant Women appeared first on Kaiser Permanente.

  5. Study finds a location in the genome associated with an increased risk in erectile dysfunction, opening the door to potential therapies for men who don’t respond to current treatments.

    The post First Genetic Risk Factor for Erectile Dysfunction Identified appeared first on Kaiser Permanente.