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Community Care Physicians P.C. in the Media



CCP’s mission of improving quality and making healthcare more accessible

Dr. Shirish Parikh, Community Care Physicians chairman, founder and CEO talks about technology integration into the healthcare delivery system process to improve quality and cost-effective patient care.

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Clifton Park doctor applauds medical marijuana as replacement for opioids when possible

Dr. Schnakenberg, at Community Care Family Medicine in Clifton Park, is one of just a handful of Capital Region physicians certified to prescribe medical marijuana.

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As cigarette use burns out, teens turn to vaping

Vaping use soars at local high schools

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Who needs opioids? In New York, pain patients say marijuana works better

Experts say stigma, ignorance preventing docs from recommending medical marijuana.

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Dr. Shirish Parikh wears two hats at Community Care

The founder and chief executive officer of Community Care Physicians regularly works a 12-hour day between seeing patients and leading a nearly 2,000-employee medical group, but he wouldn’t have it any other way.

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Community Care latest to offer cellphone doctors' 'visits' in Capital Region

The multispecialty group hopes to expand medical care for current patients and reach new ones with a telemedicine service connected to a regional network of 37 bricks-and-mortar doctors' offices.

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Dr. Catherine Wells Total Wellness Tuesday Oct. 18, 2016 on 100.9 The Cat with Jake and Dana

Dr. Catherine Wells from CCP’s ImageCare Medical Imaging talked with Jake and Dana on 100.9 The Cat about a recent study that came out last week in the New England Journal of Medicine regarding Mammography.

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Robert Desjardins Total Wellness Tuesday Oct. 11, 2016 on 100.9 The Cat with Jake and Dana

Robert Desjardins, Operations Director of Community Care Physicians' Cancer Division talks about how Image Guided Radiation Therapy is turning cancer “upside down” with prone breast radiation therapy.

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