Archive for December, 2010

Dr. Derrick Adams Is New Dermatologist in Red Bluff

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

Derrick H. Adams, D.O., FAOCD
Following an extensive national search, Dr. Adams has been appointed Chief of Dermatology for Lassen Medical Group and Medical Director of Vita Dermatology and Laser Institute. Dr. Adams will be leading Vita’s team of clinicians in providing medical and cosmetic skin care services with a special goal of expanding the accessibility of cosmetic dermatology in the North State.

Dr. Adams is Board Certified in Dermatology. He previously served as Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology at Michigan State University. Dr. Adams also served as a primary care physician in the United States Air Force for five years.

Learn more about Dr. Adams and the range of skin care services available to help you enjoy beautiful and healthy skin at the Vita Dermatology website.

You Gave Me My Hearing

Friday, December 24th, 2010

Doctors can make a huge difference in people’s lives. So many of us take for granted our health and abilities to do things that other people don’t have or that we can lose in an instant.

Here’s a nice letter received by a local doctor that helps us appreciate those in the health care field who work so hard to make a critical difference in our lives.

“You gave me something incredible on this last visit – not just pieces of plastic and bits of silicon. You gave me my hearing. You gave me one of my five senses. I wonder if you have any idea what this means.”

Read the full letter >>

Snoring, Sleep Apnea and other Sleep Problems

Friday, December 17th, 2010
Redding California Sleep Center

Sleeping problems can take an enormous toll on our lives, affecting both the person with the sleep problem and the people in their lives.

Most importantly, sleep problems – such as snoring and sleep apnea – don’t just affect our sleep, but can have serious health consequences as well.

If you or someone you care about has a snoring problem, is suffering from sleep apnea, or has other sleep problems, it is important to take the problem seriously.

Redding has a number of sleep centers where sleep specialists can help diagnose the problem and recommend treatment options.

An example of a quality sleep center located in Redding is ZMD Sleep Center, a service of Shasta Critical Care, and includes a complete team of sleep specialists.

If you or someone you know is suffering from snoring, sleep apnea or another sleep problem, don’t take chances with your health. Set an appointment with a qualified sleep center.

Anti-Aging Skin Treatment

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010
Anti-Aging Skin Treatment

For anyone interested in anti-aging skin treatment near Red Bluff or Redding, there are a variety of medical skin care providers in the North State. Today’s featured provider is Vita Dermatology and Laser Institute, a California Dermatology provider in Red Bluff.

Vita offers a spa atmosphere with the medical expertise and current technologies for the utmost in anti-aging skin treatment. Their board certified medical staff offers both medical and cosmetic dermatology services.

Their anti-aging skin treatment options include a combination of services and carefully selected products.

Anyone seeking anti-aging skin treatment can also enjoy the privacy of their Red Bluff offices. Many customers visit from Redding and the surrounding Northern California communities for the privacy and quality of skin care services offered by Vita.

For more information, visit