Philips Respironics Recall Notice:
Philips Respironics issued a Recall Notification for some CPAP and BiLevel PAP devices and mechanical ventilators due to potential health risks related to foam used in the devices. To learn more, visit the Philips Website and review FDA’s Safety Communication and FAQs. For questions about the Philips recall, please contact Philips at 1-877-907-7508.
Dr. Torrance Laury is a board-certified physician in family medicine with fellowship training in primary care sports medicine, who serves as core faculty for the Gwinnet Medical Center Sports Medicine Fellowship. His particular areas of interest are in injury prevention in youth sports, competitive gymnastics, arthritis and chronic injuries due to overuse. Dr. Laury believes it is important to treat the patient as a whole person and not just another injury. This involves caring for the entire individual, which includes addressing issues such as sleep, nutrition and emotional well-being. He considers these to be important factors in optimizing a patient’s physical function. Dr. Laury feels that it is imperative for the doctor-patient relationship to be a partnership, with patients having an active role in the medical decision making process. He works closely with the local high schools and gymnastics clubs in the surrounding region, helping athletes of all ages achieve their goals.