The UVM Medical Center Urgent Care Location and Directions Fanny Allen Campus Main Level 790 College Parkway Colchester, VT, 05446 Phone: 802-847-1170 Fax: 802-847-7559 Hours: Sunday-Saturday 8 am – 8 pm Urgent Care at the University of Vermont Medical Center’s Fanny Allen Campus is ready to see you! No appointments needed, just walk in, including evening and weekend […]

Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia accounting for approximately 70% of dementia diagnoses. Other forms of dementia include Vascular dementia, Dementia with Lewy Body and Frontotemporal dementia. While each disease has its own unique trajectory, some of the symptoms are similar. In addition to memory loss, one of the most common challenges […]

Testosterone is a naturally occurring steroid hormone that is responsible for the development of male sex organs in the fetus and the changes that occur in men’s bodies during puberty. In adulthood, testosterone is important for sperm production, maintaining muscle strength, and sex drive. Testosterone is produced primarily by the testes in response to hormonal […]

Join in our “Brovember” campaign! Learn how you can participate at “Brovember” is here! That is the UVM Cancer Center’s version of “Movember,” that time of year that now comes every November when we raise awareness of men’s health education and men’s cancers by growing facial hair. During our “Brovember” campaign, we want to […]

Click here to see if you qualify for this clinical trial opportunity. Today, 1.6 million Americans suffer with Crohn’s Disease or Ulcerative Colitis (UC) – collectively know as Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). IBD is a chronic, relapsing, debilitating disease associated with both environmental and genetic factors. It affects 1 in 200 Americans (80,000 children) at […]

Are you doing the “Daily 4” when it comes to your dental health? During National Dental Hygiene Month (NDHM), we challenge you to enhance or maintain good oral health. The four components of good oral health maintenance are: Brushing teeth twice daily Flossing every day Rinsing with antimicrobial mouth rinse Chewing sugar-free gum During your dental office visit, start […]

Join us on October 4 for a free panel discussion titled “The State of Opioid Addiction in Vermont: Treatment & Research,” part of Community Medical School at the UVM College of Medicine. The panel will feature Stephen Leffler, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Charles MacLean, MD, and Patricia Fisher, MD. The event takes place at 6:00-7:30pm at the UVM Given Medical Building – Carpenter […]

Abnormal blood clots can form in your veins (blood vessels returning blood to the heart) or arteries (blood vessels taking blood away from the heart). In this article we will talk about clots in the veins, also called “venous thrombosis.” About 1% of hospitalizations in the United States are for venous blood clots making them […]

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 20 percent of people over the age of 55 experience some form of mental health condition, such as anxiety, bipolar disorder, cognition issues and depression. Depression is the most common and also very treatable. Unfortunately, the elderly are often resistant to seeking treatment because […]

Join us on September 6 for Dr. Perrapato’s free lecture “Prostate Health and Cancer,” part of Community Medical School at the UVM College of Medicine. Lectures take place the first Tuesday of each month from 6:00-7:30pm, including a Question & Answer session, at the UVM Given Medical Building – Carpenter Auditorium,  89 Beaumont Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405. […]