Dr. David Ko MD
Sports Medicine Specialist | Sports Medicine2024 W Highway 82 Gainesville TX, 76240
Dr. David Ko is a Sports Medicine Family Practitioner in Gainesville, TX. As a Sports Medicine Family Practitioner, Dr. Ko is trained to assess, diagnose, prevent, and treat sports injuries in patients of all ages, and refer those patients to further services if needed. Sports Medicine Family Practitioners must complete specialized training in order to help each patient maximize function and improve quality of life.
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- What Are the Benefits of Pilates?
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- What Are the Symptoms of Sepsis?
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The severity of meningitis varies from one person to another. In common cases, medications can help solve the problem and the person may recover within 1 to 3 weeks. But in cases where there is a risk of the infection spreading to the meninges, hospitalization and other confirmation tests might be...