Dr. Christopher Martin practices Emergency Medicine in DURHAM, NC. Dr. Martin assesses patients who seek immediate medical attention at any time of day or night. Emergency Medicine Physicians are trained to efficiently work with each patient and situation no matter how acute or life-threatening. Dr. Martin examines patients, determines means of testing, diagnoses conditions, and decides the best treatment methods.
Dr. Christopher Albert Martin M.D.'s Practice location
DURHAM, NC 27705Get Direction
Dr. Christopher Albert Martin M.D.'s reviewsWrite Review
- Different Types of Physicians Explained
Doctors or physicians are categorized according to different factors including medical specialties and subspecialties. Most doctors specialize in a specific area of medicine. This article provides a summary of the different types of doctors in the medical field. AllergistsAllergists are also...
- What Is a Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)?
OverviewA transient ischemic attack (TIA) is a mini-stroke, which only lasts for a few minutes. It occurs when blood stops flowing to a part of the brain for a short time. The symptoms of TIA are similar to other symptoms of stroke, but they do not last long, so TIA does not lead to permanent...
- Facts About Meningitis Vaccines
IntroductionThe only way to prevent serious and life-threatening diseases such as meningitis is through vaccination. Meningitis can also be caused by viral, bacterial, and fungal infections. The infection usually affects the meninges or membranes that enclose the brain and spinal cord. Although...
What is lightheadedness?Lightheadedness or feeling faint may not always be a cause for concern. However, it may also indicate an underlying health problem and can increase the risk of falling and fall-related injuries. If you feel lightheaded, drink water or fluids containing electrolytes and take...
- What Is a GI Cocktail?
Introduction A GI cocktail or gastrointestinal cocktail is a mixture of liquid antacid, viscous lidocaine, and an anticholinergic agent. A GI cocktail is primarily used to treat dyspepsia.There are a wide variety of GI cocktail recipes nowadays. One popular recipe is a mixture of viscous lidocaine,...
- What Is Epistaxis?
What is epistaxis?Epistaxis or commonly called a nosebleed is defined as a type of bleeding that occurs from the nostrils, the nasal cavity, or the nasopharynx. Nosebleeds are mostly caused by the rupture of blood vessels inside the nose. Bleeding may be spontaneous or caused by injuries or trauma....
- Charles B. Cairns MDDuke University Medical Ctr Durham NC 27710
- Dr. Michael S. Manning M.D., PH.D.3990 East US Highway 64 Alt Murphy North Carolina 28906
- Dr. Abhishek Mehrotra MD101 Manning Dr Chapel Hill NC 27599
- Dr. Stephanie A Eucker MD40 Duke Medicine Cir Durham NC 27710
- Dr. Bryan Kenneth Tepper DO101 Manning Dr Chapel Hill NC 27514
- Dr. Luna Ragsdale MD2100 Erwin Rd Durham NC 27710