Please don't tune me out on this one. Don't let this post resemble Gary Larson's "The Far Side" cartoon where you only hear, "Blah, blah, blah, Flu shot, blah, blah, blah, Flu shot, blah, blah, blah" I write about the flu every year because it's one infectious disease that is not only more aggressive and dangerous for babies and young children, it's vaccine-preventable.Read more
Today’s doctor-patient relationships are under pressure. Providers face financial demands from the government and payors, and many feel forced to squeeze as many patients as possible into each day in order to maintain their practice. It’s unsurprising that new models of care are emerging that address physicians’ desires to spend more time with each patient.Read more
Our physicians are trained and have special interests in; Sports Medicine / Injuries, Nutrition & Wellness, Osteopathic Manipulations, Minor In-Office Procedures, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Physical Therapy, Laser Therapy, Functional and Integrative Medicine, and Preventive Medicine.
We accept all cash pay patients and all PPO insurance plans. If you have an HMO Insurance Plan, you can still participate in our Concierge Medical Care program and/or become a cash pay patient.
Our office consists of two extremely well educated Osteopathic Physicians who are board certified family practitioners, and treat all ages from pediatrics to geriatrics. We would like to personally welcome you and your family to our beautiful office conveniently located in the heart of Folsom. We always encourage new patients to join our family and absolutely adore all of our existing patients.
... is to stamp out disease and save lives ... by dedicating our time and knowledge so that patients can develop attitudes and lifestyles that do not just fight illnesses, but to help prevent disease.
Thus, we improve the lives of each one of our patients one visit at a time.
"I am not as crazy as people think I am! I'm very high energy, no doubt. But it's a focused energy. I have such a passion for what I do, and I take it all to heart. I'm proud to be an osteopathic physician!"
Dr. West is also known as "Doc Taz" for his high energy levels and contagious enthusiasm for a healthy lifestyle. He was born and raised in California and at the age of seven he had his heart set on being a doctor.Read More