Doc Talk is a weekly series of short video podcasts of Mercy Health System doctors answering questions moms want answers to. Click on the Motherlode video podcast below to see and hear the answer to today’s question.
Dr. George Schaefer, father of 7 children ranging in age from 3 to 17, offers advice on croup — what to look and listen for and when to consider an emergency room visit. Want to know more about Dr. Schaefer? Just click on his photo to watch his biographical video podcast which offers details about his experience and training.
Q: What are the symptoms of croup and how is it best treated?
A: Click on the video podcast icon at right. When the window opens, click on the “play” arrow to begin the video answer.
Dr. George Schaefer is a family practitioner at Mercy Health System of Northwest Arkansas. His practice, the Rogers Medical Center, is located in the Physicians Plaza just off Interstate 540. For more info on Dr. Schaefer, click on his photo to watch his bio podcast or call his office at 479-338-5555.
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