Important Facts About the Flu in La Crescenta
The flu is a pain, but getting your flu shot is painless at Glendale Family Medical Center. We are proud to offer flu shots to the La Crescenta community.
First, a few flu facts: Did you know that influenza (aka the flu) afflicts roughly 60 million Americans annually? Or that there are multiple varieties of flu viruses? (Type A causes the most extensive and severe outbreaks, while type B tends to be milder.)
The flu shot plays a vital role in keeping our family healthy. Genrally flu season occurs between October and May of every year peaking from December to February. Getting your flu shot every year not only protects you from the flu, it also helps to prevent the spread of the flu through the community. So, We encourage our patients to get their flu vaccines atleast twice a year.
About Glendale Family Medical Center
Glendale Family Medical Center has been the medical center of choice by residents in the Glendale community. We are a compassionate full-service family medical center. Dr. Nercessian and his staff have years of experience when it comes to keeping families healthy. Located on Brand Ave in Glendale just north of the 134 Freeway, our medical center is easy to find. Dr Armen Nercessian, our resident doctor, is a leading family practice physician that knows the importance of regular health care throughout childhood and adulthood and does his best to give back to the community with services such as free school and sports physicals for children, free vaccinations for children Our medical center provides mammograms and free prenatal care programs as well, Dr Nercessian also provides a high level of senior and geriatric health care services. In addition, our medical clinic also provides Urgent and/or emergency medical care , family planning services, and STD screenings.
For urgent care and emergency service call us at (818) 52-2011 or visit our office on 1122 N. Brand Blvd, Glendale CA