Virtual Visits Now Available03.26.2020
Clinic Sofia is now offering telehealth or “virtual visits” so that we can continue to see and care for our patients who have non-urgent issues, or issues that don't require an in-person interaction. Some of the types of appointments that are eligible for a virtual visit include: anxiety, depression, birth control consult, urinary tract infections, lab consults, prescription refill requests, yeast infections, rashes, infertility consulting and more. Please know our staff is happy to help answer your questions and help you determine if your appointment can be done via a virtual visit. Click here to see a video tutorial of how a virtual visit is conducted.
Read Dr. Stevens' Latest Column in Minnesota Parent03.03.2020
Check out Dr. Erin Stevens' column for the March issue of Minnesota Parent magazine where she discusses the other "big talk" when it comes to parenting: periods. Dr. Stevens shares some helpful ways to talk to kids (girls and boys) about menstruation and answer their questions so they better understand how periods are a normal process and not scary. You can read the article here.
Dr. Hammers Writes about PCOS for Minnesota Physician Magazine02.12.2020
Dr. Amy Hammers recently contributed an article about polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) for the latest issue of Minnesota Physician magazine. The most common hormone disorder among women of reproductive age, PCOS can have a wide range of symptoms and risks. Dr. Hammers shares some insight about how PCOS is diagnosed and some of the treatment options available today. You can read the complete article here.
CCX Media Shares Details on Clinic Sofia's Crimson Kit Collection11.08.2019
Dr. Erin Stevens talked to CCX media this week to share details on our annual Crimson Kit Collection which ensures local women who are displaced from their homes have access to the products they need to manage their periods. Click here to see the story and remember that both of our locations will be accepting donations of period products all month to donate to Haven Housing and People Serving People. Thank you for your support!
Dr. Clay Discusses Infertility on FOX 9 Morning News11.07.2019
Dr. David Clay recently joined Julie Berman from RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association for a segment on FOX 9 to discuss infertility and share details about the Infertility, Adoption & Family Building Summit taking place Nov. 9 in Golden Valley. He answered some common questions about infertility, including when people should seek help as well as what some of the newer treatment options are. Click here to watch the complete segment.
Family Building Summit Takes Place Nov. 910.11.2019
If you are struggling with infertility or are looking for resources to build your family, please join Clinic Sofia at the 35th Annual Infertility, Adoption, & Family Building Summit. Taking place Nov. 9 in Golden Valley, the daylong event is a great resource for any individual or couple experiencing infertility or seeking information on adoption—basically anyone on the path to parenthood and looking to build their family. Attendees can get information about new treatments, talk to area doctors and specialists for free advice, and network with others experiencing infertility and/or considering adoption. There will also be giveaways, including $10,000 in fertility services. Clinic Sofia’s Dr. David Clay will be part of a panel discussion, “Infertility 101,” to address some of the common questions related to infertility and to arm attendees with information to be their own advocate. For more information and to register, click here. Please note: If you register before Oct. 27, the cost is $45 with additional guests costing $25. Starting Oct. 28, registration increases to $75 per main registrant with additional guests $35 each. Please note that military/veterans attend free. Scholarships are also available to ensure everyone who wants to attend can do so.