Author Archives: jwesleyt

Good News on the Opioid Crisis

There is some good news on the opioid crisis. Check out this article on the more judicious prescribing of opioids and the special needs of post cancer treatment patients. Click to read the article at Healio  

If you need a reason to laugh…

Many of you know I am a medical provider who loves to make my patients and staff laugh. And there is good reason. Here is an article discussing the benefits of laughter in medicine. Click here to read the article from the National Institute of Health

Are Herbal and Vitamin Supplements Healthy and Safe?

As we plan New Year’s resolutions to improve our health, remember not all herbal and vitamin supplements are healthy. There are many that are not considered safe and many other have interactions with our prescribed medications. Read the attached article from Consumer Reports for more information.

The Body Talks About Depression and HIV

The Body is a great resource for those living with HIV.  Here is a link with excellent points for any one dealing with depression, positive or negative. Click to read the full article at The Body

Who Is Wesley Thompson?

Wesley Thompson is the medical director of Amity Medical Group. He sees patients at two locations, Amity Medical Group East at 6010 E. WT Harris Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28215 and Amity Medical Group South at 16147 Lancaster Highway, Suite 140, Charlotte, NC 28277. He has been in practice for 30 years providing primary care to the… Read More »