Gregory Wallace, DO

EASTERN MEDICAL ASSOCIATES LLC

42121 US HIGHWAY 70

Articles

Physical Abuse-or Mimic?

June 27, 2013

A childhood filled with multiple fractures and unending ED visits convinced this young woman that she would not give birth to children of her own.

Child Abuse-or Cultural Norm?-in a Developing Nation

December 22, 2011

For the past 20 years, I have been visiting developing nations to deliver healthcare. Recently, I made a conscious decision to look for a case of child abuse to write about. Late in 2011, during one of my visits to a third world country, I encountered multiple situations that rose to the level of possible child abuse. Here, I describe 3 such cases.

Domestic Violence-and Hidden Child Abuse?

July 14, 2011

A 23-year-old undocumented citizen came to a community clinic with her children. She asked to see the social worker. She stated that she was the victim of domestic abuse in her home the night before her visit. She was well known in the clinic and this was not her first experience with domestic violence