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Stories From Emergency Health Care Workers at Valleywise Health

Emergency health care is a difficult field to work in. Learn more about life in the ER as our very own Dr. Frank Lovecchio answers all your biggest questions.

In This Article:

  • Dr. Frank LoVecchio prefers emergency care to specialty care because it allows him to pursue a wide range of medical interests rather than just one.
  • The most common reasons for seeking emergency health care in Phoenix are chest pain, breathing problems, broken bones, cuts, burns, abdominal pain and high fevers.
  • If you ever go to the ER, be sure to ask questions, know your medical history, ask for document copies and bring someone along with you, if possible.