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Dr. Ibrahim wrote a piece on 06-1-2017 about skin cancer, melanoma, sunscreen, protect your skin, dermatology advice.

Now that summer is hear, we don't want to forget about protecting our skin.  We all love that bronze tan look, but at what price?  Most skin cancers, especially melanoma, can be prevented by applying sunscreen regularly.  Here at the Pearl Clinic...

I joined a great online website last year called Health Tap.  It is a forum where people can ask questions and physicians offer answers, solutions and advice. I received the I 'Heart' My Doc Award for being recognized by a patient for...

The diagnosis and treatment of various sleep disorders is a personal passion of mine.  One important factor that often gets overlooked when it some to sleep and various sleep disorders is proper sleep hygiene.  For some people, falling asleep...

Dr. Ibrahim wrote a piece on 02-13-2012 about Del Sleep, sleep, Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, Beebe, OSA, sleep apnea, RLS, Restless Leggs Syndrome, Narcolepsy.

I wanted to update all my patients, possible future patients and colleagues that I will officially be reading sleep studies with Delaware Sleep Disorder Center (Del Sleep) located at the Beebe Health Campus in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware.  Del...

Several months ago I posted about taking part in a video of the Delaware Health Information Network (DHIN).  Well they finally finished editing the video and have it posted up for viewing.

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Last week I had the pleasure of being involved in a video shoot promoting the Delaware Health Information Network, or DHIN for short.  As a primary care physician, DHIN helps me to have quick access to patient labs, radiology reports as well as...

Having a primary care physician has become standard in today's society.  Your primary care doctor can be a family practioner who is trained during their family practice residency to care for children, pregnant women and adults.  Your family...

Authors:  Sherin M. Ibrahim, DO; Stephen Lund, MD; Jon Freeman, PhD


Introduction:
Previous research has  demonstrated a  strong  relationship between a decline in
core...

 

Co-Authored By: Matthew D. Epstein, MD, Leopoldo N. Segal, MD, Sherin M. Ibrahim, DO, Neil Friedman, RN, RPSGT, Rami Bustami, PhD

Abstract:
Background
Obstructive sleep apnea is associated with...

Dr. Ibrahim wrote a piece on 08-4-2011 about sleep, twitch, falling asleep, sleep deprived, REM sleep, trouble sleeping.

I was asked by a patient why they twitch at night as they are falling asleep.  I assured them that they are not alone as this often happens to many of us during the initiation of sleep.  The falling sensation or twitch is known as a hypnagogic...

Today I was thinking about various factors that effect our sleep.  I was thinking about the implications of modern technology, a fast paced society and high standards of living.  In terms of modern technology, access to the world wide web has...

Dr. Ibrahim wrote a piece on 07-31-2011 about preventative medicine, medical doctor, primary care, primary care physician, after hours.

One of my favorite PC games to play on my off time is Team Fortress 2 (TF2).  Yes, despite being a medical doctor, I do enjoy playing games!  You can choose to play different classes of characters, each having their strengths and weaknesses.  I...

Dr. Ibrahim wrote a piece on 07-24-2011 about internet, tethering, Allscripts, electronic medical records, EMR, wifi, netbook.

In a time where every person carries a cell phone and life without internet access can't exist, why is it still hard to stay connected?  The need to use technology to improve our lives has been felt in the medical field.  There are current...