Dr. Mike, Summit Webmaster

About Michael Lucherini

Dr. Mike understands that in order to be the best possible doctor for his patients, he must also have a working understanding of every aspect of his Direct Access Medicine Practice. To this end, he has surrounded himself with experts in the fields of web design, social media management and search engine optimization. He and his team have created and manage daily a fabulous website and effective social media campaign that both reflects the values of the practice and reaches out to his patients and to his community to engage and inspire everyone to pursue optimal health. Dr. Mike is more than just a great physician. He is... the Summit Webmaster!

Dr. Mike Is Prepared to Fight COVID-19

At Summit Medicine and Pediatrics, we are ready, willing and able to identify and treat our patients who have symptoms consistent with COVID-19 infection. Here is Dr. Mike in 'uniform'... "We stand tall and unafraid with physicians, nurses, physician assistants and technicians throughout the country in this fight against our most recent biological enemy. We [...]

Dr. Mike Is Prepared to Fight COVID-192020-04-08T21:18:27+00:00

COVID-19 Humor: The Reality of Exercise in the COVID-19 Era

In this COVID-19 Era, it's not simply what you do to exercise. It's just as important to include what you do once you've finished exercising: A. Run in the Community: 300 Cal in 25 minutes B. Return Home from the Run: Another 500 Cal in 45 minutes (Enter garage; disinfect keys, sunglasses, phone and running [...]

COVID-19 Humor: The Reality of Exercise in the COVID-19 Era2020-04-05T23:16:42+00:00

Arizona Coronavirus (COVID-19) Weekly Update: April 4, 2020

Summit Medicine and Pediatrics is tracking the spread of COVID-19 in Arizona. The rate of rise of confirmed cases in Arizona is stable at EXTREMELY HIGH and risk for community spread in Arizona is stable at EXTREMELY HIGH (WIDESPREAD). Nevertheless, there are several encouraging changes worth noting in the last 7 days, and there is potential [...]

Arizona Coronavirus (COVID-19) Weekly Update: April 4, 20202020-04-07T18:07:36+00:00

Summit COVID-19 Tip of the Day

Summit Medicine and Pediatrics' Tip to Manage the COVID-19 Pandemic TODAY'S TIP:  Special Assistance from Pharmaceutical Companies is Available During this time of economic challenge, many pharmaceutical companies are offering opportunity for patients to receive their manufactured prescription medications at markedly reduced, or even at no, cost for an extended period of time. For example, [...]

Summit COVID-19 Tip of the Day2020-04-03T22:06:58+00:00

Summit Hand-washing Tips

Proper technique for hand-washing is a critical tool in preventing the spread of disease. Here is a fun look at how you can wash your hands effectively! Remember: Wash your hands for a minimum of 20 seconds, 15-20 times per day Trim and clean under your fingernails routinely Use lotions on your hands to preserve [...]

Summit Hand-washing Tips2020-04-02T18:32:51+00:00

Summit Honors Our Healthcare Heroes!

There are times when unexpected heroes emerge in the most discouraging and dangerous times, through their simple acts of kindness, their unwavering devotion to duty and responsibility, their exceptional compassion for those suffering, and the consistency of their words of calming reassurance. Along with the many healthcare professionals across our great nation, we join these [...]

Summit Honors Our Healthcare Heroes!2020-04-02T16:41:48+00:00

Summit COVID-19 Tip of the Day

Summit Medicine and Pediatrics' Tip to Manage the COVID-19 Pandemic TODAY'S TIP:  Proper Hand-washing Technique We all understand the importance of hand-washing in preventing the spread of disease, in particular, the spread of COVID-19. However, it is quite rare to have had education and training in proper technique for hand-washing. This video produced by Babylon [...]

Summit COVID-19 Tip of the Day2020-04-01T19:53:48+00:00

Summit COVID-19 Tip of the Day

Summit Medicine and Pediatrics' Tip to Manage the COVID-19 Pandemic TODAY'S TIP:  Isolation... Not Debilitation Isolation, applied properly and effectively by every individual, is the most effective tool we have to reduce both morbidity and mortality during this COVID-19 pandemic. To be sure, an extended isolation strategy will be stressful physically and emotionally for many [...]

Summit COVID-19 Tip of the Day2020-04-01T16:06:30+00:00

Summit COVID-19 Tip of the Day

Summit Medicine and Pediatrics' Tip to Manage the COVID-19 Pandemic TODAY'S TIP:  Stockpile Essential Medications The manufacturing, processing, packaging and delivery of many medications prescribed in the US and through the world either begins in China, or remains today dependent upon a supply chain that is influenced by the Chinese economy. It is estimated that [...]

Summit COVID-19 Tip of the Day2020-03-29T18:30:27+00:00