Piedmont Occupational and Urgent Care
Physician - Occupational Medicine
For area residents and employers, we offer timely access to urgent medical care. Our goal is to be available to assist with the treatment of a wide variety of minor illnesses and injuries.
Our facility offers on-site x-ray, EKG, and rapid lab tests. We perform a variety of procedures including the ''stitching'' of wounds, burn care, certain cortisone injections, ''lancing'' of boils or abscesses, foreign body removal from skin or eye, ear wax removal, skin biopsies, wart treatment and ingrown toenail care.
Dr. Joe Guarino earned his undergraduate degree with honors from New York University. His medical degree was from the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond. His internship was in the field of internal medicine. He completed his residency in occupational and preventive medicine in South Carolina. He also earned a Master of Public Health degree with emphasis in occupational health. He is a fellow of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.
Dr. Guarino is board-certified in occupational medicine. He is a certified DOT Medical Examiner, and is listed on the National Registry. He is also a certified Medical Review Officer for the review of DOT drug screen results.
Finally, Dr. Guarino is a certified Independent Medical Examiner.
Dr. Guarino has 30 years of practice experience, including more than 22 years at Piedmont Occupational and Urgent Care in Reidsville.