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Live chat: Doctors answer your winter health questions

Have questions you want to ask a doctor, but you're too embarrassed? Or too busy? Maybe you forgot to ask the last time you had an appointment?

Join our weekly web chat at noon every Wednesday with Alegent Creighton Health doctors.

With winter weather fast approaching, are you prepared to face the cold? Do you know how long it takes before you get frostbite or how to treat it? What should you do if you hurt your back scooping snow?

Join our special winter weather web chat at noon with experts from Alegent Creighton Health. If you can't make the chat, just stop back later and read the replay.

The chat features Dr. Nathaniel Brackett, a board-certified emergency medicine physician. Dr. Brackett is the medical director of the emergency department at Alegent Creighton Health Bergan Mercy Medical Center. He received his undergradate degree from Cornell University, attended medical school at the University of Michigan and did his residency in emergency medicine at the University of Chicago.

He is joined by Jeff Ebert, PT, DPT, OCS, a board-certified orthopedic specialist in physical therapy. Ebert is the team lead for Rehabilitation Services at Alegent Creighton Health Creighton University Medical Center. He earned his bachelor's degree from Augustana College and received his doctorate in physical therapy from Creighton University.

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