Dr. O’Connell Explains Antibody Testing

on the radio show Faith Works Catholic 540 AM Radio

In this interview that aired April 17, 2020, Ellen speaks with Dr. O’Connell about antibody testing that is starting to become available and how this antibody testing can be used in the response to coronavirus. He also discusses asymptomatic infection and talks briefly about the unintended harms that come from fear and the societal response to coronavirus.

Ellen’s intro to the show: “Faith Works highlights individuals that put their faith into action every day. Amazing people who have an interesting and sometimes overlooked impact on our Catholic faith. We share their stories”

Catholic 540 AM – Divine Mercy Radio – station covers over 90% of the parishes in central and eastern NC.

About Sentinel Primary Care

Sentinel Primary Care has offices in Brier Creek, just off the highways for easy access. Dr. O’Connell has been seeing patients who needed testing for COVID-19, and his office has adopted protocols that protect patients and staff during the pandemic. As a “direct primary care” practice, members can schedule a tele-health appointment for no extra charge. Those considering Sentinel Primary Care are invited to contact us to schedule a tele-health call.

To learn more about our practice view our “Meet Sentinel Primary Care” video playlist.