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We found 7 osteopathic manipulative medicine providers who accept MyBlue Silver 1604 near Davie, FL.

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Specializes in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
601 N Flamingo Road; 209
Pembroke Pines, FL
 

Dr. Scott Kazdan works as an orthopedist and osteopathic manipulative medicine specialist. He is affiliated with Memorial Hospital West. Dr. Kazdan studied medicine at Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Kazdan trained at Peninsula Hospital Center. Dr. Kazdan's average rating from his patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and more.

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Clinical interests: Total Knee Replacement

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Specializes in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
2724 Sw 120th Terrace
Miramar, FL
 

Dr. Ramon Lugo-Sanchez practices osteopathic manipulative medicine. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Lugo-Sanchez's clinical interests include general neurology, concussion, and bell's palsy. He is professionally affiliated with Cleveland Clinic. Before completing his residency at Cleveland Clinic Florida, Dr. Lugo-Sanchez attended medical school at Ponce School of Medicine. On average, patients gave Dr. Lugo-Sanchez a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Clinical interests: Dizziness, Radiculopathy, Neuromuscular Disorders, Migraine, Dementia, Nerve Conduction Studies, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Urology, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
6100 Hollywood Boulevard; Suite 105
Hollywood, FL
 

Dr. Mitchell Weinstein is a physician who specializes in urology (urinary tract disease) and osteopathic manipulative medicine. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. After completing medical school at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), College of Osteopathic Medicine, he performed his residency at Botsford Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Midwestern University. Dr. Weinstein is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hospital Pembroke and Memorial Hospital West.

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Specializes in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
3200 S University Dr; Fort
Lauderdale, FL
 

Dr. David Boesler specializes in osteopathic manipulative medicine and practices in Davie, FL and Lauderdale, FL. He graduated from Des Moines University, College of Osteopathic Medicine. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
3200 S University Dr; Fort
Lauderdale, FL
 

Dr. Doris Newman is a specialist in osteopathic manipulative medicine. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Newman graduated from the University of New England, College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Specializes in Family Medicine, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
3200 S University Drive; Room 4372
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 

Dr. Mark Sandhouse practices family medicine and osteopathic manipulative medicine in Davie, FL and Fort Lauderdale, FL. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He attended medical school at Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Specializes in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
3200 S University Drive
Davie, FL
 

Dr. Elaine Wallace is a physician who specializes in osteopathic manipulative medicine. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Wallace accepts. Dr. Wallace studied medicine at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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What is Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine?

Osteopathic manipulative medicine is the keystone treatment that sets osteopathic physicians apart from other doctors. With similarities to chiropractic, physical therapy, and therapeutic massage, osteopathic manipulative medicine is a hands-on approach that involves manually moving, stretching, and adjusting the body to reduce pain and increase mobility.

Osteopathy was developed in the 1870s by Dr. Andrew Still. In the United States, doctors of osteopathy are full medical doctors (D.O.s) - they can prescribe medications and perform surgery. The osteopathic medical view tends to differ slightly from that of an M.D. however, with D.O.s treating the whole person and seeing illness less as an isolated event. Osteopaths believe that the body has an amazing ability to heal itself, if restrictions on movement are removed. With increased motion and circulation will come increased well-being. Osteopathic manipulative medicine aims to free the body to heal itself.

An osteopathic manipulative treatment may involve stretching, gentle pressure, counter pressure, resistance, and craniosacral therapy among others. It may be used to diagnose, treat, or prevent illness or injury. Studies have shown that osteopathic manipulation is particularly effective for back pain, but it may also be used to treat:
  • Joint pain, such as that due to sports injuries or arthritis
  • Menstrual pain
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Sinus disorders
  • Migraine headaches
  • Pain disorders, such as fibromyalgia or chronic pain

Osteopathic manipulative medicine uses healing touch to restore the function of the body’s own structure in order to promote health. It looks at the entire musculoskeletal system to ease limitations that may be causing problems.