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We found 19 sports medicine providers who accept United Healthcare Bronze HMO near Miramar, FL.

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
10794 Pines Boulevard; Suite 104
Pembroke Pines, FL
 

Dr. Babak Sheikh's medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Sheikh's average rating from his patients is 2.5 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. His education and training includes medical school at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and residency at Montefiore Medical Center. He has received the following distinctions: Florida Super Doctors 2009 - South Florida Edition and Florida Super Doctors. Dr. Sheikh (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish, French, and Persian. Dr. Sheikh is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hospital West. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Sheikh's office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Lower Back Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. John William Uribe, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
4741 South University Drive; Suite 140
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 

Dr. John Uribe's areas of specialization are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Uribe accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He obtained his medical school training at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine and performed his residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center. He has received distinctions including Florida Super Doctors 2009 - South Florida Edition and Florida Super Doctors. Dr. Uribe is conversant in Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include South Miami Hospital and Doctors Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Musculoskeletal Problems, Leg Problems

Dr. Brad Kenneth Cohen, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
20601 E Dixie Highway; Suite 330
Aventura, FL
 

Dr. Brad Cohen practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Cohen (or staff) is conversant in Spanish, French, and Haitian Creole. His clinical interests include arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and sports health. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Stony Brook University Medical Center, Dr. Cohen attended medical school at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Cohen's office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
20601 E Dixie Highway; Suite #330
Aventura, FL
 

Dr. Jerry Sher specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine and practices in Aventura, FL and North Miami, FL. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Sher accepts. He graduated from the University of Southern California (USC), Keck School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Sher completed a residency program at Jackson Memorial Medical Center. In addition to English, Dr. Sher speaks Spanish. He is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Hip Problems, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Lower Back Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Luis Alfredo Rodriguez Morillo, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine, Sports Medicine
7800 Sheridan Street
Pembroke Pines, FL
 

Dr. Luis Rodriguez-Morillo sees patients in Pembroke Pines, FL and Coral Gables, FL. His medical specialties are general internal medicine and sports medicine. His clinical interests encompass house physician. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Hospital Miramar, Memorial Hospital Pembroke, and Memorial Hospital West. Dr. Rodriguez-Morillo is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at Luis Razetti School of Medicine. Dr. Rodriguez-Morillo trained at Cleveland Clinic Florida for his residency. Dr. Rodriguez-Morillo (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Italian.

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Clinical interests: House Physician

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
15600 Nw 67th Avenue; Suite 306
Miami Lakes, FL
 

Dr. Robert Baylis is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He works in Plantation, FL and Miami Lakes, FL. Dr. Baylis (or staff) speaks the following languages: Arabic, Spanish, and Portuguese. Dr. Baylis's hospital/clinic affiliations include Broward Health Imperial Point and Memorial Regional Hospital, Hollywood. He graduated from Baylor College of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California. He has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Ivor Averell Nugent, MD
Specializes in Physiatry, Sports Medicine
3600 Washington Street; Suite 2005
Hollywood, FL
 

Dr. Ivor Nugent practices physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and sports medicine in Hollywood, FL. Before performing his residency at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Dr. Nugent attended the University of the West Indies Faculty of Medical Sciences for medical school. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. His professional affiliations include Memorial Hospital Miramar, Memorial Hospital Pembroke, and Memorial Hospital West.

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
10794 Pines Boulevard; Suite 104
Pembroke Pines, FL
 

Dr. Michael Feanny's medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. Dr. Feanny is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO. After attending the University of the West Indies Faculty of Medical Sciences for medical school, he completed his residency training at Victoria Hospital, Ontario. He is affiliated with Memorial Hospital West.

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
10794 Pines Boulevard; Suite 104
Pembroke Pines, FL
 

Dr. Mario Berkowitz is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist. He is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hospital Miramar and Memorial Hospital West. He graduated from Central University of Venezuela Faculty of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Hospital for Special Surgery and Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Dr. Berkowitz's average patient rating is 4.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Berkowitz honors.

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Dr. Michael J Swartzon, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
4741 South University Drive; Suite 140
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 

Dr. Michael Swartzon's areas of specialization are family medicine and sports medicine. He is conversant in Hebrew. Dr. Swartzon has a special interest in knee problems, arthritis, and carpal tunnel syndrome. He is affiliated with South Miami Hospital, Doctors Hospital, and West Kendall Baptist Hospital. He is a graduate of Tel Aviv University, Sackler Faculty of Medicine. His residency was performed at the University of Kansas Medical Center. Dr. Swartzon honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Clinical interests: Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Knee Problems, Musculoskeletal Problems, Neck ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Pediatric Sports Medicine
1150 N 35th Avenue; Suite 345
Hollywood, FL
 

Dr. Jeremy Frank is a specialist in pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and pediatric sports medicine. His clinical interests include arthroscopic surgery, pain, and sports health. Dr. Frank is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hospital Miramar, Memorial Hospital West, and Memorial Regional Hospital, Hollywood. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Frank attended medical school at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. His residency was performed at Jackson Memorial Medical Center. He has received professional recognition including the following: Clinical Honors in Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery; Phi Beta Kappa; and Summa Cum Laude equivalent (GPA 4.0/4.0), University of Texas at Austin. He is conversant in Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Lower Back Problems, Knee Problems, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Pediatric Sports Medicine
1150 N 35th Avenue; Suite 345
Hollywood, FL
 

Dr. Neal McNerney's areas of specialization are pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and pediatric sports medicine; he sees patients in Hollywood, FL. His professional affiliations include Memorial Hospital Miramar, Memorial Hospital West, and Memorial Regional Hospital, Hollywood. He graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School and then he performed his residency at William Beaumont Army Medical Center. Dr. McNerney is rated 4.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. McNerney has received the following distinctions: Health Professions Scholarship, US Army; Boca Raton Super Doctors; and Army Commendation Medal.

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Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Pediatric Sports Medicine
1150 N 35th Avenue; Suite 345
Hollywood, FL
 

Dr. Randolph Cohen, who practices in Hollywood, FL, Coral Springs, FL, and Boca Raton, FL, is a medical specialist in pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and pediatric sports medicine. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Cohen has received distinctions including Boca Raton Super Doctors and South Florida Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Memorial Hospital Miramar, Memorial Hospital West, and Memorial Regional Hospital, Hollywood.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Lower Back Problems, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Pediatric Sports Medicine
1150 N 35th Avenue; Suite 345
Hollywood, FL
 

Dr. Matthew Fazekas' specialty is pediatric sports medicine. Dr. Fazekas's areas of clinical interest consist of concussion and sports injuries. He is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hospital Miramar, Memorial Hospital West, and Memorial Regional Hospital, Hollywood. He graduated from Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia. He completed his residency training at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Dr. Fazekas is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He is not currently accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Sports Injuries, Concussion

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Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Pediatric Sports Medicine
1150 N. 35th Avenue; Suite 345
Hollywood, FL
 

Dr. Stephen Storer is a specialist in pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and pediatric sports medicine. He works in Hollywood, FL, Weston, FL, and Miramar, FL. On average, patients gave Dr. Storer a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He is a graduate of Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and a graduate of New York-Presbyterian Hospital's residency program. He has received distinctions including Charles H. Herndon Residency Research Award; The Rosemond Kane, MD Pediatric Resident for Excellence in Orthopaedic Surgery; and Arnold P. Gold Humanism in Medicine Award. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Storer's hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Hospital Miramar, Memorial Hospital West, and Memorial Regional Hospital, Hollywood.

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
3702 Washington Street; Suite 202
Hollywood, FL
 

Dr. Justin Knight is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist in Coral Gables, FL and Hollywood, FL. He graduated from Emory University School of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. Dr. Knight honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Knight's professional affiliations include Memorial Hospital Pembroke, Memorial Hospital West, and Memorial Regional Hospital, Hollywood.

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What is Sports Medicine?

Sports medicine is the specialty that promotes physical fitness and activity while managing, treating, and preventing injuries that happen during exercise or participation in sports. Sports medicine fosters wellness and fitness and works to inhibit injury. A sports medicine specialist may work with professional athletes, school sports teams, individuals who participate in sports on the weekend for fun, or someone who is just beginning to exercise for the first time. Although their main focus is on musculoskeletal function, sports medicine specialists also care for patients’ full medical and nutritional needs as they relate to their active lifestyle.

Some examples of the kinds of injuries and issues that a sports medicine specialist might see in their work include:
  • Acute sports injuries (sprains, fractures)
  • Overuse injuries (tendonitis, bursitis)
  • Head injuries (concussion)
  • Heat injuries (heat stroke)
  • Athletes with chronic illness (asthma, diabetes, heart disease) and how their illness is affected by exercise
  • Nutrition and the use of supplements
  • Developing a safe exercise plan for obese or sedentary patients
  • Substance abuse of performance-enhancing drugs
  • Teaching proper form and technique to reduce the chance of injury

Sports medicine specialists often work closely with orthopedic specialists, and the scope of their work can have some overlap. The main distinction is that orthopedic specialists can perform surgery when it is needed, while sports medicine specialists focus on non-surgical solutions for injuries.

Whether they are the team physicians making sure every professional player is performing safely and at their best, or community specialists getting you back in the game after a sprained ankle, sports medicine doctors are there to make sure you’re in good condition to lead an active life.