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We found 13 providers with an interest in musculoskeletal problems and who accept Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida BlueCare near Orlando, FL.

Dr. Daryl Christopher Osbahr, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1222 S Orange Avenue; 5th Floor
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Daryl Osbahr is an Orlando, FL physician who specializes in pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. His areas of expertise include knee problems, foot problems, and arthroscopic surgery. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Orlando Health. Before performing his residency at Hospital for Special Surgery, Dr. Osbahr attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine. Dr. Osbahr is rated highly by his patients. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , fractures (broken bones)

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

Dr. David Uriel Arango, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
 

Dr. David Arango, who practices in Lake Wales, FL, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He is rated highly by his patients. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Arango studied medicine at St. Louis University School of Medicine. Dr. Arango trained at Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical Center, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, and Orlando Regional Medical Center for residency. He is affiliated with Winter Haven Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , musculoskeletal problems

All Interests: Sports Health, Shoulder Problems, Musculoskeletal Problems

Glenn H Osterweil, MS
Specializes in Acupuncture, Podiatry
5449 S Semoran Boulevard; Suite 14
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Glenn Osterweil's specialties are acupuncture and podiatry (foot & ankle medicine). His clinical interests include gastrointestinal problems (digestive disorders), menstrual disorders, and cancer supportive care. Dr. Osterweil takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He trained at Genessee Hospital for residency.

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Relevant Interests: , musculoskeletal problems

All Interests: Sports Health, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Moxibustion, Common Cold, Cupping, Fibromyalgia, ... (Read more)

Dr. Charles Parker Gibbs Jr., MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1400 S Orange Avenue
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Charles Gibbs' area of specialization is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Gibbs's areas of clinical interest consist of cancer and tumor. He is professionally affiliated with Shands at the University of Florida and Orlando Health. He attended medical school at the University of Florida College of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Gibbs trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Colorado Denver. On average, patients gave Dr. Gibbs a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Gibbs has received distinctions including the University of Florida College of Medicine Faculty Research Award in Clinical Science; Eugene L. Jewett Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery -Present; and the University of Colorado Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Distinguished Alumnus of the Year.

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Relevant Interests: , sarcoma (bone and soft tissue cancer), bone problems

All Interests: Sarcoma, Bone Problems, Cancer, Tumor, Biopsy

Dr. Mark Thomas Scarborough, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1400 S Orange Avenue
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Mark Scarborough is an orthopedist in Orlando, FL and Gainesville, FL. He is affiliated with the University of Florida Health (UF Health) and Orlando Health. He is a graduate of the University of Florida College of Medicine. Dr. Scarborough's medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Scarborough takes. His distinctions include: G. W. N. Eggers Society Best Resident Paper Award, University of Texas Medical Branch and W. F. Enneking Teaching Award, Univ. of Florida College of Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , sarcoma (bone and soft tissue cancer), bone problems

All Interests: Sarcoma, Bone Problems, Tumor, Biopsy

Dr. William Christopher Fox, MD
Specializes in Neurosurgery
89 W Copeland; 2nd Floor, Mp 163
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. William Fox practices neurosurgery in Gainesville, FL and Orlando, FL. Dr. Fox's clinical interests include transient ischemic attack (TIA), spinal cord tumor, and brain aneurysm. He is an in-network provider 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 the University of Michigan Medical School and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan. He has received the following distinctions: Full athletic scholarship to the University of Michigan for Hockey; US Navy Commendation Medal; and The Michigan Association of Neurosurgeons resident award for clinical research. Dr. Fox's professional affiliations include the University of Florida Health (UF Health) and Orlando Health.

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Relevant Interests: , spinal fracture

All Interests: Spinal AVM, Aneurysm, Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, Arteriovenous Malformation, Stroke, Ischemic Stroke, ... (Read more)

Dr. Mark William Munro, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1222 S Orange Avenue; 5th Floor
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Mark Munro's medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Munro include arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and pain. Dr. Munro is professionally affiliated with Orlando Health. He 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 Penn State College of Medicine and performed his residency at Geisinger Medical Center. He is conversant in Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis, fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Fractures, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Ankle Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. George John Haidukewych, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
1222 S Orange Avenue; 5th Floor
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. George Haidukewych specializes in adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. He has a special interest in knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement). On average, patients gave Dr. Haidukewych a rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Mayo Clinic. He is affiliated with Orlando Health.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis

All Interests: Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Arthritis, Hip Problems, Replacement Arthroplasty

Dr. Maneesh Gossain, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
52 West Gore Street
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Maneesh Gossain specializes in radiation oncology and practices in Sanford, FL and Orlando, FL. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Minnesota, Dr. Gossain attended Wayne State University School 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, as well as other insurance carriers. He is professionally affiliated with Orlando Health and Central Florida Regional Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , soft tissue sarcoma

All Interests: Retinoblastoma, Brain Cancer, Liver Cancer, Oral Cancer, Rectal Cancer, Soft Tissue Sarcoma, Neck ... (Read more)

Dr. Jack Wei Jye Hsu, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1400 S Orange Avenue; Mp 760-18
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Jack Hsu specializes in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Clinical interests for Dr. Hsu include non-hodgkin's lymphoma, acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), and bone marrow transplant. Dr. Hsu's professional affiliations include the University of Florida Health (UF Health) and Orlando Health. He attended medical school at Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College. He completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is in-network for 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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Relevant Interests: , bone problems

All Interests: Bone Problems, Leukemia, Bone Marrow Transplant, Cancer, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Lymphoma, Tumor, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
200 W Gore Street
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Rory Evans is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is rated highly by his patients. His clinical interests include knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement). Dr. Evans takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine and performed his residency at the University of Tennessee-Campbell Clinic and Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis. Dr. Evans is professionally affiliated with Orlando Health. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , osteoporosis, arthritis, fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: Sports Health, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Arthritis, Pain, ... (Read more)

Dr. Andre Riberio Ribeiro Do Valle Spiguel, MD
Specializes in Orthopedic Trauma
1400 S Orange Avenue
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Andre Spiguel works as an orthopedic trauma specialist. His professional affiliations include the University of Florida Health (UF Health) and Orlando Health. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Spiguel is a graduate of Wayne State University School of Medicine and the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine. Dr. Spiguel's residency was performed at the University of Chicago Medical Center. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Nominated Resident Representative Graduate Medical Education Committee - 2007-2011; Latino En Marcha Scholarship for Graduate Studeies; and Michigan Scholar Award for Undergraduate Studies - 1992-1996. Dr. Spiguel (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and Portuguese.

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Relevant Interests: , sarcoma (bone and soft tissue cancer), bone problems

All Interests: Sarcoma, Bone Problems, Tumor, Biopsy

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Specializes in Adult Nephrology
3885 Oakwater Circle
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Saif Rehman specializes in adult nephrology. In his practice, Dr. Rehman focuses on hemodialysis. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He attended Dow Medical College and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Meharry Medical College. He is professionally affiliated with St. Cloud Regional Medical Center, Osceola Regional Medical Center, and Orlando Health.

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Relevant Interests: , gout

All Interests: Polycystic Kidney Disease, Glomerulonephritis, Hyperparathyroidism, Hypertension, Gout, Diabetes, ... (Read more)

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What are Musculoskeletal Problems?

The musculoskeletal system refers collectively to the bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, and nerves. It is what gives our bodies structure and allows us to move and do things. Because this system encompasses so much of the body, musculoskeletal problems are extremely varied and can happen almost anywhere. There are musculoskeletal problems that affect only the joints, those that affect the bones, those that affect tendons and ligaments, and those that can happen in any area of the body but cause pain and numbness.

Joint problems include bursitis and arthritis. Bursitis is the inflammation of a fluid-filled sac cushion on the outside of a joint, causing symptoms including pain and swelling. Arthritis is the inflammation and damage of a joint due to wear and tear or disease. There are several treatments for arthritis, but if the damage progresses far enough, joint replacement may be necessary. In joint replacement, a metal or plastic implant is surgically placed within the joint to make movement easier.

Bone problems include scoliosis, fractures, and osteoporosis. Scoliosis is a curvature of the spine, making the normally straight spine look like a “C” or “S.” It is treated with braces or surgery. Osteoporosis is a disease that causes bones to weaken and break easily. It’s most common in women, especially older women. Fully half of all women over 65 have osteoporosis. Fractures are any break in the bone. They can be a simple crack or a severe and complicated shatter. Osteoporosis causes fractures in people who have it, but other causes are trauma (such as a fall) or overuse.

Tendon and ligament problems most often result from injury or overuse. Two good examples are ligament tears and tendonitis. The most common ligament tear is the ACL tear in the knee. This ligament supports and stabilizes the knee and is most often torn during sports activities. Tendonitis happens when a tendon, which connects muscles and bones together, becomes irritated and inflamed. This happens most often in older patients who push their bodies too far, leading to pain and swelling. Treatment for both tendon and ligament problems usually includes rest, ice, and supporting the area to let it heal.

Pain and numbness problems can be caused by overuse, disease, an injury, or a compressed nerve. Lower back pain and carpal tunnel syndrome are two of the most common conditions patients encounter. Lower back pain may be caused by sore muscles that have been overworked, or an injury to the disks separating the vertebrae in the spine. Lower back pain usually goes away on its own within a few days, but it may require medical treatment depending on the cause. Carpal tunnel syndrome occurs when the nerve at the base of the palm becomes trapped or pinched. Symptoms include tingling, pain, numbness, or weakness in the hand. Treatment involves rest and sometimes steroid injections.

Because the musculoskeletal system involves so much of the body, problems here can be incredibly varied in their type and severity. Some musculoskeletal problems will go away on their own or only require rest, while others may require medication, physical therapy, or even surgery.