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. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Osbahr's areas of expertise include knee problems, foot problems, and arthroscopic surgery. His professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Orlando Health. 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. Before completing his residency at Hospital for Special Surgery, Dr. Osbahr attended medical school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine.

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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 is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. After attending St. Louis University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical Center, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, and Orlando Regional Medical Center. Dr. Arango is rated highly by his patients. 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. Dr. Arango is professionally 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). Areas of expertise for Dr. Osterweil 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, as well as other insurance carriers. For his residency, Dr. Osterweil trained at Genessee Hospital.

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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. His patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. He has a special interest in rhabdomyosarcoma. Dr. Gibbs takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Colorado Denver, Dr. Gibbs attended medical school at the University of Florida College of Medicine. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Gibbs include: 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. His professional affiliations include the University of Florida Health (UF Health) and Orlando Health.

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

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

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Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology, Transplant Hepatology, Adult Hepatology
2415 N Orange Avenue; Suite 700
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Xaralambos Zervos is a physician who specializes in adult gastroenterology, transplant hepatology (liver transplant medicine), and adult hepatology. His patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. These areas are among Dr. Zervos's clinical interests: alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency, hepatitis C, and liver tumor. His professional affiliations include Cleveland Clinic, Memorial Regional Hospital, Hollywood, and Broward Health Medical Center. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Zervos studied medicine at Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his residency training at Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh and Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida. Dr. Zervos (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and Greek.

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Relevant Interests: , angiosarcoma

All Interests: Angiosarcoma, Liver Tumor, Fibroma, Ascites, Sarcoidosis, Cirrhosis, Hepatectomy, Hepatocellular ... (Read more)

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

Dr. Mark Scarborough is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is especially interested in rhabdomyosarcoma. Dr. Scarborough is professionally affiliated with the University of Florida Health (UF Health) and Orlando Health. He attended medical school at the University of Florida College of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Scarborough trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Dr. Scarborough accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Awards and/or distinctions he has received 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: , rhabdomyosarcoma, sarcoma (bone and soft tissue cancer), bone problems

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

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

Dr. Mark Munro's specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Munro include arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and pain. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Munro's education and training includes medical school at Penn State College of Medicine and residency at Geisinger Medical Center. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Munro is affiliated with Orlando Health.

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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 is an orthopedic reconstructive surgeon in Orlando, FL. His average rating from his patients is 3.0 stars out of 5. He is especially interested in knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement). Dr. Haidukewych is affiliated with Orlando Health. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Haidukewych attended Wayne State University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Mayo Clinic for residency.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis

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

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 is a physician who specializes in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Hsu include non-hodgkin's lymphoma, acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), and bone marrow transplant. 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. Dr. Hsu attended Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is professionally affiliated with the University of Florida Health (UF Health), Orlando Health, and Hackensack University Medical Center.

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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 practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery in Orlando, FL. These areas are among Dr. Evans's clinical interests: knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement). He is affiliated with Orlando Health. 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. Patient ratings for Dr. Evans average 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Evans honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He has an open panel.

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

Dr. Maneesh Gossain's area of specialization is radiation oncology. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Orlando Health and Central Florida Regional Hospital. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Gossain graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Minnesota.

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Relevant Interests: , soft tissue sarcoma

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

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

Dr. Andre Spiguel's specialty is orthopedic trauma. He 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. In his practice, Dr. Spiguel focuses on rhabdomyosarcoma. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Spiguel 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 Spanish and Portuguese. He is affiliated with the University of Florida Health (UF Health) and Orlando Health.

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

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

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Specializes in Adult Nephrology
3885 Oakwater Circle
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Saif Rehman's area of specialization is adult nephrology. His clinical interests include hemodialysis. Dr. Rehman is affiliated with St. Cloud Regional Medical Center, Osceola Regional Medical Center, and Orlando Health. He attended medical school at Dow Medical College. His residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with Meharry Medical College. He accepts 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: , 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.