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

Dr. Babak Sheikh is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He works in Lauderdale Lakes, FL, Miramar, FL, and Pompano Beach, FL. He obtained his medical school training at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and performed his residency at Montefiore Medical Center. On average, patients gave Dr. Sheikh a rating of 2.5 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Sheikh has received professional recognition including the following: Florida Super Doctors 2009 - South Florida Edition and Florida Super Doctors. Dr. Sheikh (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish, French, and Persian. He is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hospital West. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , metabolic bone diseases, osteoporosis, arthritis, fractures (broken bones)

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

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

Dr. Brad Cohen is an orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist. Clinical interests for Dr. Cohen include arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and sports health. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Cohen takes. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. 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. Dr. Cohen (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish, French, and Haitian Creole.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis, fractures (broken bones)

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

Dr. Daniel Bayon Chan, MD
Specializes in Orthopedic Trauma
1150 N. 35th Avenue; Suite 130
Hollywood, FL
 

Dr. Daniel Chan's area of specialization is orthopedic trauma. Dr. Chan's areas of expertise include fractures (broken bones) and trauma. 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. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Michigan Medical School and performed his residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center. He has received the following distinctions: Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, University of Michigan Medical School; Golden Key National Honor Society, Cornell University; and Ho Nun De Kah Honor Society, Cornell University. He is affiliated with Memorial Hospital Miramar, Memorial Hospital Pembroke, and Memorial Hospital West. Dr. Chan welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , fractures (broken bones), acetabular fracture

All Interests: Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Total Hip Replacement, Fractures, Total Knee Replacement, Knee ... (Read more)

Dr. Harry Thomas Temple, MD
Specializes in Oncology, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
3301 College Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 

Dr. Harry Temple is an oncologist and orthopedic surgeon in Miami, FL, Aventura, FL, and Fort Lauderdale, FL. Clinical interests for Dr. Temple include cancer and musculoskeletal problems. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Temple honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College. For his residency, Dr. Temple trained at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. He has received professional recognition including the following: South Florida Super Doctors. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Aventura Hospital and Medical Center, Nicklaus Children's Hospital, and Plantation General Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , bone problems, musculoskeletal problems

All Interests: Bone Problems, Musculoskeletal Problems, Cancer, Transplant Procedures

Dr. Carl Christopher Eierle, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
601 N Flamingo Road; Suite 101
Pembroke Pines, FL
 

Dr. Carl Eierle works as an orthopedic reconstructive surgeon. Dr. Eierle's areas of expertise consist of knee problems, shoulder problems, and hip resurfacing. He is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hospital Miramar, Memorial Hospital Pembroke, and Memorial Hospital West. 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. He is open to new patients. He is a graduate of Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine and a graduate of Naval Medical Center San Diego's residency program. Dr. Eierle (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish, German, and Italian.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis

All Interests: Shoulder Problems, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Hip Resurfacing, Arthritis, Hip Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Daniel A Sheldon, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
601 N Flamingo Road; Suite 213
Pembroke Pines, FL
 

Dr. Daniel Sheldon specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and practices in Pembroke Pines, FL. He speaks Spanish. Areas of expertise for Dr. Sheldon include knee problems, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and hip arthroscopy. He is affiliated with Memorial Hospital Miramar and Memorial Hospital West. Before performing his residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center, Dr. Sheldon attended the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. His average patient rating is 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Sheldon is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients.

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

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

Dr. Richard E Strain Jr., MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
4700 Sheridan Street; Suite H, Primary Office
Hollywood, FL
 

Dr. Richard Strain works as an orthopedic surgeon in Hollywood, FL. His patients gave him an average rating of 2.0 out of 5 stars. Dr. Strain's areas of clinical interest consist of arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and sports health. He is an in-network provider for United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and United Healthcare Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. His education and training includes medical school at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with Harvard University. He is affiliated with Memorial Hospital West, Memorial Regional Hospital, Hollywood, and Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis

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

Dr. David Alan Padden, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
601 North Flamingo Road; Suite 316, Primary Office
Pembroke Pines, FL
 

Dr. David Padden's medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is especially interested in knee surgery, hip surgery, and orthopedic surgery. Dr. Padden is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hospital West. He graduated from St. Louis University School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Padden trained at a hospital affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center. Dr. Padden's average rating from his patients 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. Padden takes.

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Relevant Interests: , metabolic bone diseases, osteoporosis, arthritis, fractures (broken bones), osteonecrosis (avascular necrosis)

All Interests: Sports Health, Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Revision Arthroplasty, Fractures, ... (Read more)

Dr. Steven Gorin, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
21097 Ne 27th Court; Suite 350
Aventura, FL
 

Dr. Steven Gorin is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist in Aventura, FL. After completing medical school at Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC). His areas of expertise include the following: knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement). Dr. Gorin 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. Gorin is conversant in Spanish. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis

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

Dr. Michael Freundlich, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Nephrology
3427 Johnson Street
Hollywood, FL
 

Dr. Michael Freundlich, who practices in Hollywood, FL, Miami, FL, and Fort Lauderdale, FL, is a medical specialist in pediatric nephrology (kidney disease). He attended medical school at Central University of Venezuela Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Freundlich trained at Soroka Medical Center and the University Hospitals, Cleveland for residency. In his practice, he is particularly interested in osteoporosis, hypertension (high blood pressure), and kidney problems. 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. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Freundlich include: Florida Super Doctors 2009 - South Florida Edition and Florida Super Doctors. Dr. Freundlich (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Hebrew, Spanish, and German. His professional affiliations include Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital and Baptist Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , osteoporosis

All Interests: Osteoporosis, Hypertension, Kidney Problems

Dr. Frank Anthony Buttacavoli, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
21000 Ne 28th Avenue; Suite 104, Primary Office
Aventura, FL
 

Dr. Frank Buttacavoli, who practices in Aventura, FL and Miami, FL, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. In Dr. Buttacavoli's practice, he is particularly interested in hip replacement, knee replacement, and knee arthritis. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, United Healthcare Plans, and United Healthcare HSA. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Buttacavoli's hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Hospital West, Aventura Hospital and Medical Center, and Memorial Regional Hospital, Hollywood. He is not currently accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , knee arthritis, musculoskeletal pain, arthritis, fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: Knee Arthritis, Hip Problems, Musculoskeletal Pain, Fractures, Arthritis, Hip Replacement, Knee ... (Read more)

Dr. Matthew L Fazekas, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Sports Medicine
1150 North 35th Avenue; Suite 345, Primary Office
Hollywood, FL
 

Dr. Matthew Fazekas sees patients in Hollywood, FL, Miramar, FL, and Coral Springs, FL. His medical specialty is pediatric sports medicine. He graduated from Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia and then he performed his residency at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. His areas of expertise include concussion, sports health, and fractures (broken bones). Dr. Fazekas accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Fazekas's hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Hospital Miramar, Memorial Hospital West, and Memorial Regional Hospital, Hollywood. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , musculoskeletal problems, fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: Sports Health, Fractures, Musculoskeletal Problems, Concussion

Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
21000 Ne 28th Avenue; Suite 200
Aventura, FL
 

Dr. Thesselon Monderson is a physician who specializes in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Monderson accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Howard University Hospital, Dr. Monderson attended Howard University College of Medicine for medical school. In addition to English, Dr. Monderson (or staff) speaks Spanish, French, and Haitian Creole. Dr. Monderson is affiliated with Memorial Hospital West. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , metabolic bone diseases, osteoporosis, arthritis, fractures (broken bones)

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

Dr. Ihor Pidhorecky, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
601 N Flamingo Road; Suite 211
Pembroke Pines, FL
 

Dr. Ihor Pidhorecky is a specialist in general surgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery). Dr. Pidhorecky's clinical interests include colorectal problems, stomach problems, and breast issues. 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. He is a graduate of Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at North Shore University Hospital. He has received the following distinction: Compassionate Doctor Recognition, Patients' Choice Award. Dr. Pidhorecky speaks Ukrainian. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Hospital Miramar, Memorial Hospital Pembroke, and Memorial Hospital West.

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Relevant Interests: , soft tissue sarcoma

All Interests: Esophagus Problems, Soft Tissue Sarcoma, Liver Disease, Cancer, Melanoma, Breast Issues, Small ... (Read more)

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

Dr. Jeremy Frank practices pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and pediatric sports medicine in Hollywood, FL, Coral Springs, FL, and Weston, FL. Areas of expertise for Dr. Frank include arthroscopic surgery, pain, and sports health. He is affiliated with Memorial Hospital Miramar, Memorial Hospital West, and Memorial Regional Hospital, Hollywood. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Frank takes. He is a graduate of Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and a graduate of Jackson Memorial Medical Center's residency program. His distinctions include: 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. Dr. Frank speaks Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , fractures (broken bones)

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

Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
20295 Ne 29th Place; #300
Aventura, FL
 

Dr. Jon Donshik is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Donshik attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine. On average, patients gave him a rating of 1.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

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Relevant Interests: , metabolic bone diseases, osteoporosis, arthritis, fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: Pain, Metabolic Bone Disease, Sports Health, Tumor, Osteoporosis, Fractures, Lower Back Problems, ... (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.
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