We found 14 providers with an interest in musculoskeletal problems and who accept Silver Compass HSA 3600 near Pompano Beach, FL.

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
2701 North East 14th Street Causeway; Suite 5, Pembroke Pines, Floor 33026
Pompano Beach, FL
 

Dr. Babak Sheikh specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Sheikh has a 2.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is affiliated with Memorial Hospital West. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Sheikh has an open panel. He attended medical school at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. For his residency, Dr. Sheikh trained at Montefiore Medical Center. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Sheikh include: Florida Super Doctors 2009 - South Florida Edition and Florida Super Doctors. Dr. Sheikh (or staff) is conversant in Spanish, French, and Persian.

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

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

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Specializes in Family Medicine, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Sports Medicine
729 E Atlantic Boulevard
Pompano Beach, FL
 

Dr. Daniel Grobman specializes in family medicine, osteopathic manipulative medicine, and sports medicine and practices in Pompano Beach, FL and Weston, FL. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: headache, electromyography (EMG), and knee pain. Dr. Grobman takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Grobman is a graduate of Des Moines University, College of Osteopathic Medicine and a graduate of Sparrow Hospital's residency program. He is professionally affiliated with Cleveland Clinic.

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Relevant Interests: , musculoskeletal pain, bursitis, arthritis, musculoskeletal problems

All Interests: Knee Pain, Radiculopathy, Musculoskeletal Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Neuromuscular Disorders, ... (Read more)

Dr. Jonathan Chad Levy, MD
Specializes in Other
5597 N. Dixie Highway
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 

Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Miami, Dr. Jonathan Levy attended Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. In his practice, he is particularly interested in shoulder problems and elbow problems. He has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Levy is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis, fractures (broken bones)

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

Dr. Alan Stuart Routman, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
5601 N Dixie Highway; Suite #210
Oakland Park, FL
 

Dr. Alan Routman's specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Broward Health Imperial Point. After completing medical school at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Dr. Routman performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Tulane University. Dr. Routman accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis, fractures (broken bones)

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

Dr. Michael Thomas Reilly, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
5301 N. Dixie Highway; Suite 203
Ft Lauderdale, FL
 

Dr. Michael Reilly, who practices in Fort Lauderdale, FL, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. In addition to English, Dr. Reilly speaks Spanish. He is especially interested in arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and sports health. He is affiliated with Holy Cross Hospital, Broward Health Imperial Point, and Broward Health Medical Center. After attending the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at Jackson Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Reilly has received a 3.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. 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. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Reilly's office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis

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

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1100 W Oakland Park Boulevard; Suite #3
Wilton Manors, FL
 

Dr. Kingsley Chin is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. In Dr. Chin's practice, he is particularly interested in arthritis. His average rating from his patients is 3.0 stars out of 5. He accepts United Healthcare HMO, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Harvard Orthopaedic Combined Residency Program, Dr. Chin attended Harvard Medical School. Dr. Chin speaks Spanish. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis

All Interests: Neck Problems, Arthritis, Spine Problems, Lower Back Problems

Dr. Robert Patrick Norton, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
280 Natura Avenue
Deerfield Beach, FL
 

Dr. Robert Norton sees patients in Deerfield Beach, FL and Boca Raton, FL. Dr. Robert Norton's medical specialties are spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Norton is professionally affiliated with Broward Health. Dr. Norton accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Norton attended Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College for medical school and subsequently trained at Jackson Memorial Medical Center for residency.

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

All Interests: Fractures, Lower Back Problems, Neck Problems, Arthritis, Spine Problems, Cancer, Minimally ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Spine Surgery, Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1821 Ne 25th Street
Lighthouse Point, FL
 

Dr. Ricardo Matos is a specialist in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is a graduate of Ponce School of Medicine. He trained at Methodist Hospital of Indiana and Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia for residency. Dr. Matos 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. Dr. Matos is conversant in Spanish. He is affiliated with Broward Health Medical Center.

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

All Interests: Fractures, Lower Back Problems, Neck Problems, Arthritis, Spine Problems, Pain, Osteoporosis, Trauma

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
5597 North Dixie Highway
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 

Dr. Domingo Delgado-Garcia, who practices in Fort Lauderdale, FL, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Delgado-Garcia include arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and sports health. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis, fractures (broken bones)

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

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1821 Ne 25th Street
Lighthouse Point, FL
 

Dr. Dominic Kleinhenz is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist in Lighthouse Point, FL. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. These areas are among Dr. Kleinhenz's clinical interests: arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and osteoporosis. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He is a graduate of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , osteoporosis, arthritis

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

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
5597 N. Dixie Highway
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 

Dr. Verano Hermida's specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. These areas are among his clinical interests: arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and sports health. He studied medicine at Temple University School of Medicine. Dr. Hermida has a 3.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis, fractures (broken bones)

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

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1821 Ne 25th Street
Lighthouse Point, FL
 

Dr. David Padden is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Padden is a graduate of St. Louis University School of Medicine. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. 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.

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

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

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
5597 N Dixie Highway
Oakland Park, FL
 

Dr. Martin Roche is an orthopedist. Dr. Roche is especially interested in knee problems. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received professional recognition including the following: Boca Raton Super Doctors and South Florida Super Doctors.

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

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

Dr. Scott Denny, PhD
Specializes in Acupuncture
572 E. Mcnab Road; Suite 103
Pompano Beach, FL
 

Dr. Scott Denny is an acupuncturist. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. These areas are among Dr. Denny's clinical interests: hepatitis, infertility, and sports health. He honors United Healthcare HMO, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , osteoporosis, trigger points, musculoskeletal problems

All Interests: Hepatitis, Infertility, Sports Health, Headache, Nutrition Issues, Osteoporosis, Chronic Fatigue ... (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.