Orthopedics & Sports Medicine


Baptist Health Experts: You Don’t Have to...

About 50 million U.S. adults suffer from chronic pain, one of the most common reasons for seeking medical care. Nonetheless, many suffer in silence and...

April 13, 2022 / 3 min read


At Miami Open, Baptist Health’s Sports Medicine...

The top tennis players who competed at the Miami Open at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens are well trained, but matches can last for...

April 13, 2022 / 2 min read


Arthroscopy: Cutting-Edge Care of Knee and Shoulder...

When conservative treatments fail to resolve knee and shoulder disorders, arthroscopic surgery may be a good option. Fernando A. Moya, M.D., Ph.D., a Board-certified orthopedic...

March 24, 2022 / 2 min read


Factors Affecting Joint Pain at Any Age:...

Chronic joint pain can happen at any age, although it is more common as you get older — possibly made worse by arthritis. The complex...

March 15, 2022 / 4 min read


Role Reversal: Bethesda East Vascular Surgeon Undergoes...

It’s not uncommon for doctors to fall ill or be injured and become patients — sometimes at the same hospital where they practice their specialized...

February 14, 2022 / 4 min read


Tending to Medical Needs of Olympic-Class Skiers...

Even with their mastery of speed, dexterity and endurance, Olympic skiers can sustain serious injuries of the knee, lower leg or shoulders. Luis Rodriguez, M.D., a...

February 10, 2022 / 4 min read


Arthroscopy of Knees and Shoulders: Perfecting Big...

Knee or shoulder arthroscopy — requiring only very small incisions — is more successful at reducing or eliminating pain from cartilage or soft tissue damage,...

February 9, 2022 / 3 min read


Keeping A Healthy Pace: Experts Advise Marathoners,...

If you’ve been training for months for your first marathon, as many have done for the upcoming 2022 Life Time Miami Marathon & Half on...

January 25, 2022 / 5 min read


Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: What You Need to...

Carpal tunnel syndrome is one of the most common conditions affecting the hand and is highly responsive to treatment, says Dalibel Bravo, M.D., a board-certified,...

January 19, 2022 / 3 min read


Knee and Hip Arthritis: Self-Assessment and Management

Could the pain you are feeling be arthritis? Francisco J. Garcia, physician assistant at the arthritis clinic at Baptist Health Orthopedic Care, answered this commonly...

January 13, 2022 / 4 min read