Tag: Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute

Senior Olympian Competing Again With Pain-Free Knees...

David Host, a retired teacher who became a “senior Olympian,” will turn 70 this year. A standout example of fitness...

September 8, 2021

Runner’s Knee: Facts on This Fairly Common,...

The medical term is patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS) — but you probably know the condition as “runner’s knee” — referring...

August 23, 2021

Hip Resurfacing: A Better Option for Young,...

Hip resurfacing, a term not as familiar has hip replacement, is a specialized type of surgery to replace a damaged...

August 12, 2021

3D Printing Technology Revolutionizes Foot and Ankle...

Total ankle replacement surgery using innovative 3D printing technology is proving to be a game changer for patients with advanced...

July 22, 2021

Testosterone: Men, Here are the Medical Facts...

From radio and TV ads to social media posts, there’s a lot of buzz about testosterone and something called “Low...

July 19, 2021

Why Don’t Men Go to the Doctor?

Men are much less likely than women to seek medical attention when they’re not feeling well. The question is: why? Why are...

June 15, 2021

Even for Men Who Ignore Their Health,...

Among the things spouses will never understand about their husbands – aside from their inability to ask for directions when...

June 15, 2021

Returning to Exercise Post-COVID-19

Returning to exercise after an illness like COVID-19 takes planning and patience, says Maria Kyriacou, M.D., a primary care sports...

May 26, 2021

FIU Decathlon Athlete Back on Track After...

Among both amateur and Olympic track & field athletes, it doesn’t get more challenging than the grueling 10-event, 2-day decathlon,...

May 20, 2021

‘I’m Pain-Free Now’ — An Active Lifestyle...

Throughout her years in school and afterward as she took part in many sports and workouts, Adriana Collado dealt with...

May 4, 2021

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Telehealth and Beyond

Telehealth visits for urgent care and mental health counseling have become commonplace during the last 18 months. Technology once limited to the doctor’s office is...

Brain Aneurysms: Vital Insights Into This...

There is no doubt that a brain aneurysm — a weak spot on an artery that balloons or bulges out and fills with blood —...

International Patient’s Positive Attitude Aids in...

A routine trip to the supermarket became anything but for Grand Cayman resident Tania Slijper. The 57-year-old had just pulled up to the parking lot...

Pain Management Solutions: More Options Help...

At least 20 percent of U.S. adults live with chronic pain, which frequently limits leisure or work activities, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease...

Miami Cancer Institute’s CEO Discusses the...

Editor’s Note: To mark World Cancer Research Awareness Day on September 24, Miami Cancer Institute CEO and executive medical director Michael J. Zinner, M.D., offers...

COVID-19 Roundup: Latest on Pfizer Booster...

FDA Approves Pfizer-BioNTech Booster Shots for Those 65-plus, Certain Others at ‘High Risk’ The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has amended the “emergency use...

Ask The Psychiatrist: What’s Behind the...

Suicide rates in the U.S. are rising, experts say, and the coronavirus pandemic may be to blame. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control...

Vascular Disease Awareness: Facts on the...

An unobstructed flow of nutrient-rich blood is necessary for preventing both heart and vascular diseases, and it is the vital link they share. But it’s...

Spine Surgeries at Miami Neuroscience Institute...

Ignoring persistent back pain is not a good idea, because you never know if it’s your body’s signal that something serious is causing your discomfort....

Aneurysms: A Talk With A Pioneering...

An aneurysm, or ballooning of an artery, is often called a silent killer because it develops without any symptoms. Most aneurysms are discovered by accident during...