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Treating Acne: Oral medications, Chemical Peels, Non-Invasive Lasers

What do Cameron Diaz, Brad Pitt and Alicia Keys all have in common? Well, besides being worth millions, they all struggle with acne. Acne doesn’t discriminate, it affects men and women of all races and a large range of ages. … Continue reading

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Researchers Identify Bone-Regenerating Cell

Scientists at the Columbia University Medical Center have discovered a stem cell that rebuilds bone and cartilage in mice. In a NIH funded study, they tracked protein signatures of steochondroreticular (OCR) stem cells. OCRs, they found, self-regenerate and form important … Continue reading

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Thanks to Our Patients & Employees for a Great 2012

As a new year begins, we would like to take a moment to thank everyone who contributed to the success of Fort Lauderdale Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine during 2012. First, we express a heartfelt thank-you to our wonderful patients. We … Continue reading

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3 Important Reasons to Choose the Independent South Florida Orthopedic Surgeon

As we mentioned in an earlier blog, in recent years it has become the norm for large corporate hospitals to acquire smaller, formerly private medical practices. While we understand the majority of medical personnel who operate in a corporate setting … Continue reading

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Hospital vs. Private Practice: Why the Independent South Florida Orthopedic Surgeon is Better for Your Health & Pocketbook

Have you ever wondered if there are advantages to choosing a hospital-employed physician over a private practice South Florida orthopedic surgeon, like Fort Lauderdale Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine? Will you receive better care in a hospital setting? Are the costs … Continue reading

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Medical Tourism & Orthopedic Surgery in Fort Lauderdale

Did you know that, increasingly, citizens of other countries are seeking medical treatment in the United States? This trend is known as medical tourism, and South Florida is one of the national hotspots for these visitors in search of medical … Continue reading

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What Do Florida Orthopaedic Specialists Do?

Simply put, orthopaedics is the branch of medicine that deals with the musculoskeletal system. “Orthopaedics” is the correct medical spelling for our specialty, though “orthopedics” is also an acceptable spelling. Florida orthopaedic specialists focus on the diagnosis and treatment of … Continue reading

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