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  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • Accepted Insurance

  • Humana
  • Cigna

Doctors in Advanced Orthopedics

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    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of Hollywood, FL that specialze in Sports Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery, Pain Medicine and Anesthesiology

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Ratings & Comments

50 ratings with 8 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Advanced Orthopedics when asked is excellent. Advanced Orthopedics has been reviewed by 50 patients. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Advanced Orthopedics as provided by patient reviews is 27 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

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Advanced Orthopedics

3500 Tyler St
Hollywood, FL 33021
(954) 987-2047

Specialties

4 specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Anesthesiology

    Anesthesiologists are physicians who are trained to administer anesthetics, which are medicines used to block nerve sensation. Anesthesia can be either local to one specific part of a body, like a tooth, or regional to block feeling to a larger portion of the body, such as during an epidural for child birth. It can also be more general to block sensation to the entire body, resulting in unconsciousness.
    Anesthesiologists assist in surgery by determining how much anesthesia is necessary and by monitoring the patient's level of responsiveness and vital signs throughout the procedure. The anesthesia specialist will also bring the patient out of anesthesia and then continue to monitor his or her vital signs post-operation.
    Besides assisting in surgeries, anesthesiologists may also treat patients suffering from chronic pain.

Doctors in Advanced Orthopedics

  • Dr. Edwin W Maldonado MD

    Pain Medicine, Anesthesiology

    Hollywood, FL

    4.3
    (38)
  • Dr. Barry E Schapiro MD

    Sports Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery

    Hollywood, FL

    3.8
    (12)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • University Of Miami Leonard M Miller School Of Medicine
  • Ponce School Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Advanced Orthopedics. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Sports Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery, Pain Medicine and Anesthesiology near Advanced Orthopedics Hollywood, FL.

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

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