Dr. Michelle Weiner Couples Night Out at the Medical Center will be going virtual from 5 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, with a presentation called Cannabis & Pain Management by Michelle Weiner, D.O., MPH. Dr. Weiner practices personalized medicine focusing on holistic treatment options to help patients improve their quality of life, decrease their…

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We are pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Nancy Epstein, M.D., to the Medical Center’s Visiting Specialists program. Due to COVID-19, she will be offering spine consultations via telemedicine. Dr. Epstein is a Neurosurgical Spine Specialist with over 38 years of experience. She is also Professor of Clinical Neurosurgery at School of Medicine, SUNY…

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Rudolph Tanzi, Ph.D., will kick off the 2021 Medical Center Lecture Series with important information in neurogenetics aimed at finding a cure for Alzheimer’s disease. His lecture will be live broadcast at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, at https://oceanreef2021.hosted.events/Home Dr. Tanzi started the Cure Alzheimer’s Fund in 2004 with Co-Chairman Jeff Morby, Director Jacqui Morby…

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The Medical Center presents a Ladies Night Out with a new twist: via live broadcast at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 6. Due to the live broadcase, for which we thank Ocean Reef Club providing the link, there is no social distancing required and no attendance limit. Please check your Club email for information on joining…

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Distribution of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine has begun in many states. The amount each state has received and the criteria for distribution varies, with nursing home patients and healthcare workers receiving priority. There is changing information on who will be eligible next, based on age and health criteria and the number of doses delivered to each…

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The Medical Center Lecture Series has five outstanding presentations for the 2021 season. The format will be different than in previous years due to COVID-19 restrictions; however, great speakers and topics will be presented with live broadcasts arranged through PSAV. Stay tuned for future information regarding how to connect to these live broadcasts. The 2021…

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The Medical Center is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Heberto Ramon Valdes to our Visiting Specialists program. Dr. Valdes is a board-certified physician with Baptist Health South Florida. In addition to his work treating patients, Dr. Valdes is an assistant professor of medicine at the University of Central Florida (UCF) College of Medicine.…

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The COVID-19 pandemic has changed what we do for entertainment, and if you’re like many people, you’re probably spending more time on a computer, smart phone, tablet or other technology … all with screens. Focusing on a computer display, tablet or other device has been shown to reduce blinking up to one-third to one-half of…

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In keeping with the most advanced technology in diagnostics, the Medical Center has replaced its 13-year-old Philips CT Scanner with a state-of-the-art Philips IQon Elite 256-slice scanner which provides a more nuanced look at body tissues and more detailed anatomical information. The new scanner has spectral technology capabilities. The varied frequencies of X-rays in a…

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The Medical Center does its best to accommodate appointment requests the same day when possible; however, there are difficult days when schedules are full or an urgent appointment is added to the day. For patients who prefer not to wait for the next available appointment with their respective provider, The Medical Center’s new Day Clinic…

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