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Exercise Is Medicine
The Sports ER and Urgent Care Center is dedicated to the health and wellness of our community. We promote exercise as medicine, and believe that movement leads to better overall health and is the key to enhancing one’s quality of life.
We take great pride in caring for our patients, whether they have challenging chronic diseases in need of assistance or if they sustain an injury.
Additionally, we are proud of our athletes and have created a program to keep them healthy and performing at a high level, and by providing care tailored to the physically active.
It’s not just athletes: Doctors at the Olympics have also worked years to get there The official U.S. Olympic Committee’s Sports Medicine Division recruits a crew of volunteer doctors — as well as orthopedists, chiropractors, nurses, sports therapists, massage...read more
Low Back Pain: A Guide For Coaches And Athletes On Anatomy, Types, And Treatment When I practiced massage therapy, clients frequently came to me seeking treatment for lower back pain. Now, as a coach, I see that coaches will encounter many athletes with back pain, as...read more
By: Dr. Hillel Z. Harris, M.D. Every athlete will inevitably suffer some type of injury. The goal, of course, is to reduce the chances of this occurring. What are the factors that predispose towards injury, and what can be done to lessen the chances of one occurring?...read more
By Dr. Hillel Z. Harris, MD With winter arriving in full effect here in South Florida, a common problem we are seeing in our patients is bronchitis. Symptoms include coughing (either dry or productive), difficulty breathing, and generalized weakness or...read more
Treadmill VS Outdoor Running: Which is Better? How Effective is Treadmill Running Compared to Running Outside? Running terrain makes all the difference in training. Running on the treadmill is easier than running outdoors, for a variety of reasons. One reason is...read more
Learn How to Recover From Sports Injury How to recover from a sports injury and have a successful rehab period is our latest how-to video. In this episode you will learn how to recover from an injury, what are the different stages of recovering from injury and how to...read more