“It’s the Holidays ... I’m going to eat what I want, and when it’s over I’ll go back to normal.” Sound familiar? It’s fun until our stomach says it’s not so fun.
The long-term World Health Initiative brought new light to the subject of hormone replacement therapy. Bioidentical hormones are increasing in popularity as a result.
The peak of flu season begins in December and goes through February. It’s important to know how the flu can be transmitted and how it can affect adults and children differently.
The Medical Center welcomes new Visiting Specialist Dr. Deborah Longwill, a dermatologist who has served the South Florida community for more than 25 years and has spearheaded several advances in her field.
The United States Preventative Services Task Force has begun recommending annual CT lung cancer screenings for high-risk patients. The Medical Center offers these screenings.
When in doubt whether chest pain or dizziness is an emergency, it’s easy to become confused about what to do or who to call. It’s important to refrain from self-diagnosing or interpreting a potentially serious symptom by thinking, “I’ll just wait and see what happens.” Driving yourself or someone else to the Medical Center can waste precious treatment time and create a dangerous driving situation.
November is National Diabetes Month, and with it comes a wealth of statistics and news about cutting-edge technology for monitoring and treating the disease.
We are pleased to announce that visiting Dermatologist Dr. Alysa Herman will be expanding her services to include Mohs Surgery starting Thursday, Nov. 2.
Fully recovered from Hurricane Irma, the Medical Center is recognizing Physical Therapy Month by offering balance evaluations and classes starting October 17.
Please join us in welcoming Jose Romano, Assistant Vice President at Baptist Health South Florida, who has been named Chief Operating Officer of the Medical Center at Ocean Reef.
The Medical Center at Ocean Reef
50 Barracuda Lane
Key Largo, FL 33037
Main Phone: 305-367-2600
Fax Number: 305-367-4573
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