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You and your family’s health is our top priority.  With hectic daily schedules staying on the path to a healthy lifestyle can be challenging. Below you will find helpful articles and quick tips to make staying healthy a little easier.     

Posted on September 1, 2015 in General News

Orlando Health Physician Associates, one of the largest multi-specialty healthcare groups in Central Florida, has acquired Pediatric Associates of Orlando. Founded in 1939, it was one of the first pediatric practices in Central Florida. The acquisition is effective September 1, 2015.

“We are thrilled to welcome Pediatric Associates of Orlando to the Orlando Health family,” said Cynthia Powell, MD, President of Orlando Health Physicians. “By working together, we will move forward on collaboration efforts on several initiatives to enhance care for our pediatric patients here in Central Florida.”

“At Pediatric Associates we have dedicated our careers to providing the best care for our families,” said Gregory Gordon, MD, Pediatric...

Posted on August 16, 2015 in Our Physicians in the News

Orlando Health Physician Associates OB/GYN Dr. Ricardo Lopez appeared on FOX 35 Good Day Orlando to discuss age and pregnancy, and the increased use of fertility treatments, including in-vitro fertilization, to start a family.

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Posted on August 15, 2015 in Our Physicians in the News

Orlando Health Physician Associates OB/GYN Dr. Ricardo Lopez appeared on FOX 35 Good Day Orlando both to discuss the impact of motherhood on a woman’s well-being and a recent study that found that the emotional impact of having a first baby can reduce the chance of parents wanting to have a second child. 

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Posted on August 14, 2015 in Our Physicians in the News

Orlando Health Physician Associates' foot and ankle surgeon Dr. Lori Grant discussed the topic of back-to-school shoe shopping and the importance of focusing on foot health in a recent blog on Moms Know Best 2

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Posted on July 5, 2015 in Our Physicians in the News

Orlando Health Physician Associates OB/GYN Ricardo Lopez, MD, appeared again on Good Day Orlando discussing another sun related topic. This time he talked about a new study on sunscreen and fertility and what women need to know about protecting their skin and future fertility.  

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Posted on July 4, 2015 in Our Physicians in the News

Orlando Health Physician Associates pediatrician Alix Casler, MD, appeared on Good Day Orlando to  discuss another popular summer topic in the news - dry drowning. Dr. Casler explained the difference between dry drowning and submersion injuries, and spelled out for parents the warning signs they need to look for and when their children should see a doctor.

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Posted on July 3, 2015 in Our Physicians in the News

Orlando Health Physician Associates OB/GYN Ricardo Lopez, MD, appeared LIVE on Good Day Orlando discussing a popular summer topic in the news - the impact of the sun on fertility. In this interview, Dr. Lopez looked at a new study on exposure to the sun, Vitamin D and a woman’s ability to become pregnant. 

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Posted on June 29, 2015 in Our Physicians in the News

Sensible shoes are important for our foot health, but just what kinds of problems can high heels really cause for our feet? Dr. Lori Grant, foot and ankle surgeon, Orlando Health Physician Associates, appeared LIVE on FOX 35 Good Day Orlando to discuss this very topic. Dr. Grant explained the health implications of wearing high heels and gave practical advice for women who love their shoes, but also want to avoid foot and ankle problems.

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Posted on June 16, 2015 in Our Physicians in the News

Dr. Bob Duggan, foot and ankle surgeon, Orlando Health Physician Associates, appeared on FOX 35 Good Day Orlando to discuss the impact of summer heat on our foot health. He pointed out how the summer season can negatively affect our feet and what we can be doing to take better care of our feet all year long.

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Posted on May 20, 2015 in Our Physicians in the News

Last week, Dr. Ricardo Lopez, OB/GYN, Orlando Health Physician Associates appeared live on FOX 35 Good Day Orlando to discuss postnatal depletion and a new study that claimed that a woman’s brain shrinks 5% while she’s pregnant and can lead to consequences for 10 years after giving birth. Dr. Lopez discussed the truth about postnatal depletion, if mommy brain is a real thing and what women can do recover more quickly from the impact of pregnancy on their bodies.

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