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Specialist details benefits of new robotic colorectal surgery

Dr. Haane Massarotti recently joined Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital to lead the colon and re

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Improved carpal tunnel release surgery means a faster recovery

Dr. Joao Panattoni, a board-certified, fellowship-trained hand surgeon at Vero Orthopaedics, is exci

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We Care Clinic streamlines procedures and adds new services

Last year was challenging for We Care Clinic. Founder Dr. Dennis Saver, who worked tirelessly to

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For brain aneurysms, quick diagnosis and repair essential

It’s undetectable. It’s deadly. And it presents itself with no warning. A brain aneurysm is like

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Don’t ‘weight,’ act now: How not to pack on holiday pounds

With the holidays here, you’re likely attending more parties and festivities than any other time o

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Getting donated blood to patients requires coordinated process

Vero’s local blood donation center is part of OneBlood, which serves over 250 hospitals in the sou

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OB-GYN details new methods to prevent unwanted pregnancies

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), nearly half of the pregnancies in

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All the fixings: Treatment options abound for ailing shoulders

Dr. Daniel Plessl, a Harvard-trained physician who joined Vero Orthopaedics in September, developed

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Heel yes! Most foot/ankle fractures don’t require surgery

Good news for those with a foot or ankle injury: Dr. Dustin Constant of Vero Orthopaedics says a who

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New tech has docs well-armed for robotic-assisted surgeries

Imagine what you could do with two extra arms. Well, advanced technology in the medical profession h

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Pickleball’s popularity – and related injuries – on the rise

Pickleball is the fastest growing sport in the U.S. and pickleball injuries are growing right along

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High-tech aortic stenosis procedure can help prolong lives

As we age, not only our joints get stiff – so does the aortic valve, in many cases. This condition