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Foot Orthopedic Surgery Meridian ID

Local resource for foot orthopedic surgery in Meridian. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to ankle foot surgery, flat foot surgery, clubfoot surgery, diabetic foot surgery, and sesamoiditis surgery, as well as advice and content on surgery for plantar fasciitis and bone spurs.

Robert Eric Carlson, MD
782 S Crosstimber Ave
Meridian, ID
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Los Angeles, Ucla Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90024
Graduation Year: 1991

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Stanley Warren Moss, MD
(208) 855-9600
520 S Eagle Rd Ste 1201
Meridian, ID
Specialties
Orthopedics, Emergency Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1973
Hospital
Hospital: St Lukes Reg Medctr, Boise, Id; St Alphonsus Reg Med Ctr, Boise, Id

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Joseph Michael Verska
(208) 855-2900
360 E Montvue Dr
Meridian, ID
Specialty
Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

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Dr.Joseph M. Verska
(208) 855-2900
360 East Montvue Dr # 100
Meridian, ID
Gender
M
Speciality
Orthopedic Surgeon
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.7, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Dr.Andrew Curran
(208) 288-4952
520 South Eagle Road #2110
Meridian, ID
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med, Midwestern Univ
Year of Graduation: 1994
Speciality
Orthopedic Surgeon
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.8, out of 5 based on 4, reviews.

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Kyle L Palmer
(208) 884-8300
3875 East Overland Road
Meridian, ID
Specialty
Orthopedic Surgery

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Dr.Stanley Moss
(208) 855-9600
520 S Eagle Rd # 1201
Meridian, ID
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1973
Speciality
Orthopedic Surgeon
General Information
Hospital: St Lukes Reg Medctr, Boise, Id
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

Data Provided By:
Edwin Merle Clark
(208) 855-2900
360 E Montvue Dr
Meridian, ID
Specialty
Orthopedic Surgery

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Roman V Schwartsman, MD
(208) 855-2410
520 S Eagle Rd Ste 2108
Meridian, ID
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mi State Univ Coll Of Human Med, East Lansing Mi 48824
Graduation Year: 1991

Data Provided By:
Stanley Warren Moss
(208) 855-9600
520 S Eagle Rd
Meridian, ID
Specialty
Orthopedic Surgery

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Foods to Help You Mend

Make food your ally when you’re battling stress, fighting fatigue or illness, or trying to heal from wounds or injuries.

There I sat, head in hands, shoulders slumped, totally stressed out. Unfortunately, it was the last day of my vacation, not the first. During that supposed respite, the week between Christmas and New Year’s, I managed to fit in day surgery for a thankfully noncancerous mole, pull a hamstring muscle while running off an excess of Christmas cookie calories, and spend two nights entirely without sleep—the first wrapping presents and the second wide-eyed when the kids played with those electronic ear-shattering gifts. What I needed at this point was a gulp from the fountain of youth. But what I found instead was a repast that would make me feel restored, refreshed, and rejuvenated.

“Your body responds to stress by making stress hormones,” says Michelle Kleist, RD, executive director for the Destination Spa Group . “These hormones help your body respond to situations of extreme need. But when your body makes too many of these hormones for a long period of time, the hormones wear your body down and suppress your immune system and your emotions.”

Kleist continues, “You can help lower cortisol levels, boost natural defenses, calm yourself, and decrease the negative effects of stress on your body and mind by fueling your body with the nutrients it needs to stay healthy. A well-balanced eating plan, in addition to getting enough sleep and exercise to relieve pent-up tension, can help you feel energized and alert and keep your weight under control.”

Protein, calories, omega-3 fatty acids, antioxidants, and minerals are the key nutrients when you need an especially healthful healing diet to help you mend from illness, injury, fatigue, or stress.

Protein
Look at your muscles, feel your skin, hear your heart beat. These are just a few parts of your body built predominantly from protein. Protein makes up nearly 17% of our body weight and is essential for monumental tasks such as growth and repair, all biological processes, muscle contraction, immune protection, and nerve impulse transmission.

Your protein needs can skyrocket when you are recovering from surgery. “Orthopedic, gastrointestinal, cardiac—virtually any type of surgery calls for wound healing and that requires protein,” says dietitian Patricia Vasconcellos, RD, CDE, LDN .
 
Indeed, a study by researchers at the University of Missouri School of Medicine’s department of orthopedics released in 2006 found that rats that ate the highest protein diet healed more quickly from a bone fracture. Rats on the highest protein diet also showed positive signs of elevated serum albumin, which is linked to immune function, greater body and muscle mass, and better bone mineral density.

How much protein should we eat to heal a wound? Recommendations are from 75 to 90 grams per day for a 130-p...

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