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Foot Orthopedic Surgery New Albany IN

Local resource for foot orthopedic surgery in New Albany. 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.

Edward E Bell Jr. MD
(812) 945-8792
1919 State St
New Albany, IN
Specialties
Orthopedics

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Frank Wayne Denzinger, DDS
(812) 944-6759
1813 State St
New Albany, IN
Specialties
Orthodontics/Dentofacial Orthopedics

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Michael Joseph Moskal, MD
(812) 941-7232
720 Rolling Creek Dr Ste 101
New Albany, IN
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680
Graduation Year: 1990
Hospital
Hospital: Jewish Hosp, Louisville, Ky; Baptist Hosp East, Louisville, Ky; Jewish Hosp Lexington, Lexington, Ky

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Joseph Edward Kutz, MD
(502) 561-4263
3605 Northgate Ct
New Albany, IN
Specialties
Orthopedics, Hand Surgery, General Surgery
Gender
Male
Languages
French, German, Spanish, Chinese, Other
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1958
Hospital
Hospital: Frazier Rehabilitation Center, Louisville, Ky; Jewish Hosp, Louisville, Ky; Kosair Childrens Hosp, Louisville, Ky
Group Practice: Kleinert Kutz & Assoc Hand Cr

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John M Conner
(812) 944-0765
1919 State St
New Albany, IN
Specialty
Orthopedic Surgery

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Luis Roman Scheker, MD
(502) 561-4263
3605 Northgate Ct Ste 101
New Albany, IN
Specialties
Orthopedics, Hand Surgery, Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Auto De Santo Domingo (Uasd), Fac De Cien Med, Santo Domingo
Graduation Year: 1976

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John Michael Conner, MD
(812) 944-0765
1919 State St Ste 424
New Albany, IN
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med, Lexington Ky 40536
Graduation Year: 1992

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Edward Everett Bell Jr, MD
(812) 945-8792
1919 State St Ste 462
New Albany, IN
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med, Louisville Ky 40202
Graduation Year: 1980

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Edward E Bell
(812) 945-8792
1919 State St Ste 462
New Albany, IN
Specialty
Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine

Data Provided By:
Luis Roman Scheker, MD
(502) 561-4263
New Albany, IN
Specialties
Orthopedics, Hand Surgery, Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Auto De Santo Domingo (Uasd), Fac De Cien Med, Santo Domingo
Graduation Year: 1976

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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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