Maimo Med Talk is the official podcast of Maimonides Health, located in Brooklyn, NY. Each episode brings listeners exclusive insights from the hospital's experienced doctors and executives on a variety of health and wellness topics. Every thoughtful question and answer is intended to inform, intrigue and inspire listeners, while helping them to explore all of the services that Maimonides has to offer.
Pre-Diabetes, a Primer
It may seem scary to discover that you have prediabetes, but it's actually a diagnosis that you can use to your advantage. Amy Huelle discusses prediabetes, who may be at risk, the symptoms you should look out for, and more.
Herniated discs can cause patients tremendous pain. Listen to Dr. Ahmed Saleh's advice. Dr. Saleh is an orthopedic surgeon at The Bone & Joint Center at Maimonides Health, one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery, according to Healthgrades.
Ten Years of TAVR: Looking Back, Looking Forward on This Game Changing Aortic Procedure
Maimonides Medical Center has been named among America's 50 best hospitals for cardiac surgery, largely due to their work with TAVR or transcatheter aortic valve replacement. Dr. Gregory Crooke and Dr. Robert Frankel discuss this life changing procedure alternative to traditional valve replacement.
Excessive Sweating: Don't Suffer in Silence. Help Is Here
Sweating is a normal part of our body's temperature regulation system but some people may experience an abnormal amount of excess sweating that isn't necessarily related to heat or exercise. Dr. Jason Shaw discusses excessive sweating, possible treatment solutions, and more.
Not Your Mother's Knee Replacement: The Latest in Joint Replacement Surgery
Robotic surgery has been a game changer in the orthopedic field. Dr. Jason Wong discusses the latest technology in joint replacement surgery using robotic surgery. Dr. Wong is part of Maimonides Medical Center, among the Top 100 Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery (Healthgrades 2022).
Treating the Whole Child: How Maimonides Children’s Hospital Uses Social Determinants of Health
As patients, we rely on our doctors to take care of our health but there's more to our health than how we're feeling right now. Join us as Dr. Yonit Lax discusses social determinants of health, how they impact wellness, and what steps Maimonides is taking to support your good health.