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SIMEDHealth has a proud tradition of offering convenient, affordable, quality health care in multiple specialty areas.
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Multiple services, one health record.
SIMEDHealth combines primary care physicians, specialists, diagnostic and therapeutic services in an integrated team approach.

Latest News

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Jun 2018

The Migraine Treatment You Could Be Missing

By: Mireillee Lamourt | Tags: Dr. Gabriel Paulian, Rehabilitation Medicine, Interventional Pain Management

38 million people in the U.S. suffer from migraines, according to Migraine.com. Of those 38 million, 11 million people say their disability is due to migraines.

June is Migraine and Headache Awareness month. With so many people suffering from migraines, it seems that we’re pretty aware of the problem. However, according to Dr. Gabriel Paulian of SIMEDHealth’s Rehabilitation Medicine, not all headaches and migraines are the same.

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Jun 2018

Depression: Tips to Help Friends and Family

By: Nicole.Wiesenthal | Tags: Dr. Kristy Quackenbush, Kristy Quackenbush MD, Depression, SIMED Health Psychology, Health Psychology

Many people have dealt with depression or know someone who has struggled with it. This can make everyday tasks difficult to perform and take the fun out of hobbies and passions. Sometimes people may not know what to do, if they should seek help, or if they even have depression. We spoke with SIMED Health Psychologist Dr. Kristy Quackenbush-Orr. She shared tips on how to help friends and family.

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Jun 2018

Joyce Hinkle Brings the Great Outdoors to SIMEDHealth’s Lobby

By: Mireillee Lamourt | Tags: GFAA, Gainesville Fine Arts Association, Artist of the Month

Originally from Missouri, Joyce Hinkle moved down to Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, in 1973. This meant she was able to spend a lot of time at the beach taking in the sandy, palm-filled landscapes.

Hinkle likes to draw her inspiration from nature and from pictures she takes during her travels. So far she’s been to the Bahamas, St Croix, Mexico, Canada, France, Corsica, Italy, and most of the United States. Each time she returns to pour her inspiration into her artwork.

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May 2018

Sleep Troubles? It May Be Your Sleep Hygiene

By: Mireillee Lamourt | Tags: Sleep Center, Sleep Medicine, Galina Bogorodskaya MD

We all know what it feels like when you don’t get enough sleep. You’re sluggish, yawning, drowsy and reaching for an extra cup of coffee throughout the day. Although for some of us, the sleep troubles don’t stop there.

According to SIMEDHealth’s medical director for sleep medicine, Dr. Galina Bogorodskaya, it may not be that you’re not getting enough sleep, but rather you’re not getting enough good sleep.