Roderick Santa Maria, M.D.

Roderick Santa Maria, M.D.

Internal Medicine

Dr. Santa Maria is a concierge physician working in Boca Raton, FL. He works with all types of patients and specializes in cardiovascular disease treatment and prevention, nutrition, lipid management, weight control and chronic illness.

Working with patients with rare, genetic, and autoimmune diseases — helping them to manage their condition with ease and comfort.

ARTICLES

 

 

 

CDC Reports: First Chikungunya case acquired in the United States reported in Florida

CDC Reports: First Chikungunya case acquired in the United States reported in Florida

Seven months after the mosquito-borne virus chikungunya was recognized in the Western Hemisphere, the first locally acquired case of the disease has surfaced in the continental United States. The case was reported today in Florida in a male who had not recently traveled outside the United States. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is working closely with the Florida Department of Health to investigate how the patient contracted the virus; CDC will also monitor for additional locally acquired U.S. cases in the coming weeks and months.

read more
Five Things You Didn’t Know About Alzheimer’s Disease

Five Things You Didn’t Know About Alzheimer’s Disease

CNN — Approximately 44 million people live with dementia worldwide, according to the Alzheimer’s Association. By 2050, that number is expected to more than triple to 115 million.

In the fight against these fast-growing numbers, experts from all over the world discussed the latest research at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark, this week.

Here are five things we learned about Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia:

read more
Upcoming POTS Webinar Q+A: What Do You Want to Know?

Upcoming POTS Webinar Q+A: What Do You Want to Know?

You’ll be able to submit all your questions. We’ll answer as many questions as we can in the hour and a half, free, online webinar. Whether it’s questions on medication, new treatment, research, or just managing day-to-day symptoms feel free to send your questions directly to PotsResearchGroup@Yahoo.com with the subject “QUESTION” in the email.

read more
Mast Cell Activation Disorder: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment Options

Mast Cell Activation Disorder: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment Options

Abdominal pain, intestinal cramping, burning pain, cough, conjunctivitis, difficulty focusing, headache, hives—and the list goes on. For patients with MCAD, life is a continuous pinball machine of symptoms blasting from one organ system to the next.

Mast Cell Activation Disorder (MCAD) is a complex condition that can cause disruption everywhere from the gastrointestinal tract and skin to the cardiovascular respiratory and neurological system.

read more
Page 3 of 612345...Last »

 

 

 

 

 

 

Roderick Santa Maria, M.D.

Dr. Roderick Santa Maria

 

 

 

Pin It on Pinterest