Healthy Habits

Give Your Health a Check-Up

Do you have questions about your health you’ve put off asking? Or maybe you’re not sure where to get trusted health advice.

Through our new online video series, Lakeland providers share information and advice on important
health topics and issues that affect you and your family. Visit spectrumhealthlakeland.org/asktheexperts to view all the Check-Up videos or submit a health question of your own.

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Knee Injury: Jonathan Paulus "Bouncing Back from an Injury"

While playing a game of basketball, 37-year-old Jonathan Paulus noticed discomfort in his knee. In the days that followed he could no longer straighten his knee and knew it was time to seek medical care.

Plastic Surgery Secrets (Ginard Henry, MD)

Plastic surgeon, Ginard Henry, MD, answers questions and address concerns people may have about plastic surgery.

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: Michael Aldrich "Make Food Fun Again"

Michael Aldrich suffered from gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) nearly his whole life.

Gentle, Compassionate Care Close to Home

At Spectrum Health Lakeland, we're part of a team of 80 da Vinci ® surgeons who are specially trained in the latest minimally invasive surgical techniques.

Orthopedic Surgery: Caren Rossow "Begin with the End in Mind"

After years of wear and tear on her body, Caren Rossow was knee-deep in pain. Since undergoing a bi-lateral knee replacement Caren is back living life the fullest.

Jeff Hannan "Three Years Later and a Clean Bill of Health"

Jeff Hannan's primary care provider discovered a strange lump on his neck which he later learned was thyroid cancer. Two surgeries and multiple tests later, he is happy to have received a clean bill of health at his last check-up.

Say Goodbye to GERD (Seth Miller, MD)

General surgeon, Seth Miller, MD, discusses the TIF ® procedure, an innovative approach which reconstructs the body’s natural barrier to reflux without an incision.

Orthopedic Surgery: John Hoffman “Four Surgeries in Four Years”

Over the course of four years he experienced limited function in both of his knees and shoulders.

Weight Loss Surgery: Allen Porter “In the Blink of an Eye”

With the help of bariatric surgeon, Seth Miller, MD, Allen is down 165 pounds and feeling better than ever.

Vein Surgery: Aaron Wolfe "Back in Circulation"

When the pain in Aaron's legs became so great he sought the help of vein specialist, Glen Hastings, MD

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