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Dr. John Moor

Sports Medicine
Sarasota, FL
39 years experience male

Locations

Advanced SportsMedicine Center

Sarasota, FL

Address

2446 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Practice website

Fax

941-957-3059

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Sports Medicine

Doctor Q&A

44 Answers
13 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Tendon sheath inflam: Named after swiss surgeon fritz de Quervain's in 1895 , it is an irritation of the sheath or tunnel that surrounds the extensor pollicis brevis and ab... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Yes.: Stay away from activities that cause pain or swelling. Consult your orthopedic surgeon.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Stop anticoagulants: Bruising is caused by bleeding and implies coagulation problems. Aspirin, nsaids, coumadin, (warfarin) plavix, xarelto, some herbals, and many others ... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Rotator cuff rehab: Shoulder pain during overhead activity is rotator cuff impingement and tendon degeneration until proven otherwise. Classic. Avoid painful abducted sho... Read More
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Ideal wt, exercise: Get to ideal body weight which is 110 lbs for first 5 feet tall and then allow 6 more lbs for each inch taller than that for males. Daily routine is: ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Keep wrists straight: Push ups require wrist hyper extension, and that often hurts. So, do push ups on fists on carpet or hold onto dumbbells to keep wrists straight and no... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Numbness = nerves: Numbness is mostly caused by nerve problems, and in this case it is typically coming from the neck. Both sides means stenosis(narrowing) instead of he... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Muscle can always gr: Lifting weights stimulates your body to adapt to stress by making muscle and bone thicker and stronger, but does not make bones grow longer. Bone grow... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
All exercise: All isometric exercise tones the body. Isometric only means muscle contraction without motion. Like playing statue. Supermans tone the back surface an... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
X=rays, mri: Pinpoint tenderness, focal pain with torque on the bone, local swelling are clues, but x-rays, mri, bone scan, ct scan are most accurate.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Very: While shoulder replacement is a very exacting surgery, most orthopedists who do them have specialized training and large experience. Results are excel... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Almost never: The 2 indications for shoulder replacement are cartilage destruction later causing secondary pain. Usually arthritis. Medically necessary surgery is ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Yes: Acl tears that are partial typically heal adequately without surgery and rarely tear completely later. Complete tears never heal spontaneously but a r... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
None unfortunately: Arthritis is joint inflammation. More than 100 types and all mean cartilage wear. Cartilage is the gristle capping the end of the bone on a chicken l... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
No: Exercise does not target specific fat areas. While people can deposit fat asymmetrically, exercise only affects the local muscles. That is, situps don... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Unlikely.: It is unlikely that a pain killer will affect your period.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Usu. 6-12 months: It usually takes an average of 6 months to 1 year to the patient is again fully functional.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
From Dr. Purchase: The list negative effects is long, including both short and long-term effects. The short list is aggression, manic episodes, acne, alopecia, increased... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
No: Skateboarding like snowboarding requires riding with pressure on the front part of your foot during toe turns. That requires your calf muscles to work... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Protect kneecaps: Knee cap cartilage wear is the issue. Patella compression force is 8 times body weight w jumping, and 3xbw during squats/stairs.Avoid inclines, declin... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Protein: Protein is needed within an hour after resistive workouts to maximize muscle gain. Proteinplus liquid from metrx and premier protein bars are examples... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
If pain is relieved: Classic teaching is ice first and heat later. Fact is, both increase blood flow. That's why your face turns red equally when you go outside in heat or... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Apps: Use loseit, livestrong, or any of many smart phone apps to keep track of calories, nutrition, exercise, weight fluctuation. Easy and fun. Effective. C... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Kneecap pain choices: Knee cap(patella) cartilage wear is the very common issue here. Patella compression force is 8 times body weight w jumping, and 3xbw during squats/sta... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Inflammation: Warm joints are typically caused by inflammation, a healing response mediated by your body's cells. An injured area attracts healing white blood cells... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Avoid pain, cuff str: Shoulder pain during overhead activity is rotator cuff impingement and tendon degeneration until proven otherwise. Classic. Avoid painful abducted sho... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Needs ortho eval: Persistent pain and masses are bad. May mean fracture(bone break), dislocation, hematoma, tumor, infection. You have given it a chance to spontaneousl... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Calories = weight: 5000 calories in food equals one pound of weight gain. Normal daily activity burns about 1500 calories per day. Simple math for net weight gain depend... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Muscle gain: It's a simple concept but hard to do. Resistive exercise and protein in diet of 2mg kg of body weight each day. Legs, back, abdomen, and arm exercise... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Usually not at all: Concussions do not mandate hospital stays. Brain bleeding does. Concussion severity varies and neurological checks at home may be required hourly for ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Get medical help: Eating is normal. If you cannot eat, then you need help right away and very importantly. You could be permanently harmed otherwise. For now, drink you... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Many like nautilus: Isotonic only means the same resistance throughout motion. Old nautilus machines purported to do that.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
NSAID treat symptoms: If darwinian means natural selection, that would be no treatment. All treatments have risks and should be weighed against benefits. Nsaids only treat ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Variable.: Recovery time is variable. Arthroscopy depends on individual circumstance.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Cardiovascular Exer.: Cardiovascular exercise. Examples: running, jogging, swimming, biking etc.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Elevated temperature: Warm to touch means elevated temperature to palpation of the skin. It can indicate inflammation or infection to the area.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Splinting.: Sometimes it needs to be surgically fixed - but it needs to splinted in extension. See your orthopedic surgeon for possible ligament damage.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Walking, Swimming: Musculoskeletal movement that requires expenditure of energy. Daily physical activity can be something as simple as walking.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Stop activity: Stop whatever you are doing to cause repetitive concussions or permanent harm will occur. See neurology. You don't need insurance to see a doctor, you... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
No need: Yes, but why? Toe raises make posterior tibial tendon work and restores the arch when toe walking. But flat feet are a normal variation that even worl... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Wt loss, exercise: Get to ideal body weight which is 110 lbs for first 5 feet tall and then allow 6 more lbs for each inch taller than that for males. Daily routine is: ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Avoid painful action: Golfer's elbow(aka medial epicondylitis) is partial pulling off of the tendons/muscles that flex the wrist and turn the palm down. Pain says you're st... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Be eval by surgeon: Walking shouldn't cause lumps. A spontaneous mass or swelling on one thigh is bad and needs evaluation by orthopedics as it could be cancer, infection... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moor
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Friction: Probably still have too much friction of the sensitive and delicate areolar tissue. Try a slippery surface like a big band aid or Saran wrap between t... Read More

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Testimonials
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HealthTap member
Jan 15, 2013
Dr. Moor is a terrific doc! Over the past five years I have seen him for my shoulder, knee and wrist. I attribute all parts working great and feeling good to him. I've recommended him my mom and ne...Read More
HealthTap member
Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Moor is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Moor is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This saved my life. Thank You! I have been planning to take steroids but thanks for clearing the doubts your answers saved my healthy body.
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Thank you. I am a sports student and needed that

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Medical College of Ohio at Toledo
Graduated 1983MD

Residency

Chief Resident 1988

Residency

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery 1987

Residency

Orthopedic Surgery 1986

Affiliations

HAS BEEN AFFILIATED WITH:
The Cincinnati Reds
The Sarasota Ballet Company
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