Dr. Martin Tamler

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Naples, FL
35 years experience male

Locations

Jaffe Sports Medicine

Naples, FL

Address

1865 Veterans Park Drive, Suite 101, Naples, FL, United States
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My office hours

Thursday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Medicare

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Florida

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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

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543 Answers
110 Agrees
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
BRAT Diet: The brat diet is used for diarrhea, dyspepsia, and/or gastroenteritis. It consists of foods that are exceptionally plain and low in fiber. An acronym,... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Testing: It consists of giving blood obtained via needle. Test are then conducted on the blood to obtain information for medical purposes.
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A female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Bumps on fingers: One possible explanation is Dyshidrosis, also known as dyshidrotic eczema or pompholyx. It is a skin condition in which very small, fluid-filled blist... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
This is not a simple answer with the brevity of information. To identify cause we would need additional information such as ... was there an injury; w... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Generally, this means that there is a lot of pressure from blood on the brain. I would suggest you speak directly with the supervising physician to ge... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Tinea pedis (athlete's foot) can start out this way. Another possibility is dyshidrosis. You could try an antifungal powder/spray and see if this ta... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Untreated, lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) can be a progressive disease, which means it can get worse over time. With the use of sirolimus, the hope is... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Just this week a consensus panel summarized and cited various animal and population studies, they argue that acetaminophen use during pregnancy could ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Sounds like the L5 nerve is getting irritated by the herniated L5 disc. See your doctor to get proper treatment in order to avoid permanent nerve dama... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Your best option is to see a hand surgeon to have it permanently removed.
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
The short duration of usage & low dosage should result in no expected side effects with discontinuation, but NEVER stop duloxetine on your own. Th... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Actually, there is not enough information from this question to give a confident answer. There would need to be correlation of the findings to the lo... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Bruising is bleeding that takes place under or below the skin and occurs due to trauma that ruptures the vessels below the skin.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
In order to feel well rested from sleep, a couple of factors coming to play. 1st, your body needs to be able to get into deep stage IV sleep to feel ... Read More
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Fever and discolored (not clear) nasal drainage suggest bacterial infection. Sinus pressure and pain suggests that the infection has settled in the si... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Neuropathy typically causes altered sensation including temperature change. However, the extremity would not feel cold to the touch to someone else. ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
It would be more appropriate for you to schedule a consult with a single physician to go over your results with you.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Deconditioning is one of the most common preventable causes of morbidity and mortality known for an impressive array of diseases. Individuals in a sev... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
If bottled water is your main source of drinking water, you could be missing fluoride, a mineral that helps prevent tooth decay. Many communities add ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
The femoral nerve sits adjacent to the femoral artery in this region. Blood and inflammation during surgery ultimately lead to scarring in the region ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Ideal oral calcium intake is 1800 - 2000mg/day. Routine meals provide 100mg, thus 3 meals are 300mg/day. Additional calcium can come from dairy servin... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
No
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Cherry angiomas are common, harmless spots on the skin. They are usually bright red domes that are up to 0.2 inches (5 millimeters) in diameter. They ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Tremors are a common side effect of gabapentin. If this started after you initiated gabapentin or increased it, this could be the cause. I would firs... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
The best answer is that after the heart stents, the individual should have gone to cardiac rehab where the patient would have been monitored on the tr... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Sounds like you may have bruised or possibly fractured the right ischial tubercle. Your physician can confirm with an xray, cat scan or bone scan.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Both tizanidine and tolperisone are centrally acting muscle spasm medications. They would only work if your spasms were of central origin. Since you... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Waiting too long after nerve trauma could prove disastrous. You need to see a physician who can properly assess the nerves and the damage done during... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Microscopic tears from overuse or overstretch cause the tendinosis. For the healing tendon fibers to heal and reorganize, you will need to add eccentr... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Definitely consult your physician.
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A 82-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
L2, L3, and L4 are the nerves that supply the large stabilizing muscle of the knee called the quadriceps. When that muscle becomes weak from the pinc... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Klinefelter syndrome is not inherited; the extra X chromosome occurs during the formation of eggs or sperm in one of person's parents. During cell div... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Absolutely, especially when combining a healthy protein rich diet with an exercise regimen made up of both weight training and cardio.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
A floating stool suggest a high fat content. This may also be associated with a lot of gas and bloating. The associated gas and bloating could be th... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
This sounds most consistent with a reactive arthritis from trauma. It usually goes away in 5 to 14 days. It usually has no lasting residual problems... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
There is no reason that a sports hernia surgery should be related. Tearing of the calf muscles suggest that you are overpowering a weakened set of mu... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
The most common reason would be infection. Given the current pandemic situation, it still most likely was Covid. It is not clear from your question ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
First off, you get Covid myocarditis from getting the virus and not the vaccine. Diagnostic evaluation for COVID-19–related myocarditis. The American... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
It would be best for you to ask your oncologist this specific question as that individual knows your meds best as well as their interactions and can g... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
I think you can feel more comfortable that nothing more serious is going on with the normal study. Costochondritis is a very painful condition. Speak ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
The belly button is where the umbilical cord attaches to the fetus. A structure called the urachus connects the umbilical cord to the developing fetal... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Growing pains won't lead to any serious health conditions and they usually resolve by late childhood. However, frequent episodes may have a major impa... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
If your anxiety is truly due to an excess of adrenaline, the best method to burn off adrenaline is exercise. The fight or flight response is based on ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
An EMG could determine if the Zika virus caused Guillain-Barré syndrome which is a peripheral neuropathy that could have left you with weakness in you... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Not really. The clinical practice guideline of the AAFP recommends that the first-line antibiotic therapy for acute bacterial sinusitis should be amox... Read More
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Because a false negative is possible at any stage of infection, it's important to get tested at the optimal time, when you are most likely to test pos... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
A muscle strain is often a direct result of taking a muscle beyond its endurance capabilities. If you have ever tried to hold something in the air for... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
You could certainly call the doctor's office and ask if there is any concerns about you getting the blood tests while on the prednisone. Any concerns... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Most of the time they are due to benign fasciculations. Most common cause of benign fasciculations are muscle fatigue, poor sleep and caffeine consump... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Hard to know with this limited information. Muscle could be the cause but would have needed some reason for it to be overworked. Enlarged lymph nodes ... Read More
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Jan 14, 2015
Dr. Tamler is one of the absolute best doctors I've ever seen. His compassion and care are second to none.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Tamler is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tamler is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I really appreciate your help. Are there any medications that can help with this in the case that the patient cannot move the joint?
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Maybe not icing enough! Heat application after 4 wks? Tens unit at home? Do they manipulate more than x 1?
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Thank you for your professional advise. Need to get my strenght back as soon possible have good grip but weak pinch. Want to be firefighter

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Indiana University School of Medicine
Graduated 1988MD

Residency

William Beaumont Hospital

Awards

Top Docs, Hour Detroit Magazine
Top Doc, Guide to America’s Top Physicians (Consumers’ Research Council)
Commitment to Patient Care Award, H.O.P.E.

Affiliations

American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Association of Academic Physiatrists
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