Treatment for Neuropathy Most neuropathies are due to compression of a nerve (a pinched nerve). Other causes include hereditary conditions, trauma, diabetes, and kidney disease. By thoroug

Sports Injury

Sports injuries are injuries that occur in athletic activities. They can result from acute trauma, or from overuse of a particular body part. Injuries are a common occurrence in

Disorders of Muscles

Your muscles help you move and help your body work. Different types of muscles have different jobs. There are many problems that can affect muscles. Muscle disorders can cause weakness, pain

Myasthenia Gravis

Myasthenia gravis is an autoimmune disorder that disrupts nerve signals to the muscles. The disease causes periods of muscle weakness due to the loss or dysfunction of receptors for acetylc

HIV Neurological Complications

Dr. Uzun has been treating most of the HIV Complications of Neurological conditions. Patients with HIV can develop central nervous system or peripheral nervous system complications. We have

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

What is carpal tunnel syndrome? Carpal tunnel syndrome occurs when the median nerve, which runs from the forearm into the hand, becomes pressed or squeezed at the wrist. The median nerve


What is fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia, also called fibrositis, is a chronic, widespread pain in muscles and soft tissues surrounding the joints throughout the body, accompanied by

Chronic Pain Syndrome

Chronic pain syndrome (CPS) is a common problem that presents a major challenge to healthcare providers because of its complex natural history, unclear etiology, and poor response to therapy

Auto Accident Related Injury

Car accident injuries effect various parts of the body. Head, neck and back injuries are certainly the most common, but car accidents also frequently affect internal organs, and upper and lo

Medical Specialties

Playa Medical Plaza offers a full complement of medical specialties and ancillary services. Our list of medical specialties and ancillary services includes:Specialty ServicesBariatric Surgey