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Welcome to the Patient Education Library of
United Medical

We invite you to explore our comprehensive list of resources and educational materials designed to help educate you about the various conditions treated by this practice. Simply click on a topic below to learn more.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding your condition or treatment, please feel free to call United Medical in Lyndhurst, Bayonne, or Clifton, New Jersey.

This information is intended for educational and informational purposes only. It should not be used in place of an individual consultation, examination or the medical advice of your doctor. This information should not be relied upon to determine a diagnosis or course of treatment.

Abdomen
Arm
Bladder
Body
Brain
Breast
Cervix
Chest
Circulatory
Colon
Ears
Elbow
Esophagus
Eyes
Astigmatism
Blepharitis - Eyelid Infection
Cataract Surgery - Retained Lens Material
Cataracts
Central Serous Retinopathy - Inner Eye Condition
Chalazia
Conjunctivitis - Inner Eyelid Infection
Corneal Abrasion or Injury
Diabetic Retinopathy
Double Vision - Diplopia
Dry Eye
Endophthalmitis - Inner Eye Infection
Eye Allergies
Eye Injury
Eye Tumors
Eye Ultrasound, A-Scan & B-Scan - Eye Imaging Test
Eyelid Lift - Blepharoplasty
Farsightedness - Hyperopia
Flashes and Floaters
Fluorescein Angiography - Blood Vessel Imaging
Fundus Photography - Back of the Eye Imaging
Glaucoma
Heidelberg Retinal Tomograph (HRT)
Indocyanine Green (ICG) Angiography - Blood Vessel Imaging
Keratoconus
LASIK- Laser Eye Surgery
Macular Degeneration
Nearsightedness - Myopia
Ocular Toxoplasmosis - Eye Infection
Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) - Eye Imaging Test
Pediatric Eye Conditions
Premature Infant Retinal Disorder- Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Presbyopia
Retinal Tear and Detachment
Retinal Vascular Diseases
The Eyes: How They Work
Uveitis - Inner Eye Infection or Inflammation
Visual Acuity: What is 20/20 Vision?
Face
Foot & Ankle
Gallbladder
General
3D & 4D Conformal Radiation Therapy and Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
A Guide To Arthroscopy
Acute Stress Disorder
Allergies
Anaphylaxis & Anaphylactic Shock
Anorexia Nervosa
Arthritis
Arthrocentesis - Pain Management
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD)
Balanced Diet and Nutrition
Bexxar® - For Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Binge-Eating Disorder
Bipolar Disorder
Bone Mineral Density Testing
Brachytherapy - Intracavity & Interstitial
Bulimia
Cardiac Imaging
Cartilage Tears
Common Cold
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) - Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD)
Compulsive Overeating
Computed Tomography (CT)
Conjunctivitis - Inner Eyelid Infection
Depression
Digital Mammography with CAD
Digital x-ray
Environmental Allergy
Fluoroscopy
Fractures
Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Hyperthyroidism
Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
Interventional Radiology
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Laparoscopic Splenectomy
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Mesotherapy
Metabolic Syndrome
Nerve Conduction Velocity (NCV) Test
Neuromuscular Re-education
Nuclear Medicine
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Osteoporosis
Pain Management - Prolotherapy
Panic Disorder
Pediatrics - Allergies
Pediatrics - Balanced Diet and Nutrition
Pediatrics - Common Cold
Pediatrics - Fevers
Pediatrics - Flu and Flu Shots
Pediatrics - High Cholesterol
Pediatrics - Weight Management
Physical Therapy: An Overview
Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy
Positron Emission Testing (PET)
Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography (PET/CT)
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Preparing for Surgery
Progressive Strengthening
Radiation Therapy
Sports Medicine and Fitness Training
Stereotactic Radiosurgery and Radiotherapy
Tendonitis
Ultrasound - Diagnostic
Weight Management
Zevalin® - For Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Genitourinary
Hand & Wrist
Head & Neck
Heart
Heart(continued)
Hips
Immune System
Intestine
Kidneys
Knee
Legs
Liver
Lungs
Mouth
Musculoskeletal
Anterior Hip Replacement
BOTOX for Pain Management
Cold Therapy
Electromyography (EMG) - Nerve Test
Exercise Therapy - Chiropractic Treatment
Exercise Therapy - Pain Management
Facet Injections - Pain Management
Fibromyalgia
Golfer's Elbow - Medial Epicondylitis
Heat Therapy
Interscalene Brachial Plexus Block
Massage Therapy
Myofascial Release
Neuromuscular Re-education
Neuropathy - Nerve Pain
Pain Management - An Overview
Pain Management: Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)- Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD)
Peripheral Neuropathy
Physical Therapy: An Overview
Pitcher's Elbow - Little League Elbow
Progressive Strengthening Exercises
Prolotherapy - Pain Management
Radiofrequency Ablation
Rehabilitation - Progressive Strengthening
Sprains & Strains
Tibia Fracture - Broken Shinbone
Trigger Points & Trigger Point Injections
Ultrasound Therapy - Pain Management/Rehabilitation
Whiplash - Chiropractic Treatment
Nose
OB\GYN
Amenorrhea - Absent Menstruation
Amniocentesis
Bacterial Vaginosis - Vaginal Infection
Bioidentical Hormones
Cesarean Section (C-Section)
Contraception - Birth Control Methods
Diabetes - Gestational
Dilation and Curettage (D&C)
Dysmenorrhea - Painful Periods
Endometriosis
Essure® - Contraception
Female Reproductive System: An Overview
Female Sexual Dysfunction
Fetal Growth and Development
High-Risk Pregnancy
HIV and AIDS
Hysterectomy
Labor Stages & Vaginal Birth
Laparoscopy - Gynecologic
Menorrhagia - Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
Metrorrhagia - Abnormal Bleeding
Miscarriage - Early
NovaSure® - Treatment for Heavy Periods
Ovarian Cyst
Pap Smear
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
Polycystic Ovary Disease
Preeclampsia
Pregnancy Ultrasound
Pregnancy: What to Expect
Pregnancy: An Overview- Early Signs and Symptoms
Premature Labor & Delivery
Premenstrual Syndrome - PMS
Prenatal Care
Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Females
Tubal Ligation - Female Sterilization
Ultrasound - Pelvic and Transvaginal
Yeast Infection - Vaginal
Your First Pelvic Examination - What to Expect
Ovaries
Pancreas
Prostate
Rectum
Rehabilitation
Shoulder
Skin
Spine
Cervical Degenerative Disc Disease - Spinal Cord and Nerve Compression
Cervical Radiculopathy - Cervical Nerve Compression
Cervical Selective Nerve Root Block - Neck
Cervical Spondylitic Myelopathy - Spinal Cord Compression
Coccydynia - Tailbone Pain
Costovertebral Block
Degenerative Disc Disease - Pain Management
Degenerative Disc Disease - Spine Degeneration
Degenerative Disc Disease - Spine Degeneration
Discography
Epidural Injections - Low Back (Lumbar)
Epidural Injections - Neck (Cervical Transforaminal Steroid Injection)
Epidural Injections - Upper Back (Thoracic)
Facet Joint Syndrome - Pain Management
Herniated Disc - Pain Management
Herniated Disc Cervical/ACDF - Slipped Disc in the Neck
Laminaplasty- Cervical Spine - Pain Management
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Discectomy - Pain Management
Lumbar Radiofrequency Neurotomy - Pain Management
Neck Pain
Neck Pain - Pain Management
Percutaneous Disc Nucleoplasty
Pinched Nerves in the Back-Spinal (Lumbar) Fusion/lumbar spinal stenosis
Sciatica
Sciatica - Pain Management
Scoliosis - Curvature of the Spine
Scoliosis - Curvature of the Spine
Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) for Pain Relief
Spinal Cord Tumors
Spinal Stenosis
Spondylolisthesis - Slipped Vertebrae
Spondylolysis - Stress Fracture of Spine- Pain Management
Stellate Ganglion Block
Thoracic Facet Radiofrequency Neurotomy - Upper Back
Whiplash
Stomach
Throat
Thyroid
Uterus