This Week’s Spotlight: Dr. David Smuckler, M.D.

Dr. David Smuckler is board certified in geriatrics, is a member of Orlando Health Internal Medicine, and aids in clinical education for internal medicine residents at Orlando Health. His practice offers a wide-range of specialties, including memory disorder screening, diabetes care, incontinence care, and blood pressure and cholesterol monitoring. His geriatrics care includes a personalized […]

Business Spotlight: Center for Diagnostic Imaging

This month, Premier Pointe is placing our Business Spotlight on the Center for Diagnostic Imaging (CDI). Conveniently located in Winter Park with other locations also in the Orlando area, CDI offers a broad range of medical imaging and related services to our Central Florida community. You can trust CDI for all of your imaging needs […]

Cardiovascular Fitness and Brain Health – Just Another Reason to Exercise!

There are many reasons to be physically fit, but staving off dementia might be one of the best reasons of all. The results of a long-term study of middle aged women were recently published in the medical journal, Neurology (click here to see study). The study shows a relationship between high cardiovascular fitness in middle aged women […]

Soul Purpose: Seniors with Strong Reasons to Live often Live Longer

by Judith Graham for Kaiser Health News, August 31, 2017 (posted in Premier Pointe News per KHN guidelines)   After making it through the maelstrom of middle age, many adults find themselves approaching older age wondering “what will give purpose to my life?” now that the kids have flown the nest and retirement is in […]

Business Spotlight: Brainflex Wellness Club

  This month’s Business Spotlight is on Brainflex Wellness Club. This unique program came about from watching seniors and their families experience the heartache of dementia.  The realization that there was a desperate need for a program that provided a proactive rather than a reactive approach to cognitive decline could do more to preserve and enhance the cognitive […]