How do you take care of your skin when you have monkeypox?
August 18, 2022
“In its viremic phase, it affects layers of skin causing inflammation and necrosis,” Ramprasad Gopalan, MD, an infectious disease specialist, tells Allure.
August 12, 2022
People could bring it to other countries if they caught the virus while traveling. Florida-based infectious disease specialist Ramprasad Gopalan, MD notes that no wild poliovirus has originated in the United States since 1979.
November 1, 2020
For a typical case of COVID, the symptom that tends to last the longest is fatigue (lasting three months or longer), says Ramprasad Gopalan, MD, an infectious disease specialist
July 9th, 2021
Dr Ramprasad Gopalan, Infectious Disease Physician, and owner of First-Class Medicine tells us that the clinical course of COVID-19 is predictable.
Infectious disease specialist urges vaccinations amid emerging COVID-19 delta variant
June 30, 2021
WPTV spoke with Dr. Ramprasad Gopalan, an infectious disease specialist, about the Delta variant and what you should know about this strain of the virus.
Today is National Doctors' Day
March 30, 2021
Today people all over the country are celebrating National Doctors’ Day.
Infectious disease specialist answers your questions about coronavirus
March 12, 2020
Dr. Ramprasad Gopalan, an infectious disease specialist in Boynton Beach, answers your questions about the pandemic.
Infectious disease doctor discusses mutated strain of COVID-19
Dec 23, 2020
WPTV's Miranda Christian speaks to Dr. Ramprasad Gopalan, an infectious disease specialist, about the new COVID-19 mutation in the United Kingdom and what it means for residents in the U.S.?
November 19, 2020
Despite promising news about two effective COVID-19 vaccines, a pair of South Florida doctors are urging people not to let their guard down, especially as we head into the busy holiday season.
July 22, 2020
Dr. Ramprasad Gopalan, specialized in infectious disease medicine and Dr. Denzil Seedial, pulmonary specialist, spoke to WPTV NewsChannel 5 Anchor Michael Williams Wednesday during a Facebook Live.
June 10, 2021
If you've received your COVID-19 vaccine, you know how liberating it feels to hold that little piece of paper that outlines your vaccination status in your hand. Your vaccine card, also referred to as a "vaccine passport," is your proof that, after more than a year, you'll finally be able to more safely engage in everyday activities and luxuries like travel.
December 1, 2020
Those patients with symptoms for weeks and months afterward have come to be known as "long haulers," and in some cases are dealing with worse symptoms than when they had the virus.
October 7, 2020
The holidays are traditionally the busiest travel time of the year but, because of the pandemic, people are wary of making the trip to visit and stay with friends or family members who haven’t been part of their bubble for the past seven months.
October 19, 2020
As pandemic fatigue sets in, more and more people are taking to the road. Worried about flying but tired of staying home, they’re setting off on road trips.