A Physiatrist is a medical doctor with specialized training in physical medicine, rehabilitation, and pain medicine.
We provide outpatient evaluations and consultations for Musculoskeletal Conditions, Sports Injuries, Neurological and Neuromuscular Disorders.
We also provide inpatient services to manage patients who have diagnoses requiring an acute or sub-acute rehabiliation program.
Typical conditions treated by Physiatrists...
- Back and/or Neck Injury/Pain
- Rotator Cuff Injuries/Strains
- Sports Injuries
- Joint Pain (hip, knee, shoulder, elbow etc.)
- Spinal Cord Injury
- Traumatic Brain Injury
- Cerebral Palsy
- Lumbar & Cervical Radiculopathy ("pinched nerve")
- Degenerative Disc Disease
- Facet Arthropathy
- Sacroiliac Joint Pain/Arthropathy
- Peripheral Neuropathy
- Mysofascial Pain
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (and other entrapment neuropathies)
These conditions may limit an individual's ability to walk, perform activiities of daily living and/or perform his/her job duties.