Dr. Bettina Herbert

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
North Charleston, SC
19 years experience female

Locations

Office

North Charleston, SC

Address

Center for Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 7510 Northforest , North Charleston, SC
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: 11am - 3:00pm
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Fax

(843) 572-1795

About

Bio

Bettina Herbert, MD, FAAPMR, led the Integrative Pain Management Program at the Jefferson University Hospital Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine in Philadelphia. She is a Bravewell fellow and 2008 graduate of the University of Arizona Center of Integrative Medicine founded by Dr. Andrew Weil. She currently serves as faculty at Jefferson as well as at the University of Arizona Center of Integrative Medicine. In addition to treating people with both chronic and acute pain, she treats chronic illness by looking for and addressing underlying causes such as disturbances in digestion, nutrient absorption, food sensitivities, stress, toxin/mold exposures and changes in body biomechanics.. Helping people achieve their best possible health is the primary goal.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Functional Medicine

Pain Management

Licenses

United States: New Jersey, Pennsylvania, South Carolina

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

227 Answers
108 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bettina Herbert
19 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Short term and: These were originally recommended for short term use. First look at your diet because reflux is often underlying food allergy. Then consider stress ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bettina Herbert
19 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Probably: Always take this type of medicine (NSAID) with food as long term use has been associated with ulcers. Also find a good hands-on osteopath who can tr ... Read More
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bettina Herbert
19 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Yes, get a 2nd opini: Assuming "toe doctor" means podiatrist. S/he may have taken images. Consider using functional, integrative or restorative medicine. New therapies exi ... Read More
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Testimonials
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Jul 21, 2013
Dr. Herbert is a solid, well-informed physician who provides caring, thorough responses on HealthTap. I am impressed by the way she encompasses nutrition in her answers too!
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Mar 5, 2012
Super..great help:) Absolutely recommend.Thanks for taking the time help me!.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Herbert is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, more info than I've gotten from the VA, I've shyin' away from going to a dr, due to the costs, just been dealing with the pain for a while, till it got a lik scary, pain has moved down my l...Read More
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U rock Doc Bettina! So many othr docs only recc drugs which jus cover up symptoms + cause mor trouble in long term. Tx4link!
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wow,Im so glad..happy you took time answer..and gave me something to investigate..Im exited..very much Thank you:)

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, MI
Graduated 2001MD

Residency

THOMAS JEFFERSON UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

Awards

Patients Choice - 2008, 2009
2011 Selected as one of Pennsylvania’s Favorite Physicians awarded by American Registry for Patients Choice
Compasionate Doctor Recognition, Vitals

Affiliations

American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Osteopathic Cranial Academy
American Academy of Ozonotherapy
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