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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
PT vs Physiatrist: They are different specialties. Both now have a doctorate. The physiatrist does longer training--first 4 yrs med school, then residency of 3-5 yrs.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jimmy Bowen
33 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Physiatrist: A physiatrist is a medical doctor or doctor of osteopathic medicine that specializes in physical medicine and rehabilitation. Many physiatists were ph ... Read More
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A 100-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marianne DiNapoli
7 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
MD in rehab: A physiatrist is a medical doctor who has specialized in physical medicine and rehabilitation. They typically diagnose and treat musculoskeletal condi ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Rehab specialist: A physiatrist is a doctor who specializes in rehabilitation medicine. They supervise care in helping people recovery from strokes, spinal cord injurie ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Lebowitz
23 years experience in Anti-Aging Medicine
In my opinion: Yes. You want someone to be able to put a lot of energy and expertise into this type of program, to the benefit of all involved.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
26 years experience in Pediatrics
No: No, they don't. But they should. Everything we know about this subject suggests that unwanted pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases decrease ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. MANOHAR CHENCHUGALLA
23 years experience in Family Medicine
See explanation: You served on or after september 16, 1940 and •your service-connected disabilities (scd) are rated at least 20% disabling by va and •you need voc ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brandon Macy
40 years experience in Podiatry
They may.: Contact your state's high school athletic association office to find out all the requirements. A given school district may have additional requiremen ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Grenzer
54 years experience in Cardiology
Yes: As cardiac rehab involves supervised exercise and advising the patient as to what types of exercise can be done, the issure of sexual activity should ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Griggs
38 years experience in Clinical Psychology
No, not usually.: They can be separately licensed and work in the capacity of an OT, and then can diagnose. Usually, they treat based upon the needs of an individual, ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jessica Allan
22 years experience in Internal Medicine
Not sure: But I found a good link on the internet that might have the answers you are looking for. AOTA The American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc. . Ch ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Med. school: Being one, I attended medical school, then residency training program, then fellowship to specialize in Psychiatry.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert O'Leary
34 years experience in Pain Management
Degree and License: Ota's require two years of college and a state license. Salaries commensurate with experience and location in the $40k's.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Rafal
38 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Without knowing more: Without knowing more details it is difficult to offer a precise answer. The bottom line though is that all licensed clinicians and their office staff ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Forster
35 years experience in Psychiatry
Level of care: Honestly there is considerable variation from place to place about how this works. However if you want to get a sense of how things "ought" to work yo ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
30 years experience in Cardiology
Nursing, therapist: The rehabilitation department is usually occupied with physical therapist, occupational therapist, and nursing staff -- and they can be registered nur ... Read More
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience in Dentistry
Google Search: Follow the below links, both found on google, for answers to your questions: http://www.Ct.Gov/dss/lib/dss/pdfs/medicaidservicesv3kk.Pdf http:// ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Cheap vs Effective: Suggest that if you wish to solve a problem, start with the individual who knows more about the subject without regard to the initial cost differentia ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Steinbach
Specializes in Family Medicine
Good for you: this isn't a question, so I cant answer.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Benjamin Lessig
24 years experience in Geriatrics
Fellowship training: The geriatric fellowship training begins after 3 years of internal medicine or family medicine residency. It can be 1 to 3 years of fellowship trainin ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Doug Mason
32 years experience in Podiatry
Good luck...: It is all about politics. Our physician fees are being cut quite a lot. You have the PT association that is making it more difficult for you. My advis ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience in Hospital-based practice
Govt regulation: Emr is being introduced in a phased manner- cms guidelines. All hospitals and offices are to implement electronic records. There are so many technical ... Read More

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