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what kind of doctor treats muscle problems

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Dr. Ilene Ruhoy
21 years experience Neurology
Start with PCP: I would start with your primary care doctor for a complete history and physical examination and then can then refer to either PMR, neurology, physical ... Read More
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
Options: options Include an oral surgeon, Physiatrist, An Osteopathic Doctor skilled in OMT to name a few. Good luck.

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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Heat : Heat exhaustion symptoms should resolve one the body has cooled down and is rehydrated. Take your temputature and call your doctor if it is over 104 d ... Read More
Dr. Jack Mutnick
17 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Heat: The symptoms can hang around for about a week or so. Keep well hydrated and well nourished. If not feeling better shortly get in to see the doctor so ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harris Cohen
21 years experience Family Medicine
Muscle cramping: Muscle cramping is a common complaint, and should first be evaluated by your primary care doctor.
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See neruologist: Neurologist i think will good to treat muscle cramp in your from diabetes, also endocrinologist will be fine. Good luck. Thank you.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neal Edelson
34 years experience Emergency Medicine
Primary care : For "inflammation of a muscle" I would recommend that you start with a Primary Care Physician such as an Internist or Family Practice physician. They ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Primary, neurologist: Initially your primary care doctor. If it continues after his/her treatment recommendations or there are other factors involved, you may need a neuro ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
50 years experience Internal Medicine
Start with internist: An internist is a general practitioner. Problem could be caused by medication causing low potassium, not drinking enough fluids, overusage of muscles, ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Family Doc: Usually i go to my family doctor to help me, if could not he will refer to the right specialist.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galland
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Muscle Strain: See an orthopedist or sports medicine specialist. They will be able to evaluate your injury and provide a treatment plan for you. Best of luck!
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amogh Sahai
20 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Depends: Different clinicians will have certain bias as to whom you should see first. My recommendation is to get evaluated by someone well versed in the musc ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Rheum or Ortho: See a rheumatologist or orthopedist.
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