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what kind of doctor should you see for pain in your lower spine, similar to a pinched nerve?

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Dr. ISRAEL GRINBERG
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 42 years experience
ORHTO/PM&REHAB: You have to see an orthopedic or a physical & rehabilitation physician.
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
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Other docs who deal with this are neurologists and anesthesiologists trained in pain management.
Apr 10, 2012
Dr. Richard Pollard
Anesthesiology 30 years experience
Spine surgeon: This kind of discomfort can be either treated by a spine surgeon, that is a neurosurgeon or orthopedic doctor. It can also me managed by a pain specialist.

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Last updated Apr 24, 2015

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