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Why must I work with a rehab medicine specialist for back pain?
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Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: You don't
You can work with anyone you want to.
That includes doctors (internists, neurologists, orthopedists, physiatrists), physical therapists, massage therapists, yoga therapists, chiropractors etc. No one has a corner on back pain.

In brief: You don't
You can work with anyone you want to.
That includes doctors (internists, neurologists, orthopedists, physiatrists), physical therapists, massage therapists, yoga therapists, chiropractors etc. No one has a corner on back pain.
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
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Dr. Brian Le
Pain Management
In brief: You have choices
There are many doctors who can treat back pain.
You can see a chiropractor, pcp, neurologist, physiatrist, pain specialist, spine surgeon ... For the back pain.

In brief: You have choices
There are many doctors who can treat back pain.
You can see a chiropractor, pcp, neurologist, physiatrist, pain specialist, spine surgeon ... For the back pain.
Dr. Brian Le
Dr. Brian Le
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