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What conditions does a physiatrist treat?

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Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Many

Physiatrists treat many conditions and all ages.
These conditions range from spinal cord injuries, strokes, head injuries, cerebral palsy, amputations, back and neck pain, arthritis of all of the joints. Many do interventions like epidural injections, radiofrequency treatment, Botox injections for neurological conditions. Some specialize in sports medicine or treat musicians and workers with injur.

In brief: Many

Physiatrists treat many conditions and all ages.
These conditions range from spinal cord injuries, strokes, head injuries, cerebral palsy, amputations, back and neck pain, arthritis of all of the joints. Many do interventions like epidural injections, radiofrequency treatment, Botox injections for neurological conditions. Some specialize in sports medicine or treat musicians and workers with injur.
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
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Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Injuries

A physiatrist is a physician that treats orthopedic conditions (bone, muscle, tendon) that does not require surgery.
This is usually, but not always, injuries. Physiatrist also specialize in rehabilitation from injuries or other medical conditions.

In brief: Injuries

A physiatrist is a physician that treats orthopedic conditions (bone, muscle, tendon) that does not require surgery.
This is usually, but not always, injuries. Physiatrist also specialize in rehabilitation from injuries or other medical conditions.
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
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