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I hurt my back. What kind of doctor do I see?

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Dr. Yo-El Ju
Neurology
6 doctors agree

In brief: PCP, ortho, or neuro

In case of emergency, the er. If you have a relationship with a primary care physician, s/he is best.
S/he may refer you to an orthopedic or neurosurgeon, if surgery is a possibility.

In brief: PCP, ortho, or neuro

In case of emergency, the er. If you have a relationship with a primary care physician, s/he is best.
S/he may refer you to an orthopedic or neurosurgeon, if surgery is a possibility.
Dr. Yo-El Ju
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Dr. Paul Reynolds
Pain Management

In brief: Start w your Primary

Your primary care doctor is the best place to start.
Any referrals would then be coordinated. If you dont have one see a pm&r doctor.

In brief: Start w your Primary

Your primary care doctor is the best place to start.
Any referrals would then be coordinated. If you dont have one see a pm&r doctor.
Dr. Paul Reynolds
Dr. Paul Reynolds
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