Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Also known as: Physiatry

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is a branch of medicine that specializes in diagnosis, treatment and management of disease primarily using "physical" means (such as physical therapy and medications).

Kadlec physiatrists are experts at diagnosing and treating pain; restoring maximum function lost through injury, illness or disabling conditions; treating the whole person, not just the problem area; providing non-surgical treatments; and working not only on treatment but also prevention.

Areas of treatment include:

  • Low back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Acute muscle and ligament injuries
  • Acute and chronic pain
  • Work injuries
  • Myofascial pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis

Physical medicine and rehabilitation services

  • Non-surgical treatment of spine and musculoskeletal pain
  • Prolotherapy regenerative injections for treatment of back/joint pain
  • EMG and nerve conductions studies
  • Ultrasound-guided joint and bursa injections and peripheral nerve blocks
  • Diagnosis, workup and surgical referral, if needed

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