The medical practice of diagnosing, treating, preventing, and rehabilitating conditions that result in physical impairments and disabilities. Also known as physiatry.
A medical specialty concerned with the diagnosis, treatment, and care of physical disabilities resulting from a variety of medical conditions. These can include musculoskeletal disorders, neurological disease, cardiac-respiratory problems, amputations, and chronic pain.
Diagnosing, evaluating and treating patients with impairments and/or disabilities which involve musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiology and other body systems.
The branch of medicine that deals with the physical restoration of a sick or disabled person by therapeutic measures and reeducation to participation in the activities of a normal life within the limitations of the person's physical disability.
A branch of medicine concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of disease and disability by physical means.
Branch of medicine that provides treatment for sports and occupational injuries including acute and chronic pain disorders. Find a doctor who specializes in physical medicine and rehabilitation
physicians, also referred to as Physiatrists diagnose, evaluate and treat patients with impairments and/or disabilities which involve musculoskeletal, neurologic, cardiovascular or other body systems.
Physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R) or physiatry is a branch of medicine dealing with functional restoration of a person affected by physical disability.