Physical Medicine & RehabilitationPhysical Medicine & Rehabilitation - medical specialty concerned with the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of physical impairments, particularly those associated with disorders of the muscles, nerves, bones, or brain. This specialized medical service is generally aimed at rehabilitating persons disabled by pain or ailments affecting the motor functions of the body. Physical medicine is one means employed to assist these patients to return to a comfortable and productive life, often despite the persistence of a medical problem.
- California, Santa Maria
Dr. Howard J Miller, MD works in
Santa Maria, California is a specialist in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and graduated Acosh University Ariz in 1980. Dr. Miller is affiliated with Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital, Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital and practicing for 48 years
Experience and Qualifications
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Acute Urinary Retention
Chronic Graft vs Host Disease
Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
Food Additive Allergy - Amaranth
Food Additive Allergy - Annatto
Generalized Pustular Psoriasis
Lumbar Epidural Nerve Block
Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome
Ovarian Insufficiency Due to FSH Resistance
Pneumatic Dilations (PD)
Board Certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Years Since Graduation
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Education & Training
Acosh University Ariz
Tucson, AZ, USA
Year completed: 1980
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I received a timely response to my questions and concerns.
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I received a thorough evaluation.
I received a correct diagnosis and up-to-date treatment.
I was given specific advice on lifestyle changes I can make to improve my health.
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I was given the medical information I needed in an understandable way.
The provider really listened, gave me the time I needed, and put me at ease.
We discussed treatment options and choices I have.
The provider addressed traditional and alternative medicine treatment options in an open-minded way.
Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital is a hospital located in Santa Barbara, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 15 of 16 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 8 of 16 procedures.
Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital is a hospital located in Santa Barbara, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 3 of 4 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 3 of 4 procedures.
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