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.
- Alabama, Birmingham
Dr. Laura B Kezar, MD works in
Birmingham, Alabama is a specialist in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and graduated Emory University School Of Medicine in 1985. Dr. Kezar is affiliated with University of Alabama Hospital and practicing for 32 years
I received a timely response to my questions and concerns.
I got an appointment when I needed one.
They kept things moving and on time during my visit.
Knowledge and Skill:*
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.
Shared Decision Making and Communication:*
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.
University of Alabama Hospital is a State owned hospital located in Birmingham, AL. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 8 of 12 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 8 of 12 procedures.
Specialists in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Birmingham (AL):
Dr. Alvia M Stinson, MD works in
Birmingham, Alabama is a specialist in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and graduated Llyod Noland Hospital in 1991. Dr. Stinson is affiliated with Saint Vincent's Birmingham, Saint Vincent's East and practicing for 27 years
Dr. Amie B Jackson, MD works in
Birmingham, Alabama is a specialist in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and graduated University of Alabama School of Medicine in 1984. Dr. Jackson is affiliated with University of Alabama Hospital and practicing for 33 years
Dr. Anthony C Pitts, MD works in
Birmingham, Alabama is a specialist in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and graduated Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak in 1990. Dr. Pitts is affiliated with University of Alabama Hospital and practicing for 28 years
Dr. Bradly S Goodman, MD works in
Birmingham, Alabama is a specialist in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Pain Medicine and graduated Emory University in 1994. Dr. Goodman is affiliated with Saint Vincent's Birmingham, Trinity Medical Center, Saint Vincent's East, Saint Vincent's Blount and practicing for 27 years
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