Dr. Aleksandr Kharkover - NPI #1861594889

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Doctor located in Brooklyn, NY

New York Brooklyn Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Dr. Aleksandr Kharkover Information


Dr. Aleksandr Kharkover is a male Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Doctor (taxonomy code 208100000X) located in Brooklyn, New York. Dr. Aleksandr Kharkover's NPI Number is #1861594889 and has been listed in the NPI registry for 10 years. Dr. Aleksandr Kharkover's practice location is listed as: 1701 West 5Th Street Brooklyn, NY 11223 and can be reached via phone at (718) 440-6253.

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Taxonomy

The taxonomy code for Dr. Aleksandr Kharkover's main specialty, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, is 208100000X. Physical medicine and rehabilitation, also referred to as rehabilitation medicine, is the medical specialty concerned with diagnosing, evaluating, and treating patients with physical disabilities. These disabilities may arise from conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system such as neck and back pain, sports injuries, or other painful conditions affecting the limbs, such as carpal tunnel syndrome. Alternatively, the disabilities may result from neurological trauma or disease such as spinal cord injury, head injury or stroke. A physician certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation is often called a physiatrist. The primary goal of the physiatrist is to achieve maximal restoration of physical, psychological, social and vocational function through comprehensive rehabilitation. Pain management is often an important part of the role of the physiatrist. For diagnosis and evaluation, a physiatrist may include the techniques of electromyography to supplement the standard history, physical, x-ray and laboratory examinations. The physiatrist has expertise in the appropriate use of therapeutic exercise, prosthetics (artificial limbs), orthotics and mechanical and electrical devices.



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Health Care Provider Information
 NPI # 1861594889
 Phone (718) 440-6253
 Fax (718) 998-5767
1701 West 5Th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11223
 Gender M
 Website Not provided
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (NY)
Business Information
  • Sole Proprietor? No
  • Is Sub-Organization? Not Available
  • Parent Org Name: Not Available
 Updated 3/13/2008
 Added 9/1/2006
 Viewed on 10/25/2016
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