Dr. Linda Hood Gleis - NPI #1306948633

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Doctor located in Louisville, KY

Kentucky Louisville Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Dr. Linda Hood Gleis Information


Dr. Linda Hood Gleis is a female Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Doctor (taxonomy code 208100000X) located in Louisville, Kentucky. Dr. Linda Hood Gleis's NPI Number is #1306948633 and has been listed in the NPI registry for 10 years. Dr. Linda Hood Gleis's practice location is listed as: 800 Zorn Ave Vamc (117) Louisville, KY 40206 and can be reached via phone at (502) 287-5105.

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Taxonomy

The taxonomy code for Dr. Linda Hood Gleis'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 # 1306948633
 Phone (502) 287-5105
 Fax (502) 287-6964
800 Zorn Ave
Vamc (117)
Louisville, KY 40206
 Gender F
 Website Not provided
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (KY)
Business Information
  • Sole Proprietor? No
  • Is Sub-Organization? Not Available
  • Parent Org Name: Not Available
 Updated 7/8/2007
 Added 9/5/2006
 Viewed on 10/25/2016
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