Dr. Herbert G Kunkel Jr. - NPI #1427032986

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Doctor located in Monroeville, PA

Pennsylvania Monroeville Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Dr. Herbert G Kunkel Jr. Information


Dr. Herbert G Kunkel Jr. is a male Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Doctor (taxonomy code 208100000X) located in Monroeville, Pennsylvania. Dr. Herbert G Kunkel Jr.'s NPI Number is #1427032986 and has been listed in the NPI registry for 13 years. Dr. Herbert G Kunkel Jr.'s practice location is listed as: 2380 Mcginley Rd Monroeville, PA 15146-4400 and can be reached via phone at (412) 856-2440.

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Taxonomy

The taxonomy code for Dr. Herbert G Kunkel Jr.'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 # 1427032986
 Phone (412) 856-2440
 Fax (412) 856-4335
2380 Mcginley Rd
Monroeville, PA 15146-4400
 Gender M
 Website Not provided
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PA)
Business Information
  • Sole Proprietor? No
  • Is Sub-Organization? Not Available
  • Parent Org Name: Not Available
 Updated 7/8/2007
 Added 11/30/2005
 Viewed on 4/25/2018
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