Dr. Jeffrey Allen Pederson - NPI #1285756486

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Doctor located in Des Moines, IA

Iowa Des Moines Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Dr. Jeffrey Allen Pederson Information


Dr. Jeffrey Allen Pederson is a male Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Doctor (taxonomy code 208100000X) located in Des Moines, Iowa. Dr. Jeffrey Allen Pederson's NPI Number is #1285756486 and has been listed in the NPI registry for 11 years. Dr. Jeffrey Allen Pederson's practice location is listed as: 1111 6Th Ave - East Tower Suite B3 Des Moines, IA 50314-2613 and can be reached via phone at (515) 358-0100.

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Taxonomy

The taxonomy code for Dr. Jeffrey Allen Pederson'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 # 1285756486
 Phone (515) 358-0100
 Fax (515) 358-0109
1111 6Th Ave - East Tower
Suite B3
Des Moines, IA 50314-2613
 Gender M
 Website Not provided
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (IA)
Business Information
  • Sole Proprietor? No
  • Is Sub-Organization? Not Available
  • Parent Org Name: Not Available
 Updated 2/3/2011
 Added 4/6/2007
 Viewed on 3/21/2018
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