Johns Hopkins University - NPI #1831195502

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Doctor located in Baltimore, MD

Maryland Baltimore Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Johns Hopkins University Information


Johns Hopkins University is a Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Doctor (taxonomy code 208100000X) located in Baltimore, Maryland. Johns Hopkins University's NPI Number is #1831195502 and has been listed in the NPI registry for 11 years. Johns Hopkins University's practice location is listed as: 600 N Wolfe St Baltimore, MD 21287-0005 and can be reached via phone at (410) 532-4701.

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Taxonomy

The taxonomy code for Johns Hopkins University'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 # 1831195502
 Phone (410) 532-4701
 Fax Not Available
600 N Wolfe St
Baltimore, MD 21287-0005
 Gender N/A
 Website Not provided
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (MD)
Business Information
  • Sole Proprietor? Not Available
  • Is Sub-Organization? Yes
  • Parent Org Name: Johns Hopkins University
 Updated 4/20/2008
 Added 6/27/2005
 Viewed on 10/25/2016
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