Richard N. Fike - NPI #1023071735

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Doctor located in Carmichael, CA


Richard N. Fike is a Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Doctor (taxonomy code 208100000X) located in Carmichael, California. Richard N. Fike's NPI Number is #1023071735 and has been listed in the NPI registry for 10 years. Richard N. Fike's practice location is listed as: 4737 El Camino Ave Carmichael, CA 95608-4938 and can be reached via phone at (916) 487-3473.

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Taxonomy

The taxonomy code for Richard N. Fike'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 # 1023071735
 Phone (916) 487-3473
 Fax (916) 487-3483
4737 El Camino Ave
Carmichael, CA 95608-4938
 Gender N/A
 Website Not provided
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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  • Is Sub-Organization? No
  • Parent Org Name: Not Available
 Updated 9/19/2011
 Added 4/11/2006
 Viewed on 10/26/2016
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