Dr. Ross Petersen - NPI #1982095097

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Doctor located in Coralville, IA

Iowa Coralville Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Dr. Ross Petersen Information


Dr. Ross Petersen is a male Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Doctor (taxonomy code 208100000X) located in Coralville, Iowa. Dr. Ross Petersen's NPI Number is #1982095097 and has been listed in the NPI registry for 1 year. Dr. Ross Petersen's practice location is listed as: 3290 Ridgeway Dr Ste 3 Coralville, IA 52241-2023 and can be reached via phone at (319) 665-2630.

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Taxonomy

The taxonomy code for Dr. Ross Petersen'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 # 1982095097
 Phone (319) 665-2630
 Fax (319) 665-2631
3290 Ridgeway Dr Ste 3
Coralville, IA 52241-2023
 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 2/11/2015
 Added 2/11/2015
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