Dr. William Jacocks Rivers Iii - NPI #1639468580

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Doctor located in Indianapolis, IN

Indiana Indianapolis Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Dr. William Jacocks Rivers Iii Information


Dr. William Jacocks Rivers Iii is a male Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Doctor (taxonomy code 208100000X) located in Indianapolis, Indiana. Dr. William Jacocks Rivers Iii's NPI Number is #1639468580 and has been listed in the NPI registry for 7 years. Dr. William Jacocks Rivers Iii's practice location is listed as: 355 W 16Th St Ste 4700 Iu Pm&R Residency Program Indianapolis, IN 46202-2285 and can be reached via phone at (317) 963-7077.

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Taxonomy

The taxonomy code for Dr. William Jacocks Rivers Iii'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 # 1639468580
 Phone (317) 963-7077
 Fax (317) 963-7068
355 W 16Th St Ste 4700
Iu Pm&R Residency Program
Indianapolis, IN 46202-2285
 Gender M
 Website Not provided
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (IN)
Business Information
  • Sole Proprietor? No
  • Is Sub-Organization? Not Available
  • Parent Org Name: Not Available
 Updated 5/21/2015
 Added 3/31/2011
 Viewed on 4/21/2018
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