Dr. Yung Chen - NPI #1386601623

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Doctor located in San Mateo, CA


Dr. Yung Chen is a male Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Doctor (taxonomy code 208100000X) located in San Mateo, California. Dr. Yung Chen's NPI Number is #1386601623 and has been listed in the NPI registry for 10 years. Dr. Yung Chen's practice location is listed as: 101 S San Mateo Dr Ste 301 San Mateo, CA 94401-3844 and can be reached via phone at (650) 558-1802.

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Taxonomy

The taxonomy code for Dr. Yung Chen'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 # 1386601623
 Phone (650) 558-1802
 Fax (650) 558-1806
101 S San Mateo Dr Ste 301
San Mateo, CA 94401-3844
 Gender M
 Website Not provided
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (CA)
Business Information
  • Sole Proprietor? No
  • Is Sub-Organization? Not Available
  • Parent Org Name: Not Available
 Updated 4/13/2010
 Added 4/28/2006
 Viewed on 10/25/2016
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