Dr. Deborah Franklin MD

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Philadelphia, PA

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About

Dr. Deborah Franklin, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Philadelphia, PA. She has 21 years of experience. Her specialties include Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Franklin is affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital, The Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. She speaks English.

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Education

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Deborah Franklin has the following 8 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 2 board certifications.

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

A physiatrist is a doctor who specializes in the rehabilitation and physiological treatment of patients with an illness or injury that affects movement.
These specialists have extensive knowledge of the nerves, muscles, bone, and brain. Physiatrists are also experts in pain medication.
Some common conditions that physiatrists treat are rheumatoid arthritis, neurological and spinal disorders and injuries, chronic pain disorders, like fibromyalgia, and musculoskeletal issues, like broken bones and torn muscles.
These physicians also often coordinate a team of other specialists in order to maximize the patient's recovery, such as occupational therapists, speech therapists, neurologists, orthopedists, and counselors.

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Board Certifications

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Locations & Directions

Thomas Jefferson Rehabilitation Medicine

25 S 9th St
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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