Dr. Debra Poskanzer MD

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Watertown, MA

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Dr. Debra Poskanzer, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Watertown, MA, with other offices in Woburn, MA and Burlington, MA. She has 30 years of experience. Her specialties include Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Poskanzer is affiliated with Tufts Health Plan and HealthSouth New England Rehabilitation Hospital. She speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Debra Poskanzer has the following 8 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.

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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Locations & Directions


705 Mount Auburn St
Watertown, MA 02472

New England Rehabilition

2 Rehabilitation Way
Woburn, MA 01801

41 Mall Rd
Burlington, MA 01805

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