Dr. Getahun Kifle MD

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Jamaica, NY

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About

Dr. Getahun Kifle, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Jamaica, NY, with other offices in Brooklyn, NY and Brooklyn, NY. His specialties include Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Kifle is affiliated with Kings County Hospital Center. He speaks English.

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Education

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Getahun Kifle 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

Kifle Deress & Israel MDs

18311 Hillside Ave
Jamaica, NY 11432

Flatbush Physicians

7309 5th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11209

Getahun Kifle MD

486 Lincoln Pl
Brooklyn, NY 11238

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