Dr. Helena Lax-Kamenicka MD

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Philadelphia, PA

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About

Dr. Helena Lax-Kamenicka, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Philadelphia, PA. She has 38 years of experience. Her specialties include Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Lax-Kamenicka is affiliated with Hahnemann University Hospital, Magee Rehabilitation Hospital and Chestnut Hill Rehabilitation Hospital. She speaks English.

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Helena Lax-Kamenicka has the following 8 areas of expertise and 1 specialty.

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

Magee Rehabilitation Hospital

1513 Race St
Philadelphia, PA 19102

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