Dr. John Thottakara MD

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About

Dr. John Thottakara, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Dallas, TX. He has 13 years of experience. His specialties include Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Thottakara is affiliated with University Hospital - Zale Lipshy and UT Southwestern Medical Center/William P Clements Jr University Hospital. He speaks English.

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. John Thottakara 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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Locations & Directions

UT Southwestern Medical Center/William P Clements Jr University Hospital

5323 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75390

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