Dr. Lawrence Handelsman MD

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Chelsea, MI

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Dr. Lawrence Handelsman, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Chelsea, MI. He has 46 years of experience. His specialties include Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Handelsman is affiliated with St Joseph Mercy Chelsea, St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor and Chelsea Comm Hosp, Chelsea, Mi. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Lawrence Handelsman 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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Chelsea Back Care

14650 E Old US Highway 12
Chelsea, MI 48118

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