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Dr. Paul Parks Jr Is this you?

Specialties

Dr. Paul Parks Jr has the following 2 specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery of the Spine

    If you have a back injury or unexplained back pain, your doctor might refer you first to a radiologist and then to an orthopedic spinal surgeon. They specialize in the spine and can diagnose and treat spinal diseases such as scoliosis. They can also treat spinal injuries such as a displaced disc or a fracture, as well as disc degeneration and narrowing that occurs due to aging.
    However, when your injury or condition affects the spinal canal or spinal cord, it’s typically better to consult with a neurosurgeon. It's worth noting that, while they're both referred to as surgeons, they can also recommend treatments that don't require an operation, such as non-surgical decompression therapy.

  • Orthopedic Surgery

    An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system, such as hip replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery.
    In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    (2015)

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    (2015)

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    (2014)

  • Expertise

    6 Expertise

  • Back Injuries
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Scoliosis
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Parks is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center

    1505 N Edgemont St
    Los Angeles, CA 90027

  • UCLA Medical Center

    10833 Le Conte Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90095

  • Los Angeles Medical Center
  • Education

    36 Years Experience

  • University Of Alabama School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1981

  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Residency

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