Dr. Robert Hecht MD

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Hewlett, NY

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Dr. Robert Hecht, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Hewlett, NY. He has 23 years of experience. His specialties include Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Hecht is affiliated with Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopedic Institute, Long Island Jewish Valley Stream and Long Island Jewish Valley Stream. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Robert Hecht 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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Locations & Directions

Island Musculoskeletal Care

1512 Broadway
Hewlett, NY 11557

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