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Quick Facts

  • Accepted Insurance

  • Humana
  • Anthem
  • United Healthcare
  • BCBS Blue Card
  • BCBS Illinois

Specialties

2 specialties

  • 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.

  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

Ratings & Comments

73 ratings with 20 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Physical Medicine Associates Inc when asked is excellent. Physical Medicine Associates Inc has been reviewed by 73 patients. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Physical Medicine Associates Inc as provided by patient reviews is 13 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Physical Medicine Associates Inc is affiliated with the following hospitals

  • OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital Columbus, OH 43214
  • Madison Health London, OH 43140
  • Bryan Hospital Bryan, OH 43506
  • Fairfield Medical Center Lancaster, OH 43130
  • Memorial Hospital Fremont, OH 43420
  • CMHP - Springfield Regional Medical Center - High Street Springfield, OH 45505
  • Grant Medical Center Columbus, OH 43215
  • Licking Memorial Hospital Newark, OH 43055
  • Madison County Hospital Inc London, OH 43140
  • Memorial Hospital Of Union County Marysville, OH 43040
  • Mount Carmel East Hospital Columbus, OH 43213
  • Mount Carmel West Columbus, OH 43222
  • Mt Carmel East Columbus, OH 43222
  • New Albany Surgical Hospital New Albany, OH 43054
  • Riverside Methodist Hospital Columbus, OH 43214
  • St Anns Hospital Of Columbus Westerville, OH 43081
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    Physical Medicine Associates Inc is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Columbus, OH.

  • Mid-Ohio Dermatology

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    Columbus, OH

  • Pediatric & Adolescent Practitioners

    Group Practice

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  • Comprehensive Group

    Group Practice

    Columbus, OH

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.