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About Dr. Joel E Frontera

Dr. Joel E Frontera, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Houston, TX, with another office in Houston, TX. He has 15 years of experience. His specialties include Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He speaks English.

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1 Rating

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joel E Frontera is Excellent. Dr. Joel E Frontera has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Joel E Frontera is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

University Of Texas Health Science Center

6431 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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TIRR Memorial Hermann

1333 Moursund St
Houston, TX 77030
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Dr. Joel E Frontera has the following 1 specialty

  • 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Joel E Frontera has the following 8 expertise

  • Rehabilitation
  • EMG/Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Prosthetics
  • Nerve Damage
  • Sports Medicine
  • Surgery Recovery
  • Injury
  • Chronic Pain

Dr. Joel E Frontera has 0 board certified specialties

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  • Education

    15 Years Experience

  • University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2003

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Joel E Frontera accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas
    • BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
    • BCBS TX BlueChoice
    • BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana HMO
    • Humana HMO Premier
    • Humana Houston HMOx
    • Humana National HMO
    • Humana National POS
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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