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Luga Podesta, MD Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dr. Luga Podesta, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Sports Medicine, Pain Medicine
Los Angeles, CA 90045 (2 other locations)
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About Dr. Luga Podesta MD

Dr. Luga Podesta, MD is a doctor primarily located in Los Angeles, CA, with other offices in Naples, FL and Ventura, CA. They have 37 years of experience. Their specialties include Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Sports Medicine, Pain Medicine.

Locations

Dr. Luga Podesta has 3 locations

Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedics Clinic 6801 Park Ter Ste 400 Los Angeles, CA 90045
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Podesta Orthopedic And Sports Medicine Institute 1201 Piper Blvd Ste 24 Naples, FL 34110
Dr. Luga Podesta 3525 Loma Vista Rd Ventura, CA 93003

Specialties

Dr. Luga Podesta has the following 3 SPECIALTIES

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. Luga Podesta has the following 4 expertise

  • Spinal Injections
  • Sports Medicine
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Dupuytren's Contracture

Education

37 Years Experience

Brookdale University Hospital And Medical Center

Residency

Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara

Graduated in 1984

Dr. Luga Podesta Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS

More about Dr. Luga Podesta

I specialize in the non-surgical treatment of musculoskeletal & orthopaedic disorders,with special interest in sports related spinal injuries, spinal injections, IDET and electrodiagnostic (NCV & EMG) evaluations.

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