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Doctors in Athens Orthopedic & Sports Medical

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    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of Crawfordsville, IN that specialze in Neurology, Psychiatry and Orthopaedic Surgery

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Ratings & Comments

47 ratings with 11 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Athens Orthopedic & Sports Medical when asked is excellent. Athens Orthopedic & Sports Medical has been reviewed by 47 patients. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Athens Orthopedic & Sports Medical as provided by patient reviews is 20 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

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Athens Orthopedic & Sports Medical

1702 Lafayette Rd
Crawfordsville, IN 47933
(765) 364-1797

Specialties

3 specialties

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

Doctors in Athens Orthopedic & Sports Medical

  • Dr. Anthony C Simchak MD

    Neurology, Psychiatry

    Crawfordsville, IN

    4.4
    (37)
  • Dr. Louis S Metzman MD

    Orthopaedic Surgery

    Crawfordsville, IN

    3.7
    (10)
  • Dr. Clifford F Hornback MD

    Orthopaedic Surgery

    Crawfordsville, IN

  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
  • The University Of Texas School Of Medicine At San Antonio
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Athens Orthopedic & Sports Medical. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Neurology, Psychiatry and Orthopaedic Surgery near Athens Orthopedic & Sports Medical Crawfordsville, IN.

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.

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