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Dr. Kenneth Philip Botwin, MD
Specializes in Physiatry
2250 Drew Street
Clearwater, FL
 

Dr. Kenneth Botwin sees patients in Clearwater, FL. His medical specialty is physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation). Dr. Botwin's areas of expertise include back pain, pain management, and auto injuries. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at Tel Aviv University, Sackler Faculty of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Botwin trained at Boston Medical Center. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. His professional affiliations include Mease Countryside Hospital and Mease Dunedin Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Auto Injuries, Neck Problems, Back Pain, Pain Management

Specializes in Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
13117 66th Street
Largo, FL
 

Dr. Ihab Labatia's area of specialization is spinal cord injury medicine. He is affiliated with St. Petersburg General Hospital. After completing medical school at Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine, Dr. Labatia performed his residency at MetroHealth Medical Center. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Christine Jeanette Weot, MD
Specializes in Physiatry, Other
2025 Indian Rocks Road
Largo, FL
 

Dr. Christine Weot's medical specialty is physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation). These areas are among her clinical interests: knee problems, scoliosis, and trigger point injections. Dr. Weot's professional affiliations include St. Anthony's Hospital, BayCare Alliant Hospital, and Palms of Pasadena Hospital. She accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. She studied medicine at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. She trained at Sinai Hospital of Detroit for her residency.

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Clinical interests: Auto Injuries, Sacroiliac Joint Pain, Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Scoliosis, Shoulder Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Francisco M Torres, MD
Specializes in Physiatry
2250 Drew Street
Clearwater, FL
 

Dr. Francisco Torres specializes in physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation). Dr. Torres's patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. He is professionally affiliated with Mease Countryside Hospital, Mease Dunedin Hospital, and Morton Plant Hospital. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine. He speaks Spanish.

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Specializes in Physiatry
2250 Drew Street
Clearwater, FL
 

Dr. Constantine Bouchlas is a physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) specialist in Clearwater, FL. He graduated from St. George's University School of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Bouchlas highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Lee Ann Ann Brown, DO
Specializes in Physiatry
28050 Us Highway 19 N; Suite 100
Clearwater, FL
 

Dr. Leeann Brown is a physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) specialist in Clearwater, FL. Dr. Brown's areas of expertise consist of back pain, trigger point injections, and joint injections. Patient reviews placed her at an average of 3.5 stars out of 5. She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. She graduated from Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Brown trained at a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University for residency. In addition to English, she speaks Spanish. Her professional affiliations include Mease Countryside Hospital, Mease Dunedin Hospital, and Morton Plant Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Auto Injuries, Trigger Point Injections, Back Pain, Joint Injections

Dr. Michael Uy Yu, MD
Specializes in Physiatry
1840 N. Highland Avenue
Clearwater, FL
 

Dr. Michael Yu's medical specialty is physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation). Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Chicago, Dr. Yu attended medical school at the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery. His areas of expertise include back pain, trigger point injections, and shingles. He is rated highly by his patients. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Yu (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Filipino, and Min Nan.

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Clinical interests: Auto Injuries, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, Shingles, Trigger Point Injections, Back ... (Read more)

Dr. Geoffrey James Gibson, DO
Specializes in Physiatry
2025 Indian Rocks Road
Largo, FL
 

Dr. Geoffrey Gibson works as a rehabilitation physician. Dr. Gibson is affiliated with Largo Medical Center. He attended Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, BlueCare, MyBlue, and more.

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Clinical interests: Diabetic Ulcers, Infections, Pressure Ulcers

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What is Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation?

The specialty of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) is not one that many people are immediately familiar with, yet it is one that serves thousands of people every year. Also known as Physiatry, it is sometimes simply referred to as Rehabilitation or Rehab. This specialty focuses on restoring quality of life for patients who are experiencing physical pain or loss of function after a traumatic illness or injury. After major surgery, a car accident, a long illness such as cancer, or a major change to the body (such as the loss of a limb), it is the PM&R physicians who help patients begin to feel better and put the pieces of their life back together again.

PM&R physicians work with patients who have been disabled by pain or the loss of motion or cognition, and they find ways to restore function. They may consult with other physicians such as neurologists, orthopedists, physical therapists, or psychiatrists. PM&R specialists treat the whole person, not specific symptoms or illnesses, and their goal is to help patients lead active and able lives.

One example of services performed by a physical medicine and rehabilitation physician is teaching a patient who just had a leg amputated how to get around the house, use the bathroom, bathe, and care for themselves. A different example might be helping a patient learn how to walk again after a traumatic brain injury. Because there are so many different causes of pain and disability, the list of services provided by PM&R physicians is nearly endless. Generally, services that are provided by a PM&R specialist can fall into one of the following care categories:
  • Self-care skills (bathing, grooming)
  • Physical care (feeding, taking medication)
  • Mobility
  • Respiratory care (ventilator care, exercises for lung function)
  • Communication
  • Cognitive skills (memory, problem solving)
  • Vocational training
  • Pain management
  • Psychological counseling (adapting to a disability)

Because there are so many options, it can be a very creative specialty. When accidents, pain, or illness cause disability, it is the physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists who are there to give patients their life back.
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