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We found 10 rehabilitation physicians who accept Silver Compass 4000 near Tampa, FL.

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Dr. Roberto Villaflor Dominguez, MD
Specializes in Physiatry
2914 North Boulevard
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Roberto Dominguez is a physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) specialist in Tampa, FL. He is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Joseph's Women's Hospital, and St. Joseph Children's Hospital. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Dominguez honors. He attended the University of the Philippines College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Elmhurst Hospital Center and Philippine General Hospital for residency. He is conversant in Filipino.

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Specializes in Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
717 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Ihab Labatia is a physician who specializes in spinal cord injury medicine. Dr. Labatia is professionally affiliated with St. Petersburg General Hospital. He graduated from Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine. He trained at MetroHealth Medical Center for his residency. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Labatia takes.

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Dr. Paul Bryan Kornberg, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
2914 North Boulevard
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Paul Kornberg specializes in pediatric rehabilitation medicine and practices in Tampa, FL. Patients gave Dr. Kornberg an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He is affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Joseph's Women's Hospital, and St. Joseph Children's Hospital. 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. He attended medical school at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. Dr. Kornberg's training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine.

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Dr. Naomi Alpert Abel, MD
Specializes in Physiatry
7th Floor, Usf Department of Neurosurgery; 2 Tampa General Circle
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Naomi Abel's specialty is physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation). Dr. Abel's areas of expertise include the following: concussion and rehabilitation. She is professionally affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) Health. She honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Abel welcomes new patients. She attended Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with Emory University for residency. She has received distinctions including Peszczynski Award of Excellence to the Outstanding Resident, Emery University and Recipient, Rho Chi Pharmacy Honor Society.

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Clinical interests: Concussion, Rehabilitation

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Specializes in Physiatry
2333 W Hillsborough Avenue; Suite 100
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Erick Grana is a physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) specialist. Patient ratings for Dr. Grana average 3.5 stars out of 5. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Grana takes. Dr. Grana is a graduate of the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Physiatry, Pain Medicine
4600 N Habana Avenue; Suite 28
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Roberto Perez-Millan practices physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and pain medicine in Tampa, FL. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Perez-Millan graduated from Ponce School of Medicine. He is professionally affiliated with James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital (JAHVH).

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Specializes in Spinal Cord Injury Medicine, Other, Neuromuscular Medicine
2914 N Boulevard
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Venerando Batas is a spinal cord injury medicine and neuromuscular medicine specialist. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Batas honors. Dr. Batas is a graduate of the University of the Philippines College of Medicine.

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Dr. Melinda Hutcherson Hayes, MD
Specializes in Physiatry, Neuromuscular Medicine
2914 North Boulevard
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Melinda Hayes is a medical specialist in physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and neuromuscular medicine. After completing medical school at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Dr. Hayes performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Kentucky. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Her professional affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Joseph's Women's Hospital, and St. Joseph Children's Hospital.

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Dr. Rigoberto Nicholas Nunez, MD
Specializes in Physiatry
2914 North Boulevard
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Rigoberto Nunez practices physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) in Miami, FL, Fort Lauderdale, FL, and Tampa, FL. He accepts 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 Central University of the Caribbean School of Medicine. Dr. Nunez completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Nunez is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, Kendall Regional Medical Center, and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital.

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Specializes in Physiatry, Pain Medicine
4730 N Habana Avenue; Suite 104
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Robert Guirguis sees patients in Tampa, FL. His medical specialties are physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and pain medicine. He has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Guirguis attended medical school at New York Medical College.

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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.