We found 41 rehabilitation physicians who accept Coventry near Bethesda, MD.

Dr. Sarah Helen Evans MD
Specializes in General Practice, Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
102 Irving Street Nw
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Sarah Evans' specialties are pediatric rehabilitation medicine and general practice. She is especially interested in spina bifida. Dr. Evans's hospital/clinic affiliations include Children's National Health System and MedStar Health. She takes MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. She is accepting new patients. She graduated from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Colorado Denver.

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Clinical interests: Spina Bifida

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Specializes in Physiatry, General Practice, Acupuncture, Pain Medicine
3800 Reservoir Road Nw
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Margaret Carlini works as a physiatrist, general practitioner, and acupuncturist. Dr. Carlini is affiliated with MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. Dr. Carlini graduated from Georgetown University School of Medicine and then Dr. Carlini performed Dr. Carlini's residency at George Washington University Medical Center. Dr. Carlini honors MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Carlini's office for an appointment.

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Specializes in Physiatry, General Practice, Pain Medicine
6900 Georgia Avenue Nw
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Arthur Deluigi specializes in physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and pain medicine. He has a special interest in pain management and sports health. Dr. Deluigi is affiliated with MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. Before performing his residency at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Dr. Deluigi attended Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school. Dr. Deluigi's patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. He honors MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Pain Management

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Specializes in Physiatry, General Practice, Pain Medicine
5454 Wisconsin Avenue; Barlow Building 11th Floor
Chevy Chase, MD
 

Dr. Thomas Heckman is a physician who specializes in physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation), general practice, and pain medicine. Dr. Heckman's areas of clinical interest consist of pain management and musculoskeletal problems. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He honors MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Heckman studied medicine at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Heckman completed a residency program at National Rehabilitation Hospital. He offers interpreting services for his patients. Dr. Heckman is professionally affiliated with MedStar Health. His practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Musculoskeletal Problems, Pain Management

Dr. Olga M Morozova, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
102 Irving Street Nw
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Olga Morozova's area of specialization is pediatric rehabilitation medicine. She is conversant in Russian. Dr. Morozova is affiliated with Children's National Health System, MedStar Health, and Inova Fairfax Hospital. Her education and training includes medical school at Second Moscow State Medical Institute and I.M. Sechenov Moscow Medical Academy and residency at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Morozova accepts MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact her office for an appointment.

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Specializes in Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
111 Michigan Avenue Nw
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Justin Burton specializes in pediatric rehabilitation medicine. Before performing his residency at Children's National Medical Center and Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Dr. Burton attended Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine. Dr. Burton is especially interested in neurorehabilitation, musculoskeletal (orthopedic) rehabilitation, and cancer rehabilitation. He honors MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. Dr. Burton is professionally affiliated with Children's National Health System and MedStar Health.

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Clinical interests: Neurorehabilitation, Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation, Cancer Rehabilitation, Brain Injury, Brain ... (Read more)

Dr. Charles William Simmons II, MD
Specializes in Physiatry
Washington Hospital Center; Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Charles Simmons is a physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) specialist. His clinical interests encompass pain management. Coventry, Coventry Bronze, and Coventry Silver are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Simmons honors. Dr. Simmons's education and training includes medical school at Howard University College of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center. He is affiliated with LifeBridge Health.

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Clinical interests: Pain Management

Dr. Sepideh Haghpanah MD
Specializes in Physiatry, General Practice
6410 Rockledge Drive; Suite 600
Bethesda, MD
 

Dr. Sepideh Haghpanah's specialties are physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and general practice. Before completing her residency at a hospital affiliated with Case Western Reserve University, Dr. Haghpanah attended medical school at Shiraz University of Medical Sciences. Dr. Haghpanah has indicated that her clinical interests include epidural nerve block, trigger point injections, and acupuncture treatment. Patients gave her an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. She is professionally affiliated with MedStar Health. Dr. Haghpanah welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Epidural Nerve Block, Soft Tissue Injections, Trigger Point Injections, Pain Management, Joint ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Physiatry, General Practice, Neurophysiology
110 Irving Street Nw; Suite Gb-1
Washington, DC
 

Dr. John Aseff's areas of specialization are physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation), general practice, and neurophysiology; he sees patients in Washington, DC. Before completing his residency at Ohio State University Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Case Western Reserve University, Dr. Aseff attended medical school at Ohio State University College of Medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Aseff include post-polio syndrome (PPS). Dr. Aseff is an in-network provider for MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Aseff is affiliated with MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. He is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Post-Polio Syndrome

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Specializes in Physiatry, General Practice
9200 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, MD
 

Dr. Morvarid Yousefi is a physiatrist and general practitioner in Lutherville Timonium, MD, Baltimore, MD, and Silver Spring, MD. She studied medicine at George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. Her training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Yousefi is rated highly by her patients. She honors MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Yousefi is conversant in Persian. She is affiliated with Union Memorial Hospital & Extended Care Unit. She welcomes new patients.

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Specializes in Physiatry, General Practice, Urology
110; Irving Street, Nw
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Mohan Verghese's areas of specialization are physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation), general practice, and urology (urinary tract disease); he sees patients in Washington, DC. Patient ratings for Dr. Verghese average 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Verghese has a special interest in urologic (genitourinary) cancer. He is affiliated with MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Verghese accepts. He has an open panel. He attended Maulana Azad Medical College for medical school and subsequently trained at Washington Hospital Center and Baystate Medical Center for residency.

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Clinical interests: Urologic Cancer

Dr. Thomas Fong-Jen Chang, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
102 Irving Street, Nw
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Thomas Chang's medical specialty is pediatric rehabilitation medicine. His professional affiliations include Children's National Health System, MedStar Health, and Inova Fairfax Hospital. Dr. Chang accepts MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has an open panel. Dr. Chang attended the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and the University of Massachusetts Medical School and then went on to complete his residency at Stanford University Medical Center.

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Specializes in Physiatry, Sports Medicine
6858 Old Dominion Drive; Suite 200
Mclean, VA
 

Dr. Jason Pothast's specialties are physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and sports medicine. In his practice, Dr. Pothast focuses on concussion, sports health, and musculoskeletal problems. Dr. Pothast is affiliated with MedStar Montgomery Medical Center. He attended Ohio State University College of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Jefferson University Hospitals. His patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. He takes MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Pothast's office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Musculoskeletal Problems, Ultrasound, Soft Tissue Injections, Concussion, Joint ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Physiatry, Pain Medicine
5530 Wisconsin Avenue; Suite 960
Chevy Chase, MD
 

Dr. Lori Nelson practices physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and pain medicine. Clinical interests for Dr. Nelson include epidural nerve block, trigger point injections, and spinal pain. Dr. Nelson is affiliated with MedStar Health. She graduated from Loma Linda University School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at Boston Medical Center. On average, patients gave Dr. Nelson a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. She honors MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. She welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Epidural Nerve Block, Spinal Pain, Radiofrequency Ablation, Arthritis, Soft Tissue Injections, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Physiatry
102 Irving Street Nw
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Curtis Whitehair is a medical specialist in physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation). Dr. Whitehair is affiliated with MedStar Health. He takes MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. His practice is open to new patients. After attending Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Medicine and Ross University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at National Rehabilitation Hospital.

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Specializes in Physiatry, Pain Medicine
6410 Rockledge Drive; Suite 600
Bethesda, MD
 

Dr. Kathleen Fink's specialties are physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and pain medicine. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Fink include pain management. Dr. Fink is professionally affiliated with MedStar Health. She graduated from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and then she performed her residency at Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago. She is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by her patients. She honors MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Fink is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Pain Management

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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.