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We found 136 providers with an interest in musculoskeletal problems and who accept Silver Compass 4500 near Radnor, PA.

Dr. David Lloyd Rubenstein, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
825 Old Lancaster Road; Suite 200
Bryn Mawr, PA
 

Dr. David Rubenstein is an orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist. His clinical interests encompass arthroscopic surgery and arthritis. Dr. Rubenstein is professionally affiliated with Lankenau Medical Center. Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Rubenstein honors. He is open to new patients. He graduated from Temple University School of Medicine. Dr. Rubenstein completed his residency training at Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia. He has received professional recognition including the following: Philadelphia Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis, ACL injury, tendonitis

All Interests: ACL Injury, Tendonitis, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Robert Winston Frederick, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
170 North Henderson Road
King of Prusia, PA
 

Dr. Robert Frederick is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Frederick include lower back strain, torticollis, and elbow pain. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Frederick takes Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. He graduated from Rush Medical College and then he performed his residency at the University Hospitals, Cleveland. Dr. Frederick is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Riddle Hospital, and Nazareth Hospital. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , achilles tendon problems, shoulder tendonitis, bursitis, osteomyelitis, ligament problems, fractures (broken bones), joint problems, osteonecrosis (avascular necrosis), ACL injury, tendonitis

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Shoulder Dislocation, Neck Pain, Bursitis, ... (Read more)

Dr. Michael Girard Ciccotti, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
825 Old Lancaster Avenue; Suite 100, 140 and 200
Bryn Mawr, PA
 

Dr. Michael Ciccotti is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist. His areas of expertise include lower back strain, torticollis, and soft tissue injury. Dr. Ciccotti has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He is an in-network provider for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Jefferson University Hospitals, Dr. Ciccotti attended Georgetown University School of Medicine. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Ciccotti include: Philadelphia Super Doctors and Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2013,2012,2011,2010. Dr. Ciccotti's professional affiliations include Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Bryn Mawr Hospital, and Methodist Hospital. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , achilles tendon problems, shoulder tendonitis, bursitis, osteomyelitis, ligament problems, fractures (broken bones), joint problems, osteonecrosis (avascular necrosis), tendonitis

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Sports Health, Knee Pain, Shoulder Dislocation, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Shoulder Pain, ... (Read more)

Dr. Bradley Jason Smith, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
100 E Lancaster Avenue; Mob East #450
Wynnewood, PA
 

Dr. Bradley Smith's areas of specialization are family medicine and sports medicine. His areas of expertise include strains, exercise induced asthma, and sports health. He is affiliated with Lankenau Medical Center. Dr. Smith honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Navigate, and more. He is open to new patients. Before completing his residency at Jefferson University Hospitals, Dr. Smith attended medical school at Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College. Dr. Smith has received the distinction of Member: Alpha Omega Alpha, National Medical Honor Society.

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Relevant Interests: , sprains

All Interests: Sports Health, Strains, Sprains, Concussion, Exercise Induced Asthma

Dr. Eric James Lake, DO
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
525 W Chester Pike; Suite 203
Havertown, PA
 

Dr. Eric Lake works as a family practitioner and sports medicine specialist in Havertown, PA and Chadds Ford, PA. He has indicated that his clinical interests include back pain, concussion, and osteoporosis. He accepts Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. Dr. Lake is a graduate of Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine and a graduate of Crozer-Keystone Health System's residency program. He has received professional recognition including the following: Resident Physician of the Year Award and "Top Doctors" in Orthopedics, Main Line Today. In addition to English, Dr. Lake speaks Spanish. His professional affiliations include Riddle Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , osteoporosis

All Interests: Sports Health, Osteoporosis, Osteopathic Manipulation, Injections, Chronic Pain, Concussion, Back ... (Read more)

Matthew Grady, MD, FAAP, CAQSM
Specializes in Pediatric Sports Medicine, General Pediatrics
550 South Goddard Boulevard
King of Prussia, PA
 

Dr. Matthew Grady is a pediatrician and pediatric sports medicine specialist. He is a graduate of Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College. He trained at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia for residency. Dr. Grady's clinical interests include strains, back pain, and concussion. He honors Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. Dr. Grady is professionally affiliated with Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).

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Relevant Interests: , stress fractures, sprains, ACL injury

All Interests: ACL Injury, Sever's Disease, Overuse Injuries, Strains, Sprains, Concussion, Growth Plate Injuries, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Physiatry
525 West Chester Pike; Suite 203
Havertown, PA
 

Dr. Kelly Scollon-Grieve is a physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) specialist. She graduated from the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. For her residency, Dr. Scollon-Grieve trained at The University Hospital, Newark and Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation. Clinical interests for Dr. Scollon-Grieve include spinal pain, musculoskeletal injuries, and sports injuries. Dr. Scollon-Grieve honors Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Bryn Mawr Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. She has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , musculoskeletal injuries, musculoskeletal problems

All Interests: Musculoskeletal Injuries, Ultrasound, Spinal Pain, Musculoskeletal Problems, Spinal Injection, ... (Read more)

Dr. Zachary David Hauser, MD
Specializes in Physiatry, Pain Medicine
525 W Chester Pike; Suite 203
Havertown, PA
 

Dr. Zachary Hauser is a physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and pain medicine specialist in Havertown, PA. He is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine. Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Hauser takes. Dr. Hauser is professionally affiliated with Main Line Health and Crozer-Keystone Health System. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , musculoskeletal problems

All Interests: Sports Health, Electromyography, Ablation, Musculoskeletal Problems, Injections, Spine Problems

Dr. Christopher Cloyd Dodson, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
825 Old Lancaster Avenue; Suite 100, 140 and 200
Bryn Mawr, PA
 

Dr. Christopher Dodson is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist in Philadelphia, PA, Bryn Mawr, PA, and Bensalem, PA. His areas of expertise include the following: lower back strain, elbow pain, and shoulder tendonitis. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Dodson honors Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. His education and training includes medical school at Brown University, Alpert Medical School and residency at Hospital for Special Surgery. He is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Bryn Mawr Hospital, and Methodist Hospital. Dr. Dodson is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , achilles tendon problems, shoulder tendonitis, bursitis, osteomyelitis, ligament problems, fractures (broken bones), joint problems, osteonecrosis (avascular necrosis), tendonitis

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Sports Health, Knee Pain, Shoulder Dislocation, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Shoulder Pain, ... (Read more)

Dr. Theodore David Conliffe Jr., MD
Specializes in Physiatry
234 Mall Boulevard; The Atrium Building Suite G30
King of Prussia, PA
 

Dr. Theodore Conliffe's area of specialization is physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation). Dr. Conliffe's clinical interests include lower back strain, torticollis, and soft tissue injury. His professional affiliations include Kennedy Health System, Virtua Voorhees Hospital, and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He is a graduate of MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Patient ratings for Dr. Conliffe average 3.5 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Workers' Compensation, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , bursitis, rheumatoid arthritis, ligament problems, fractures (broken bones), joint problems, tendonitis

All Interests: Knee Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lower Back Pain, Fractures, Knee Problems, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
525 W Chester Pike; Suite 203
Havertown, PA
 

Dr. Robert Cabry's medical specialty is family medicine and sports medicine. After attending Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College for medical school, Dr. Cabry completed his residency training at Crozer-Keystone Health System. He is especially interested in musculoskeletal problems. He accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Cabry has received professional recognition including the following: "Top Doctors" in Sports Medicine; Philadelphia magazine; and Philadelphia Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Crozer-Keystone Health System.

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Relevant Interests: , musculoskeletal problems

All Interests: Overuse Injuries, Musculoskeletal Problems

Dr. John Michael Vasudevan, MD
Specializes in Physiatry
250 King of Prussia Road
Radnor, PA
 

Dr. John Vasudevan is a specialist in physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation). He works in Philadelphia, PA and Radnor, PA. His areas of expertise include the following: elbow pain, sports health, and hip pain. Dr. Vasudevan's professional affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. Before completing his residency at Tucson Medical Center and Jefferson University Hospitals, Dr. Vasudevan attended medical school at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Vasudevan takes.

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Relevant Interests: , musculoskeletal pain, bursitis, tendonitis

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Sports Health, Hip Pain, Musculoskeletal Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Knee Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Demetrios Menegos, DO
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
100 E Lancaster Avenue; Lankenau Med Ctr Mob East Suite 256
Wynnewood, PA
 

Dr. Demetrios Menegos works as a family practice physician and sports medicine specialist in Wynnewood, PA and Garnet Valley, PA. Areas of expertise for Dr. Menegos include concussion, strains, and back pain. Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Menegos honors. He studied medicine at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is affiliated with Lankenau Medical Center. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , sprains, fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: Plantar Fasciitis, Neck Pain, Overuse Injuries, Fractures, Strains, Sprains, Concussion, Back Pain

Dr. Peter Charles Vitanzo Jr., MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
234 Mall Boulevard; The Atrium Building Suite G30
King of Prussia, PA
 

Dr. Peter Vitanzo's areas of specialization are family medicine and sports medicine. After attending Temple University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at Duke University Medical Center. Areas of expertise for Dr. Vitanzo include lower back strain, torticollis, and elbow pain. The average patient rating for Dr. Vitanzo is 3.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Vitanzo has received the following distinction: Philadelphia Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , achilles tendon problems, shoulder tendonitis, bursitis, osteomyelitis, ligament problems, fractures (broken bones), joint problems, osteonecrosis (avascular necrosis), ACL injury

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Shoulder Pain, Lower Back ... (Read more)

Dr. Charles Francis Denny, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
825 Old Lancaster Road; Suite 100
Bryn Mawr, PA
 

Dr. Charles Denny practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. These areas are among Dr. Denny's clinical interests: general orthopedics, sports health, and arthritis. He honors Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. He graduated from Temple University School of Medicine. Dr. Denny is affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis

All Interests: General Orthopedics, Sports Health, Arthritis

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Specializes in Physiatry, Pain Medicine, Electrodiagnostic Medicine, Sports Medicine
525 West Chester Pike; Suite 203
Havertown, PA
 

Dr. Adriana Prawak is a specialist in physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation), pain medicine, and electrodiagnostic medicine. She works in Havertown, PA. She is rated highly by her patients. Her professional affiliations include Lankenau Medical Center and Crozer-Keystone Health System. Dr. Prawak is an in-network provider for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. She has an open panel. Before completing her residency at Temple University Hospital, Dr. Prawak attended medical school at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), College of Osteopathic Medicine. She has received the following distinction: "Top Doctors" in Orthopedics, Main Line Today. She speaks Ukrainian.

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Relevant Interests: , musculoskeletal problems

All Interests: Musculoskeletal Problems, Spine Problems

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What are Musculoskeletal Problems?

The musculoskeletal system refers collectively to the bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, and nerves. It is what gives our bodies structure and allows us to move and do things. Because this system encompasses so much of the body, musculoskeletal problems are extremely varied and can happen almost anywhere. There are musculoskeletal problems that affect only the joints, those that affect the bones, those that affect tendons and ligaments, and those that can happen in any area of the body but cause pain and numbness.

Joint problems include bursitis and arthritis. Bursitis is the inflammation of a fluid-filled sac cushion on the outside of a joint, causing symptoms including pain and swelling. Arthritis is the inflammation and damage of a joint due to wear and tear or disease. There are several treatments for arthritis, but if the damage progresses far enough, joint replacement may be necessary. In joint replacement, a metal or plastic implant is surgically placed within the joint to make movement easier.

Bone problems include scoliosis, fractures, and osteoporosis. Scoliosis is a curvature of the spine, making the normally straight spine look like a “C” or “S.” It is treated with braces or surgery. Osteoporosis is a disease that causes bones to weaken and break easily. It’s most common in women, especially older women. Fully half of all women over 65 have osteoporosis. Fractures are any break in the bone. They can be a simple crack or a severe and complicated shatter. Osteoporosis causes fractures in people who have it, but other causes are trauma (such as a fall) or overuse.

Tendon and ligament problems most often result from injury or overuse. Two good examples are ligament tears and tendonitis. The most common ligament tear is the ACL tear in the knee. This ligament supports and stabilizes the knee and is most often torn during sports activities. Tendonitis happens when a tendon, which connects muscles and bones together, becomes irritated and inflamed. This happens most often in older patients who push their bodies too far, leading to pain and swelling. Treatment for both tendon and ligament problems usually includes rest, ice, and supporting the area to let it heal.

Pain and numbness problems can be caused by overuse, disease, an injury, or a compressed nerve. Lower back pain and carpal tunnel syndrome are two of the most common conditions patients encounter. Lower back pain may be caused by sore muscles that have been overworked, or an injury to the disks separating the vertebrae in the spine. Lower back pain usually goes away on its own within a few days, but it may require medical treatment depending on the cause. Carpal tunnel syndrome occurs when the nerve at the base of the palm becomes trapped or pinched. Symptoms include tingling, pain, numbness, or weakness in the hand. Treatment involves rest and sometimes steroid injections.

Because the musculoskeletal system involves so much of the body, problems here can be incredibly varied in their type and severity. Some musculoskeletal problems will go away on their own or only require rest, while others may require medication, physical therapy, or even surgery.