Pain Management, Physiatrist in Chico, California (CA)
Robert Egert MD
- Robert Egert, MD552 Vallombrosa AveChico, California, 95973 - United StatesPhone: 530 343 8438
About Our Practice
Our entire staff is looking forward to assisting you in your recovery, and are dedicated to making your time with us as enjoyable and stress free as possible.
Our practice is made up of two distinct parts under the same roof: the medical office of Robert Egert M.D. and our Physical Therapy facility, which houses the only SwimEX pool in the North Valley as well as state-of-the-art PT Equipment.
Physiatrists have extensive training and experience in treating problems of the musculoskeletal system. A thorough history and physical examination is important to determine the source of pain, injury, or disability. Diagnostic testing such as X-rays, MRI scans, laboratory studies, electrodiagnostice testing etc, augment our clinical diagnostic skills.
Physiatrists also have formal training, and extensive experience in formulating treatment plans and directing a treatment team. If you need other services, such as physical therapy, a physiatrists can supervise and work with other members of the team. You benefit by having the skill and expertise of a physician creating and coordinating a treatment program tailored specifically for you.
Physiatrists are oriented toward aggressive, nonsurgical treatment of pain and injury and are an ideal choice for managing a variety of diseases and conditions.
A treatment plan will be designed for your specific needs that can include a wide range of modalities such as:
• Aquatic Therapy
• Cervical and Lumbar traction
• Fluidotherapy (dry heat)
• Electrical Stimulation
• MedX computerized lumbar extension machine
- Pain Management
- Board Certified
- Degenerative Spine
- North American Spine Society