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After a fall I have not been able to walk comfortably. Why?

I fell last month when I slipped in the bathroom. Since then I have been unable to walk comfortably. What is the cause for this?

Is there a medication that will help with my pain from constipation?

I have been suffering with constipation for years now. Is there a certain medication that will help with the pain I experience?

What is the right spot to get an injection for pain?

Where should I be injected to relieve my back pain?

I had a hip replacement. What can I do to improve my activity level?

I had to have a hip replacement surgery, and even two months after it, I haven't really been doing much. I would like to be a little more active. How should I start getting more...

My father had a stroke and needs rehabilitation now. Will a physiatrist be able to help?

My father is 69 years old and suffered a stroke. He is now recovering and needs support. Will a physiatrist be able to help him out?

I have a lot of pain from heel spurs. What can I do?

I am having a lot of pain right below my heels when I walk due to heel spurs. What should I do to treat this?

Is there a test to diagnose nerve damage?

I have a lot of pain in my legs and the doctors say that this could be because of nerve damage. What tests would they do to confirm this?

I have been experiencing a lot of back pain for the past two days. What medication can I have?

My back has been hurting me for a long period of time. I'm not sure what to take. What medication do you recommend?

After my c-section my back is extremely stiff. What should I do?

I underwent a c-section 20 days ago and now my back feels very stiff and sore. When I sit to feed my baby it is extremely painful especially at the lower back. What should I...

My husband has been diagnosed with tennis elbow. How long should he rest?

My husband is 42 years old and has been diagnosed with tennis elbow. How long should he be resting to enable complete recovery?

Should my mom see a physiatrist after her hip bone replacement surgery?

My mother underwent a hip bone replacement surgery 2 weeks ago. Should she see a physiatrist to improve her walk and become comfortable after the surgery?

How does a physiatrist treat musculoskeletal health problems?

I am told that a physiatrist specializes in treating musculoskeletal disorders. What does their treatment involve?

I have soreness in my shoulders. Can a physiatrist help me feel better?

I am experiencing sudden muscular soreness in my shoulders. Should I go to a physiatrist to treat it?

I had a back injury after a car accident. Will a physiatrist help me improve my condition?

I recently had a car accident where I injured my back. It was thankfully minor and I am recovering. Will a physiatrist help in improving my condition faster?

My mother underwent a joint replacement surgery. How long will the recovery take?

My mother is 68 years old and went through joint replacement surgery for her knee. How long is the recovery time for this? What should we do to help her?

I have been suffering from back pain because my job requires me to sit for long periods of time. Do you think medication will help me?

My job requires me to sit at a desk for a long period of time. I do have breaks throughout the day, but I barely take them, and now I have back pain by the end of the day. Are...

My husband fell off his bike and suffered a spinal injury. What will recovery be like?

My husband fell off his bike and suffered a spinal cord injury. He will be okay but just needs a lot of rest according to his doctors. Is there something that can be done to...

I have a pain in my lower back while sitting. What can I do?

I have a strange and a sharp pain occurring in my lower back, particularly while I sit. It comes and goes. What can I do about this? Please let me know.

My mother's foot has been amputated due to gangrene. Is there a way to help her recover faster?

My mother had to undergo foot amputation due to diabetes. She now has a prosthetic but is having a hard time learning how to cope with it. Do you think a physiatrist will be...

I am having a lot of pain around my hips and buttocks. Could it be sciatica?

I am having a lot of pain around my right hip and buttock area. This pain is constant whether I am sitting or standing. Could it be sciatica?

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