Dr. Andrea P Toomer MD
Physiatrist (Physical Medicine) | Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation1111 Medical Center Blvd. Suite S750 Marrero LA, 70072
Dr. Andrea Toomer is a physiatrist practicing in Marrero, LA. Dr. Toomer is a medical doctor specializing in physical medicine and rehabilitation. As a physiatrist, Dr. Toomer focuses on a patients ability to function, and can treat multiple conditions that affect the brain, nerves, spine, bones, muscles, joints, ligaments and tendons. Dr. Toomer can diagnose and treat pain that is a result of injury, disease or a disabling condition. Physiatrists often lead a team of physical therapists, occupational therapists and physicians in a patients treatment or prevention plan.
Education and Training
Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans 2004
Physical Medicine and RehabilitationAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and RehabilitationABPMR
- Back Pain
- Pinched Nerve
- Cerebrovascular Disease
- Spinal Stenosis
- Degenerative Disc Disease (ddd)
- Abnormal Gait
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