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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Integrated Care with Excellent Specialists

Physical medicine and rehabilitation is a specialty that focuses on restoring function and minimizing pain for patients with impairments resulting from injury or diseases affecting the musculoskeletal or nervous system. Musculoskeletal problems are often accompanied by physical limitations and pain, which can make it challenging to enjoy daily life. The experts at Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital have vast knowledge of physical medicine and rehabilitation, as well as years of professional experience, which guarantees excellent outcomes for all patients.

Enjoy a High Quality of Life Once Again

Our experts in physical medicine and rehabilitation will dedicate their endeavors to restoring your health by employing multiple treatment approaches. With our professional help, you will be able to return to your daily activities without experiencing pain and discomfort and to resume your recreational activities without being worried about your health. Working with a team of specialists including physical, occupational and speech therapists, the goal of our team is to restore a great level of physical fitness and independence in mobility, while also minimizing pain and improving your quality of life. Some of the treatment approaches we employ are:

  • physical therapy
  • injections
  • medication

The purpose of these treatment approaches is to optimize the strength and flexibility of the patient. Consequently, if you struggle with performing simple daily activities because of the pain you experience as a result of a disease or injury of the brain, spinal cord, nerves, bones, joints, ligaments, muscles or tendons, we encourage you to come to our hospital, where our specialists in physical medicine and rehabilitation will slowly but surely restore your independence so that you can enjoy a carefree life once again.

Guaranteed Pain Alleviation

By regularly attending our psychical therapy sessions, you will undoubtedly experience significant pain relief and your condition will gradually improve. Our team provides integrated care and treatment for conditions related to muscles, bones and joints. To help patients comfortably recover from the effects of immobilizing conditions and increase their overall ability to function, our specialists use the following treatment approaches:

  • therapeutic exercise
  • advanced diagnostic medicine
  • medications
  • interventional procedures
  • orthotics
  • prostheses and adaptive equipment
  • assistive technology consultations
  • nerve conduction studies
  • epidural injections
  • joint injections
  • peripheral motor point blocks
  • trigger point injections

Furthermore, to that ensure your function, mobility and flexibility will be restored within the shortest time possible, you may be recommended to wear medical equipment and devices such as adaptive or assistive devices, custom braces, prosthetics and splints in addition to taking medication and engaging in physical therapy. If your quality of life cannot be improved by using non-invasive techniques, you may be advised to undergo surgery by our specialists in physical medicine and rehabilitation, whose purpose is to significantly alleviate or even completely solve the cause of your pain and discomfort.