If you need a physiatrist at home, book an appointment at our Call Center from 8.00 a.m to 6.30 p.m at +39 06 40417410.
The physiatrist is an expert in the rehabilitation of patients suffering from disabling diseases or trauma. The physiatrist is specialized in rehabilitation medicine, it takes care of all rehabilitation treatments to restore neurological and musculoskeletal functions compromised by various pathologies.
Book a physiatrist visit at home
The Doctor At Home offers the possibility to book a physitrist visit at home, in this way you can facilitate the treatment of patients unable to move. In addition a physiatrist at home is able to diagnose and evaluate the patient’s clinical condition and advise on the most appropriate clinical examination and treatments.
The physiatrist at home is a service offered by The Doctor At Home, home healthcare portal of Medical Service Assistance, a company authorized by the Lazio Region.
When to call a physiatrist at home
The intervention of the physiatrist at home is particularly useful in case of pathologies that involve anatomical deficits or functional deviations of the nervous system or the musculoskeletal system. The motor autonomy of the person can be compromised due to the following pathologies: after-effects and outcomes of trauma and fractures, cerebral stroke, backache, scoliosis, Parkinson’s disease, ALS and dementia.
How a physiatrist visit at home works
The medical and rehabilitative intervention of the physiatrist at home consist in the following phases: diagnosis, medical history, general review, specialist examination, laboratory and instrumental tests. These phases are part of the so-called evaluation intervention that will allow to plan the most suitable treatments for the full physical and functional rehabilitation of the patient.
Only after the diagnosis it is possible to establish whether the patient needs medication or physiotherapy. There are similar symptoms also for different diseases, such as low back pain which may be due to problems with the spine or a lumbar aortic aneurysm. In the latter case, surgery will be necessary, while in anatomical and functional deviations of the musculoskeletal apparatus a specific program of physiotherapy and motor rehabilitation may be prescribed.
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