Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Vitality Medical Center -  - Physical Medicine

Vitality Medical Center: Regenerative Medicine & Physical Medicine located in Tustin, CA

Physical Medicine & Medical Center located in Tustin, CA

If you or a family member has disabilities involving nerves, joints, or other soft tissue, physical medicine and rehabilitation can help maximize your daily quality of life. At Vitality Medical Center in Old Town Tustin, California, Dr. Laila Nayab-Murshidi and the team of providers offer comprehensive physical medicine and rehabilitation, or physiatry, treatment plans. If you live in Orange County or the Los Angeles area, call the office or book an appointment online to find out how cutting-edge treatments and expert physical medicine and rehabilitation can enhance your well-being.

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Q & A

What is involved in physical medicine and rehabilitation?

Physical medicine and rehabilitation focus on maximizing the independence and quality of life of people who are compromised by physical impairments and disabilities. The approach taken by the team at Vitality Medical Center isn’t designed to “cure” or just alleviate symptoms, but to improve function in daily life to allow for greater independence.

At Vitality Medical Center, the physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists have the broad medical expertise to evaluate, diagnose, and treat disabling conditions. They treat the whole person, not just the immediate medical issue at hand. 

What types of issues do physical medicine and rehabilitation address?

Physical medicine and rehabilitation can help anyone, from children to seniors, with health issues involving any of the following:

  • Brain
  • Spinal cord
  • Nerves
  • Bones
  • Joints
  • Muscles
  • Tendons
  • Ligaments

At Vitality Medical Center, the expert providers have a broad range of knowledge concerning the musculoskeletaland  neurological symptoms to provide help to people with various conditions.

The specific issues addressed with physical medicine and rehabilitation include:

  • Sciatica
  • Muscle and ligament injuries
  • Myofascial pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Work injuries

The spine houses the spinal cord and nerves which can be a major source of pain and dysfunction, so it makes sense that spinal alignment, as well as physical medicine and rehabilitation to the musculoskeletal system from the providers at Vitality Medical Center offers valuable relief.

What types of treatments are included as part of physical medicine and rehabilitation?

Treatments at Vitality Medical Center are based on the particular functional issues you or your loved one face and look to correct. They may include a combination of any of the following:

  • Spinal and joint injections
  • Spinal decompression
  • Manual manipulation
  • Soft tissue therapy
  • Massage
  • Orthotics

The skilled providers at Vitality Medical Center assess your or your loved one’s needs and offer the best supportive care possible.

To learn more about physical medicine and rehabilitation and how it boosts your overall function and enjoyment of daily life, call Vitality Medical Center in Tustin, California, or book an appointment online today.