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Tsc-Tacoma Medical Ctr 209 M L King Jr Way, Tacoma, WA 98405
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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Also known as physiatry, this branch of medicine aims to enhance and restore functional ability and quality of life to people with physical impairments or disabilities. This can include conditions such as spinal cord injuries, brain injuries, strokes, as well as pain or disability due to muscle, ligament, or nerve damage.
Sports medicine focuses on preventing and treating exercise- and sports-related injuries. They know how to implement alternative methods to treat these types of injuries to avoid requiring surgery. Some of the common injuries seen in sports medicine include ankle sprains, fractures, knee and shoulder injuries, tendonitis, and concussions.
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