Why Us?

Why Do Doctors and Other Professionals Trust Our Care?

Physicians, physical therapists and case managers frequently refer patients to Pain & Rehabilitation Physicians because we:

  • Are directed by Dr. Obayan, a double board certified physiatrist.
  • Are effective with difficult chronic cases.
  • Supervise your treatment programs from start to finish, even when you are receiving care from another specialist.
  • Use a team approach to coordinate your diagnosed treatment and recovery.
  • Explain your diagnosis and recommended treatment fully
  • Provide virtually all care for your complaints under one roof.
  • Streamline paperwork for fast handling of insurance billings.
  • Workers compensation paperwork and information sharing with referring physicians.

Why Do Patients in Pain Need a Physiatrist?

Physiatrist are physicians specializing in non-surgical management of painful nerve, joint and muscle conditions.
These conditions have many causes, including:

  • Back and neck pain
  • Acute and chronic pain syndrome
  • Shoulder pain
  • Joint pain
  • Post-surgical pain Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Pinched nerves
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Muscle, nerves & figment drainage
  • EMG testing
  • Whiplash Work
  • Sports injuries
  • Arthritis Myofascial pain syndrome
  • Rotator cuff injury
  • Head rehab
  • Reflex sympathetic dystrophy
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Neuropathies
  • Failed back surgery syndrome
  • Post-surgical rehabilitation
  • Amputation
  • Stroke rehabilitation
  • Rheumatologic conditions

Even after these conditions have been treated, you may experience continuing pain. Dianne Obayan, MD, our director, can examine and diagnose the cause of your pain and recommend a treatment program. Then she’ll work as a team with your physical therapist, orthopedist or other medical specialist to provide you adequate pain relief.