Musculoskeletal Pain

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Call 1-800-533-UPMC (533-8762) to make an appointment with a doctor from the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
If your aches and pains limit your ability to perform day-to-day tasks, doctors at the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) can help you live a fuller, more active and comfortable life.


Whether your desire is as ambitious as running a marathon, or as simple as climbing stairs or playing with your grandchild, our team will work with you to increase your activity level and improve your quality of life.

Musculoskeletal Conditions We Treat

  • Arthritis
  • Low energy
  • Lower body pain: ankle, foot, hip, knee, lower back
  • Nerve pain
  • Sports-related injuries
  • Upper body pain: elbow, hand, neck, shoulder, wrist
  • Weight control

Treating Musculoskeletal Pain

Our approach focuses on treating the whole patient and developing care plans based on your specific needs, barriers, and goals.

Our treatment methods for musculoskeletal pain include:

Method Treatments and Services
Complementary therapies

Wellness strategies

  • Customized exercise programs
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Weight-loss strategies

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