Dr. Sam Colachis III, MD

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Specializes in Spinal Cord Injury Medicine • Male • Age 57

2050 Kenny Rd Ste 3300
Columbus, OH 43221
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Dr. Colachis III' Specialties

  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Procedures Dr. Colachis III Performs

  • Trigger Point Injection

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The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
410 W 10th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210

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OSU Physical Medicine & Rehab
OSU Physical Medicine & Rehab
2050 Kenny Rd Ste 3300
Columbus, OH 43221
OSU Physical Medicine/Rehab Ctr
OSU Physical Medicine/Rehab Ctr
480 Medical Center Dr
Columbus, OH 43210
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    Dr. Colachis III' Experience

    Specialties

    • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    • Spinal Injury Medicine
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    • Trigger Point Injection
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Arthritis
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Autonomic Dysreflexia
    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Foot Conditions
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Contracture
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
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    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Phantom Limb Pain
    • Post-Concussion Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rasmussen's Syndrome
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Graduated in 1984

    Internship Hospital

    Riverside Methodist Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    The Ohio State University Hospitals

    Fellowship Hospital

    The Ohio State University Hospitals
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Colachis III & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Colachis III' Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Colachis III' Office & Staff

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Office Locations

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    OSU Physical Medicine & Rehab
    2050 Kenny Rd Ste 3300
    Columbus, OH 43221
    (614) 366-9211 (Office)
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    OSU Physical Medicine/Rehab Ctr
    480 Medical Center Dr
    Columbus, OH 43210
    (614) 293-7604 (Office)
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