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Specializes in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation • Male • Age 56

1 Medical Park Blvd Ste 400E
Bristol, TN 37620
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Dr. Platt's Experience

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Dr. Platt's Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

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Hospital Quality

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Wellmont Bristol Regional Medical Center
1 Medical Park Blvd
Bristol, TN 37620

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Highlands Neurosurgery
Highlands Neurosurgery
1 Medical Park Blvd Ste 400E
Bristol, TN 37620
Renaissance Surgery Center
Renaissance Surgery Center
320 Bristol West Blvd Ste 1A
Bristol, TN 37620
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    Dr. Platt's Experience

    Specialties

    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

    Board Certifications

    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
    • Arthritis
    • Ataxia
    • Back Pain
    • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chondromalacia of the Patella (Runner's Knee)
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Coccygeal Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
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    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Thoracic Spine Pain
    • Trigger Finger
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    Background Check for Dr. Platt

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Tennessee / Memphis / College of Medicine & Surgery
    Graduated in 1986

    Internship Hospital

    Meth Hospital Central Memphis
    Complete in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    University Mo Columbia Hospital
    Complete in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Platt & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Platt's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    3.4 out of 5

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    3.4 out of 5

    10 responses

    Dr. Platt's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.9 out of 5

    9 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.6 out of 5

    10 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.2 out of 5

    10 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    10 responses

    Experience with Dr. Platt

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.4 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.3 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.4 out of 5

    10 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.2 out of 5

    10 responses

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    Highlands Neurosurgery
    1 Medical Park Blvd Ste 400E
    Bristol, TN 37620
    (423) 844-5400 (Office)
    B
    Renaissance Surgery Center
    320 Bristol West Blvd Ste 1A
    Bristol, TN 37620
    (423) 758-1030 (Office)
    C
    Appalachian Rehabilitation Prof
    2204 Pavilion Dr Ste 107
    Kingsport, TN 37660
    (423) 392-8100 (Office)
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