Dr. Atul Bhat, MD

Dr. Atul Bhat, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Atul Bhat, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in North Chelmsford, MA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences in 1991 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

14 Research Pl

North Chelmsford, MA 01863

Contact Information

(978) 454-0706

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Bhat performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Bhat's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

28  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain

7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Ny University Med Ctr/Rusk Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Hospital University Pa/Penn Spine Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bhat has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bhat's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bhat to family and friends
42 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (42)

  • 5
    (27)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Bhat's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

I see Dr. Bhat for injections. He is compassionate, understanding, and takes the time to figure out the cause of the pain, not just treat the symptoms. His staff is great, although it does take them a while to return calls sometimes. The girls in the injection room are great. They hold your hand...more
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I recently was admitted to see Dr Bhat via an emergency appointment as I had a herniated disc pressing on a nerve causing extreme pain. He was able to administer an epidural immediately which relieved the pain and reduced the swelling. He took time to listen to my concerns and explained the problem...more
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Just another typical doctor working for a Big Pharma. He would not x-ray my neck on the same day I'm guessing because they wanted additional office visits. He told me that at my age, 53, herniated discs were and are "normal," and asked why I bothered coming if I knew I didn't want to cortisone...more
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After struggling with lots of back pain the last two years I was referred to Dr. bhat and it has probably been one of the best decisions I’ve made. After a few visits I am starting to feel like myself again. Dr bhat is very thorough, detailed, and listens to all your concerns. They also have a...more
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Dr Bhat is one of the best Drs I have ever been too. He's very caring with an awesome bed side manner!! I would highly recommend him to my family and friends??
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