Dr. Barbara Swan, MD

Dr. Barbara Swan, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Barbara Swan, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1981 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

2585 Freeport Rd Ste 105

Pittsburgh, PA 15238

Contact Information

(412) 828-4409

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Swan's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Bone Disorders
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Dr. Swan treats Bone Disorders more than 58% of her peers

Dr. Swan treats this condition more than 58% of her peers

Osteoarthritis of Knee
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Swan treats Osteoarthritis of Knee more than 48% of her peers

Dr. Swan treats this condition more than 48% of her peers

Arthritis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Swan treats Arthritis more than 47% of her peers

Dr. Swan treats this condition more than 47% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis

Dr. Swan's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Cancer Pain
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Low Back Pain
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Phantom Limb Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Disorders
Spine Disorders
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stress Fracture of Foot
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. Barbara Swan, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1981 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

  • 1984
    University Cincinnati Hosps
    Residency Hospital
    1984
  • 1981
    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School
    1981

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Dr. Swan's Reviews

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2.7

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Truly abominable woman...cannot believe she is still practicing!
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Just awful. Entered bent over, vomiting from pain, with three herniated discs when she was still w/Maroon. Told me & family it was in my head, let me go. That evening entered hospital, morphine drip, taken to Mercy for Bursick and team to do emergency surgery on my back. I should have sued her for...Read More
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Almost 10 yrs ago I started as a patient of Dr. Swan, I have found her to be professional, trustworthy, compassionate and as long as you follow her direction she will never let you down.
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Was referred back in 2006 for treatment of debilitating lower back pain coming from a knot in my back. Advised the pain was from me being overweight and nothing more. Suggested doing PT and massage therapy, neither of which alleviated my pain symptoms.
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Locations

Choice Care Physicians PC

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    • Mon: 9:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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