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Dr. Claudia Penalba, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation ·  Female · Age 58

Dr. Penalba

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8700 N Kendall Dr Ste 201 Miami, FL 33176

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Dr. Claudia Penalba, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara in 1983 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation and internal medicine.


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Biography

Dr. Claudia Penalba, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara in 1983 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

1994
Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1991
Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center
Residency Hospital
1983
Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara
Medical School
1994
1991
1983

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Dr. Penalba accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Penalba's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Penalba treats Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture more than 68% of her peers

Dr. Penalba treats this condition more than 68% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
Ankle Sprains and Strains
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Penalba treats Ankle Sprains and Strains more than 68% of her peers

Dr. Penalba treats this condition more than 68% of her peers

Gait Abnormality
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Penalba treats Gait Abnormality more than 54% of her peers

Dr. Penalba treats this condition more than 54% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Antalgic Gait
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Spastic Gait
  • Steepage Gait

Dr. Penalba's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Torticollis