Dr. Deborah Bernal, MD

Dr. Deborah Bernal, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Deborah Bernal, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in York, PA and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from Howard Univ Coll Of Med in 1983 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

228 Saint Charles Way Ste 300

York, PA 17402

Contact Information

(717) 812-2212

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

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

53  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain
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4  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Howard Univ Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Sinai/Hopkins Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bernal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bernal's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bernal to family and friends
11 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Bernal's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Brilliant doctor that cares about her patients and treats the person holistically. It seems that people in this area are not forward thinking when it comes to his or her health. Perhaps they don’t understand the holistic approach. Idk, in my opinion, she is the best around. Thanks Dr. Bernal! Also,...more
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I had a good first visit with her. She is very thorough and discusses everything with you and also allows you to speak without interrupting you which has been a issue with other dr's who just want the shortest time possible with you. You get a educated and caring doctor who wants the best for you....more
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Holistic doctor with a bad bedside manner. On more then one occasion she has made me very uncomfortable & the last time was very rude. This doctor is all about vitamins, physical therapy, stretches & shots. She also makes me feel like her GOAL is to point out everything you ARE NOT doing.
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She has been very helpful as a physician. Has sent me for needed physical therapy and referral to another physician who was able to help. Has prescribed helpful medication without overdoing it and prescribed helpful equipment. She continues to be a wonderful doctor to me.
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I am very unhappy with this doctor. She will ask questions and if I don't fully understand what she's asking, she has snapped at me. She makes me very uncomfortable. She does all kinds of measurements of the bones and body and then starts sending you to other doctors almost like she's playing a...more
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