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Specializes in Pain Medicine • Male • Age 62

3421 W 9th St Ste 100
Waterloo, IA 50702
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Covenant Medical Center
3421 West 9th Street
Waterloo, IA 50702
Waverly Health Center
312 9th Street South West
Waverly, IA 50677

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Covenant Clinic
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3421 W 9th St Ste 100
Waterloo, IA 50702
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    Dr. Nora's Experience

    Specialties

    • Pain Medicine
    • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    • Spinal Injury Medicine
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    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
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    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Arthritis
    • Ataxia
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
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    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1986

    Residency Hospital

    Mayo Grad School Med/Mayo Fndn
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Nora & Staff

    • English
    • Polish
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    Dr. Nora's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Covenant Medical Center

    • Sartori Memorial Hospital

    • Waverly Health Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

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    Covenant Clinic
    3421 W 9th St Ste 100
    Waterloo, IA 50702
    (319) 272-7469 (Office)
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