To not only treat a patient's pain and limitaions, but also to explain to them why it is happening and the treatment options. Fear of the unkown, anxiety, and frustrations can cause unnecessary worry and impede healing. Keeping a patient informed and an active participant in their own care will go a long way to helping them get back to the life they love as soon as possible.
Dr. Joseph Taverni, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation doctor who practices in Great Neck, NY. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 23 years. Dr. Taverni is affiliated with North Shore University Hospital.