Dr. Paul Tawney, MD

Dr. Paul Tawney, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Paul Tawney, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of New Mexico / Main Campus in 1989 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

120 E Carver St

Durham, NC 27704

Contact Information

(919) 470-1000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Tawney's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tawney treats Low Back Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Tawney treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tawney treats Back Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Tawney treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tawney treats Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Tawney treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis

About Me

Care Philosophy

My specialty is physical medicine and rehab. I primarily see patients with back and neck pain but also with general musculoskeletal problems. I am not a surgeon and I do not prescribe narcotics. Instead I focus on more conservative treatments that ge...

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Spinal Injury Medicine

Education

  • 1993
    Univeristy Of Virginia
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1990
    University Of New Mexico and Albuquerque Regional Federal Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1990
  • 1989
    University Of New Mexico / Main Campus
    Medical School
    1989
  • 1983
    University Of New Mexico / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School
    1983

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tawney

3.7

Based on 7 reviews

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My husband traveled from upstate NY seeking help from what we thought was from a messed up hip revision. Dr Tawney suggested my husband see a dr who did a hip mri & saw “something” . After performing arthroscopic surgery it was found that he had a torn hip tendon!! NY dr wanted to do major back...Read More
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During the visit, I felt that the doctor was not fully engaged and a little bored. When I reviewed the visit note, I discovered many inaccuracies -- clearly he did not listen to what I was saying and neglected to record functional limitations on exam. Dr. Tawney was condescending and offered...Read More
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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