Dr. Robert Brunner, MD

Dr. Robert Brunner, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Brunner, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1994 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

1717 6th Ave S Ste 190

Birmingham, AL 35233

Contact Information

(205) 934-5858

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Elbow Bursitis
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more than 87% of peers
Brain Disorders
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more than 77% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
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more than 76% of peers

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Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
50

Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Injury
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spastic Gait
  • Spasticity
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Torticollis
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Botox® Injection
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Intrathecal Drug Delivery System Insertion
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Trauma Rehabilitation
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Baptist Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Alabama Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brunner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brunner to family and friends
3.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Brunner's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Birmingham,Al. |
I know more about the wrong life choices I made prior to my TBI than I do about my injuries every time I see him he lets me know what I was doing wrong he is all about rubbing it in my face I know I screwed up he doesn't need to remind me everytime I see him I have woken up for five months in life...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Brunner accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Dental Blue 100/200/300
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Brunner has admitting privileges

UAB Hospital
1802 6th Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35233
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