Dr. Robert Poczatek, MD

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Dr. Robert Poczatek, MD

Spinal Cord Injury Medicine | Male

Neurosurgical Associates PC 800 Saint Vincents Dr Ste 700, Birmingham, AL 35205 Get Directions
(205) 933-8981

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Dr. Poczatek specializes in Spinal Cord Injury Medicine and practices in Birmingham, AL. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes (9)
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Birmingham, AL |
Office staff is completely incompetent and rude.
in Birmingham, AL |
Considering I cannot get past the front desk to see him, I am going to give this a no go. I have traveled to St. Vincent's two different times in a month now only to be sent out the first time for not having a referral and the second time because the office staff did not write down my appoint ment at 2:15. They were rude about this to the utmost extent and told me it would be at least 2 hours. I had to get my son early from school for this and rush from my job to get here.
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Very knowledgeable man. Believes what he believes and doesn't shut up long enough to listen to the patient. Very proud of himself.
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    Specialties

    • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

    Board Certifications

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    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

    Conditions Treated

    • Arthritis
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Baker’s Cyst
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Coccygeal Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Hand Conditions
    • Herniated Disc
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Knee Disorders
    • 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)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sacrum Disorders
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Torticollis
    • Upper Back Pain

    Procedures Performed

    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Trigger Point Injection

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      Malpractice Claims not available

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      Sanctions

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      Board Actions

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    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of Birmingham

      Graduated in 1998

    • Residency Hospital
      University Of Al Hospital

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Polish

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    Dr. Poczatek's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
    • Board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    • Malpractice claims in Alabama not available
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Poczatek's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Poczatek

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients