Dr. Stephen Paxson, DO

Dr. Stephen Paxson, DO

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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation | Male

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Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Rehabilitation

Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain

Procedures Performed

  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT)
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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  • 1
    Sanction

    Dr. Paxson has received 1 sanction

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    • Other  (4/29/2014)
    • Action Taken: Suspension
    • Summary: Stephen G. Paxson, D.O.; License # OS004740L; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The Pennsylvania Board of Osteopathic Medicine determined that the osteopathic physician's practice within the State of Pennsylvania may be an immediate and clear danger to the public health and safety.; ACTION TAKEN: The Pennsylvania Board of Osteopathic Medicine temporarily suspended the osteopathic physician's license pending a hearing.
    • State: Pennsylvania
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Education

  • Medical School
    Philadelphia Coll Of Osteo Med

    Graduated in 1980

  • Internship Hospital
    Waterville Osteo Hosp

    Completed in 1981

  • Residency Hospital
    Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania

    Completed in 1986

    Polyclin Med Ctr

    Completed in 1983

Awards & Recognition

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  • Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  • Malpractice claims in Pennsylvania not available
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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