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Dr. Tapankumar Joshi, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation ·  Male · Age 48

Dr. Joshi

Dr. Tapankumar Joshi, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 10 years. He specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, sports medicine, and more.


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(515) 358-0150

Dr. Joshi accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Joshi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Joshi treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Joshi treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Joshi treats Low Back Pain more than 98% of his peers

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

Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Joshi treats Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Joshi treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Joshi's conditions and procedures:

  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Baclofen Pump Therapy
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Injection Therapy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spasticity
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stroke
  • Torticollis
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Traumatic Amputation
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Care Philosophy

My goal as a physiatrist is to maximize functional improvement in my patients.  Whether it be patients with back, neck, or musculoskeletal pain or patients whom I have had the pleasure to work with on the acute rehab unit I want them to be able ...

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Neurorehabilitation
  • Prosthetics & Orthotics

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Spinal Injury Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

Education

2009
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2008
SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
2009
2008

Languages

  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Urdu
  • English

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