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Restricted Visitor Policy

Doylestown Hospital implemented a RESTRICTED visitor policy in light of COVID-19. Learn More

Holiday Hours

In observance of Independence Day, on Friday, July 3rd, outpatient registration will be open from 7 am until 12 pm for outpatient laboratory, and 8 am to 12 pm for general diagnostic radiology. Outpatient services will be closed on July 4th. Services at The Health and Wellness Center will be closed on July 3rd and July 4th.

Rehabilitation Medicine

Rehabilitation Medicine

Rehabilitation medicine physicians, also called physiatrists, are trained to treat patients for broad a range of conditions involving bones, joints, muscles, ligaments, tendons and nerves, as well as the brain and spinal cord.

The goal of our team is to help restore patients to optimal physical and cognitive function. Our experts coordinate with your primary care provider and specialists to develop treatment plans that address your specific needs.

Conditions Treated

  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Pinched spinal nerves
  • Neuropathy
  • Motor neuron disease
  • Muscle diseases
  • Myasthenia gravis
  • Myopathy
  • Radiculopathy
  • Tingling, numbness, muscle pain, weakness or cramps

Rehabilitation Medicine Services

Electrodiagnostic studies (EDX) play an important role in evaluating patients with nerve and muscle disorders. Patients experiencing muscle pain, numbness and tingling, neck pain, back pain, muscle weakness and muscle cramps may be referred for EDX testing.

Team

David J. Young, DO is a board-certified physiatrist specializing in electromyography (EMG) and nerve conduction studies. Dr. Young's experience includes the management of patients with neurological, orthopedic and musculoskeletal disorders.

Location and Appointment Scheduling

Located at Doylestown Hospital, Doylestown Health Rehabilitation Medicine offers electrodiagnostics (EMG and nerve conduction services) by appointment.

To make an appointment for EMG and Nerve Conduction Services, call 215.345.2274.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update from Doylestown Health
Information on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

(Updated 7/2/20) Doylestown Health is coordinating with federal, state and local agencies to prevent the spread of potential COVID-19 (Coronavirus).

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