Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Providence Medical Group Walla Walla is the largest group of providers in the area, which offers patients easy access to a wide range of primary care doctors and specialists without leaving the area. The group is affiliated with, and on the campus of, Providence St. Mary Medical Center, the largest hospital in Walla Walla.
Our specialists offer evaluations for therapeutic exercise, braces, orthotics and medication. They also perform nerve conduction studies, administer bone growth stimulation, test the electrical impulses of muscles, do joint injections and aspirations, trigger point injections and nerve blocks. The practice also offers greater occipital nerve block, and chemodenervation with Botox for the treatment of cervical dystonia, spasticity, and chronic daily headaches.
They manage rehabilitation for numerous conditions, including muscular dystrophy, fibromyalgia, stroke, spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy, spasticity, post-polio syndrome, prosthetics and amputations.
Preparing for Your Visit
Prior to your visit, you may receive instructions based on the procedure for which you have been scheduled. Some require no special preparations, while others have specific instructions. To ensure the best possible results, please follow the directions.
If you are coming for a nerve conduction study, wear short sleeve shirt and/or shorts, depending on extremity being studied. Please do not apply lotions or creams to extremity before appointment.
Our staff will provide you with information on what to expect before, during and after your procedure. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to ask.