Conditions Treated

Mercy’s physiatrists assess, evaluate and treat many problems in different areas of medicine. We treat those affected by the following to improve function.

  • Amputation
  • Arthritis/Joint Pain
  • Back/Neck Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Illness
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Myofascial Pain
  • Nerve Pain
  • Pain after Accident or Injury
  • Spasticity/Dystonia
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Sports Injury
  • Stroke
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Services Offered

  • Amputee Clinic with Prosthetic/Orthotic Evaluations
  • Botox for Chronic Migraines
  • Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Chemodenervation
  • Clinical Pharmacist & Medication Review
  • Electromyography and Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Intrathecal Baclofen Pump Management
  • Neurorehabilitation
  • Occipital Nerve Blocks
  • Osteopathic Manual Medicine
  • Spasticity/Dystonia Management
  • Trigger Point Injections
  • Ultrasound Guided Joint, Soft Tissue, and Nerve Injections
  • Wheelchair Clinic

Sometimes, additional treatment is needed. Mercy's physiatrists work physical therapy, neurosurgery, pain control, orthopedic surgeons and behavioral health specialists. We consider all of the options available and help you get on the path to improved movement and less pain.

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1111 6th Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50314

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