San Francisco Manual Medicine Pain Relief

San Francisco Physiatrists

When injured, we tend to turn to orthopedic surgeons, physical therapists or chiropractors for treatment, knowing that medical doctors usually offer limited options.

The Physicians’ Back Institute is different.

As medical doctors trained in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, the Minkowskys offer the expertise of a doctor, along with skills in hands-on osteopathic manipulative therapy. They go far beyond ordering an MRI and prescribing anti-inflammatory medication.

Get better faster. Make the Physicians’ Back Institute your first stop when injured.

Doctors Irène & Robert Minkowsky are expert in diagnosing and treating complex medical issues that cause pain and loss of function. They specialize in nonsurgical means to treat musculoskeletal conditions, spine disorders and sports injuries.

The musculoskeletal system is very complex and includes joints, ligaments, muscles, tendons nerves and blood vessels, all surrounded by fascia. All elements must be addressed for successful resolution of a problem.

A thorough comprehensive evaluation precedes an individualized treatment program with emphasis on restoration of musculoskeletal balance, control of pain (principally non pharmacologic) and recovery of function. Their success stems from being thorough and methodical in their approach.

Conditions frequently treated include:

Located in SF, our physiatrists use nonsurgical and nonpharmacologic treatment to resolve musculoskeletal issues.

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Physicians' Back Institute SF

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(415) 776-4644

Don’t let chronic pain and musculoskeletal injuries affect your quality of life. Drs. Irène and Robert Minkowsky have helped thousands of patients. Let the doctors at the Physicians’ Back Institute treat you so you can enjoy an active lifestyle. They are proud to serve the San Francisco Bay Area.

We are located at
2000 Van Ness Ave, #305
San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 776-4644
Call us for more information about how we can help you.