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About Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

The American Osteopathic Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AOBPMR) is an organization that provides board certification to qualified Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) who specialize in the treatment of patients with physical impairments or disabilities (physiatrists). The board is one of 18 medical specialty certifying boards of the American Osteopathic Association Bureau of Osteopathic Specialists approved by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA), and was established in 1954. The AOBPMR is one of two certifying boards for physiatrists in the United States. The other certifying authority is the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, a member board of the American Board of Medical Specialties. As of 2011, 220 osteopathic physiatrists held active certification with the AOBPMR.

Physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R), also known as physiatry or rehabilitation medicine, a branch of medicine that aims to enhance and restore functional ability and quality of life to those with physical impairments or disabilities
Physical therapy, also known as physical rehabilitation or physiotherapy, treatments and exercises concerned with remediation of impairments and disabilities through promotion of mobility, functional ability, and quality of life
Aquatic therapy, treatments and exercises performed in water for relaxation, fitness, physical rehabilitation, and other therapeutic benefit
Medical nutrition therapy (MNT), a therapeutic approach to treating medical conditions and associated symptoms via specifically tailored diet
Physical exercise, bodily activity that enhances or maintains physical fitness and overall health and wellness
Sports medicine, a branch of medicine that focuses on physical fitness, as well as treatment and prevention of injuries related to sports and exercise
Athletic training, exercises and regimes to optimize performance and ability to participate in athletic activities
Vision rehabilitation, medical rehabilitation to restore functional ability and improve quality of life and independence in individuals who has lost visual function through illness or injury

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