Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Dr. Nels Carlson and patient

We provide diagnosis, management and treatment of injury, disease, or age-related conditions of musculoskeletal and neurologic issues. Our board certified clinicians offer comprehensive services to decrease acute or chronic pain and improve strength and mobility without surgery.

Meet our team

Dr. Hans Carlson Dr. Hans Carlson earned his M.D. at OHSU and completed his residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at Harvard Medical School – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital. He followed this up with a fellowship in sports medicine at the University of Illinois in Chicago.

Dr. Nels Carlson Dr. Nels Carlson earned his M.D. at OHSU, completed his residency at Harvard Medical School – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, and followed up with a fellowship in Neurophysiology/EMG at Brigham and Woman’s Hospital in Boston.

Dr. Erik Ensrud Dr. Erik Ensrud earned his M.D. at the University of Minnesota, completed his residency at Harvard Medical School, and followed up with a fellowship in Neuromuscular Medicine/EMG at Brigham and Woman’s Hospital in Boston.

Megan Ward, MS, PA-C Megan Ward, MS, PA-C earned her B.S. from the University of Oregon and her M.S. at Western University of Health Sciences. Her special focus is physical medicine and spine care.

Services

  • Diagnostic EMG and nerve conduction studies to diagnose nerve compression or pinched spinal nerves
  • Steroid injections
  • Therapeutic exercise
  • Pain management therapies
  • Prostheses, orthoses, and other equipment to assist daily activities
  • Physical therapy