About Dr. Rizkalla

Dr. Michael H. Rizkalla, double board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine and a licensed Medical Acupuncturist, completed his residency at Harvard Medical School’s Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital. He then went on to complete a yearlong Interventional Pain Management fellowship under Dr. Matthias Wiederholz in 2012.  Upon completion, he joined the PSSM team as a staff MD later becoming a partner in the practice.

Dr. Rizkalla’s clinical interests include Spine and Joint care, Sports Medicine, Electrodiagnostic and Neuromuscular Medicine, as well as non-surgical Orthopedics. He also performs a variety of interventional pain procedures under fluoroscopic guidance such as epidural steroid injections, sacroiliac joint injections and spinal cord stimulation. He also provides Regenerative Injection Therapies (RIT) such as platelet rich plasma (PRP) and Prolotherapy.

EndoPAT - Endothelial Function Assessment

As the ultimate non-invasive diagnostic cardiac tool, the EndoPAT ™ test has the potential to become the “heart’s mammogram” by helping diagnose early heart disease in the lining of the blood vessels—the endothelium—and alerting patients to the need to initiate preventive steps to keep it from becoming a deadly killer.

Normal endothelial function protects the blood vessels from atherosclerosis (hardening of the arteries) and plaque buildup.

The EndoPAT ™ test, which can be performed in a doctor’s office, takes 15 minutes.
Results of the endothelial function test are automatically calculated and an EndoScore is generated, which indicates the present state of endothelial health. More info HERE.

Go to PSSMWellness.com and schedule your EndoPAT appointment today.

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