Independent Medical Examination or IME Offered by Double Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon and Sports Medicine Physician Dr. Stacie Grossfeld in Louisville, Kentucky
April 02, 2015 (PRLEAP.COM) Health NewsApril 2, 2015 - Double Board certified orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine physician Dr. Stacie Grossfeld announces a special focus on offering Independent Medical Examinations to people across Kentucky and Southern Indiana. Having successfully conducted IMEs for nearly 15 years, Dr. Stacie Grossfeld has excellent experience completing these types of medical examinations in a thorough and timely manner.
An Independent Medical Examination or IME is an objective medical evaluation performed by a qualified physician. Often times IMEs are conducted to assess injuries sustained in some type of work-related incident or accident. Generally an Independent Medical Examination is done by a physician that has never been responsible for the examinee's medical care. This is because IMEs are conducted to provide a thorough and impartial clinical evaluation of a person's medical status.
Dr. Stacie Grossfeld has a number of unique qualifications that make her an excellent choice for those needing an Independent Medical Examination. As a board certified sports medicine physician, Dr. Grossfeld has found that the injured worker is very similar to an injured athlete. In some occupations, workers can really be described as "industrial athletes." Dr. Grossfeld has a lot of experience working with all types of injuries including sports and work-related injuries. Dr. Grossfeld explains, "I focus on diagnosing quickly, getting people fixed and helping them get back into the game, whether it's for work, sports, or just daily living."
Because of her expertise in worker's comp, Dr. Grossfeld has been asked to present at numerous Comp Ed Seminars. Most recently she presented on Shoulder Injuries at the Comp Ed Seminar hosted by the Galt House in Louisville, Kentucky, on June 5, 2014.
Dr. Grossfeld is a practicing medical physician specializing in orthopedic medicine and sports injuries. Her private medical practice, Orthopaedic Specialists, has two convenient locations in Louisville, Kentucky. One office is in St. Matthews near Baptist East Hospital at 4001 Kresge Way and the other is at 10216 Taylorsville Road in Jeffersontown.
Dr. Grossfeld also serves as an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of Louisville (U of L) in the Department of Family Medicine and the Department of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics. Working closely with faculty and medical residents through U of L, Dr. Grossfeld stays up-to-date on all of the latest medical research findings and advancements.
Over the years, Dr. Grossfeld has received numerous awards and recognition for her excellent work as a physician. Recognized as a leader in her field, Dr. Grossfeld is ranked in the top 10 orthopedic physicians in Louisville, Kentucky. She is a Fellow with the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS), and earned the Vitals Most Compassionate Doctor Award in 2013.
When not practicing medicine or working directly with medical residents, Dr. Grossfeld plays a very active role in the greater Louisville community. She is a board member of the Louisville Sports Commission (LSC) and she currently serves as the sports doctor for the Louisville Ballet, South Oldham High School Football, Assumption High School and Spalding University.
Along with her experience in the medical field and civic engagement, there are other excellent reasons to consider Dr. Grossfeld at Orthopaedic Specialists for Independent Medical Examinations. These include the following:
For more information, questions or appointments for Independent Medical Examinations (IMEs) with Dr. Grossfeld at Orthopaedic Specialists please call 502-212-2663. You can find Dr. Grossfeld online at www.louisvillebones.com.