Susan Dreyer, M.D.

Susan  Dreyer, M.D.
Emory Clinic

Associate Professor of Orthopaedics

Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Emory Healthcare Network Physician
Specialties:
Spine
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Physiatry)
Areas of Clinical Interest:
back pain (non-surg)
Code: ELDIA
compression fractures
disc degeneration
electromyography
epidural steroid injection
facet block
herniated disc
kyphosis
lumbar disorders
neck pain
nerve root block
osteoarthritis
osteoporosis
pars block
radiculopathy
sacroiliac joint dysfunction
sacroiliac joint injection
sciatica
scoliosis
spinal injections
spinal pain (non-surg)
spinal stenosis
spondylolisthesis
spondylosis
trigger point injection
vertebral fractures
Office(s) Locations:
Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Ctr
59 Executive Park South
Atlanta, GA 30329
(404) 778-7000
About Dr. Dreyer

Dr. Dreyer specializes in non-operative spine care and focuses on helping patients achieve their best functional level. She has taught many national and international courses on spine care and spinal injections for sciatica and other causes of back and neck problems, and she is active in several professional societies.

Year Started Practicing: 1992
Year Started Practicing at Emory: 1996
Organizational Memberships:
Am Acad Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
American Academy of Physical Med and Rehab
American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
American Medical Association
Association of Academic Physiatrists
North American Spine Society
Major or Recent Publications:

Low back pain and the zygapophysial (facet) joints. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 77(3)299-300, 1996.

Lumbar zygapophysial (facet) joint injections. Spine 20(18)2040-7, 1995.

Management of low back pain. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America 9(2)419-33, 1998.

Natural history of rheumatoid arthritis of the cervical spine. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research (366)98-106, 1999.

Nonoperative treatment of neck and arm pain. Spine 23(24)2746-54, 1998.

Thoracic zygapophyseal joint pain patterns. Spine 19(7)807-11, April 1, 1994.

Awards:
Excellence in Research Writing Award
Association of Academic Physiatrists, 1994

Non-Surgical Care of Low Back Pain
Award from Richard and Hilda Rosenthal Foundation
Education:
Medical School
University of Illinois College of Medicine, Rockford, IL

Internship
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX

Residency
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX
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