Welcome to La Plata Physical Medicine

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
in Durango, CO

At La Plata Physical Medicine, we specialize in the diagnosis and non-surgical treatment of spine, muscle, nerve and joint problems. Our goal is to provide the highest quality, evidence-based care for chronic problems or acute pain resulting from sports, accidents or work injuries.

Dr. Robert Wallach is a board certified Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physician with over 15 years experience in spine and musculoskeletal care, providing individual treatment planning, education, testing, and injection treatments. We collaborate with local providers in orthopedic surgery, physical therapy, occupational therapy, behavioral health, medical massage, chiropractic, and health coaching to address your treatment needs.


Spine Related Problems

  • Back Pain
  • Neck Pain

  • Sciatica

  • Spinal Stenosis

  • Disc Herniation

  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Pinched Nerves)

  • Sacroiliac Joint Pain (SI Joint)

Musculoskeletal Problems

  • Hip Pain
  • Knee Pain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Headache
  • Cervical Dystonia
  • Muscle Pain and Spasm


  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (Median Nerve)
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome (Ulnar Nerve)

  • Radiculopathy (Pinched Nerves in Neck/Back)

  • Tarsal Tunnel (Tibial Nerve)
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Other Suspected Nerve and Muscle Disorders
  • Evaluated with Electrodiagnostic Testing


Spine, Muscle and Joint & botox injections

Spine, Muscle & Joint Injections

Spine, Muscle and Joint & botox injections

Nerve Testing (EMG & Nerve Conduction)

Spine, Muscle and Joint & botox injections

Pain Management through Lifestyle Changes