At the Tolbert Center, we have always been firm believers that we all have the power to heal and that people must know the truth about what it takes to heal.
At the heart of this healing process is the understanding that pain has become an increasing epidemic in America. But living with pain does not have to mean suffering forever.
At the center, we practice proven methods that allow us to integrate traditional medical treatments with natural approaches when it comes to providing the best healthcare for our patients.
The purpose of this blog is to share tips and stories that show it is possible to live a pain-free life.
About Dr. Tolbert
Dr. Glenna Tolbert is a double board-certified physician, who has specialized in physical medicine, rehabilitation, and spinal cord injury medicine since 1993.
Dr. Tolbert has developed holistic comprehensive approaches, and programs, to treat persons with disabilities, subsequent trauma, or illness. Secondly, she teaches and published her approaches as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCLA David Geffen School Of Medicine. In addition, she is certified by the State of California as a Qualified Medical Examiner, (QME), for workers injured on the job.
As a rehabilitation physician, Dr. Tolbert has successfully completed one year of Internal Medicine training, and subsequently, a three-year PM&R Residency Program. She pursued additional training in Spinal Cord Medicine, and Interventional Pain Procedures.
As a PM&R physician, Dr. Tolbert treats any disability resulting from disease or injury involving any organ system. The conditions that rehabilitation physicians manage span the entire spectrum, from the most complicated multiple trauma to injury prevention for athletes. Dr. Tolbert’s goal is to decrease pain, and enhance performance without surgery.