The Department is nationally and regionally recognized as a leader in advancing the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation and the subspecialties of pediatric rehabilitation, pain management and spinal cord injury medicine. The Department's physicians, psychologists and engineers have received national and international recognition for excellence in spinal cord injury medicine, neck and back pain, chronic pain, amputation care, brachial plexopathy, traumatic brain injury management, pediatric disabilities, musculoskeletal problems, neurological problems, electrodiagnosis, rehabilitation engineering, orthotics and prosthetics, sports injury and other a myriad of other problems related to disability. Our excellence extends to the way we provide clinical care, train future health care professionals, and conduct research into the greater understanding of and new treatments to aid disabled individuals.
Within in the department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, we have many divisions and programs. Some of our more specialized programs can be found within the various divisions.