Subacute Services

Rex and UNC offer state-of-the-art patient care in Wake County as members of the UNC Health Care family.

As part of this partnership between UNC and Rex, our physiatrists provide evaluation, monitoring, and follow-up Monday through Friday at two subacute facilities in Wake County:

  • Rex-UNC Health Care Subacute Rehabilitation in Raleigh
  • Rex-UNC Health Care Subacute Rehabilitation in Apex

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Program Mission

Our short term, subacute programs in Wake County are designed for individuals who are discharged from the hospital but are not quite ready to return home. We offer 24-hour on-call coverage with physiatrists and physician extenders for medical issues and rehabilitation. With the ability to tailor therapy using a well managed approach, we serve patients who may benefit from a flexible rehabilitation plan after hospitalization.

Physiatrists currently providing sub-acute services in Wake County include the following:

Paul Thananopavarn, MD

Tanya Zinner, MD

Physician Extenders:

Tracy Wang, PA-C
Certified Physician Assistant

Glenda Winchester, NP
Certified Nurse Practitioner

Jennifer Catanzaro, NP
Certified Nurse Practitioner

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