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Associate Professor Inpatient Medical Director

Education

Medical School: University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, 1999-2003

Residency: East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine, 2003-2008

Medical Acupuncture: UCLA/Helms Medical Acupuncture for Physicians, 2006-2007

Certifications

American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

American Board of Internal Medicine

Brain Injury Medicine –  American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation / American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology 2022

Areas of Interest

  • Rehabilitation of medically complex patients
  • Cancer rehabilitation
  • Geriatric rehabilitation
  • Primary care of patients with disabilities
  • Medical acupuncture
  • Musculoskeletal disorders
  • Neurologic rehabilitation
  • Burn rehabilitation
  • Acupuncture and modalities research

Publications

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Locations

UNC Inpatient Rehabilitation Center

The Center for Rehabilitation Care

Rex Rehab and Nursing Care Center of Raleigh

Rex Rehab and Nursing Care Center of Apex