Paul Thananopavarn, MD

Clinical Associate Professor Inpatient Medical Director


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


American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

American Board of Internal Medicine

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


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