Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R), also referred to as Physiatry, is a medical specialty concerned with diagnosis, evaluation, and management of persons of all ages with physical and/or cognitive impairment and disability. This specialty involves diagnosis and treatment of patients with painful or functionally limiting conditions, the management of comorbidities and co-impairments, diagnostic and therapeutic injection procedures, electro diagnostic medicine, and emphasis on prevention of complications of disability from secondary conditions.