Weill Cornell Rehabilitation Medicine

News & Events

February 9, 2016

Letter From The Chair - February 2016

Dear Colleagues,

It is my pleasure to write this letter providing a brief update on the activities and accomplishments of the rehabilitation medicine department at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia and Cornell.

December 11, 2015

"Seeing her, that one visit, my life turned around."

Jaclyn Bonder, MD, is one of just a dozen physiatrists nationwide who specialize in women’s health rehabilitation with a focus on ob/gyn-related issues. An assistant professor at Weill Cornell Medicine, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Bonder treats numerous pregnant and postpartum patients with musculoskeletal problems, as well as those with other conditions related to pelvic floor muscle dysfunction and weakness. “When patients come to me, they’ve often lost hope,” Bonder says.

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In 2013

Dr. Jaspal Singh has been named the Willibald Nagler Clinic Scholar in Rehabilitation Medicine by Dean Laurie Glimcher. This scholarship recognizes Dr. Singh's work in patients with discogenic pain and epidural steroid injections.

Rehabilitation Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell was ranked one of the best specialties in U.S. News

Dr. Joel Stein and Dr. Michael O'Dell were listed among New York's Best Doctors.

 

Chairman's Message

The Division of Rehabilitation Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College is in the midst of an exciting growth phase in the three key aspects of its mission: patient care, education, and research. Together with the closely allied Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine at Columbia University and NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, along with our affiliated institutions comprising Burke Rehabilitation Hospital, The Hospital for Special Surgery and the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, we have expanded both our breadth and depth of expertise in all of these areas.

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