Program Details

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Rochester focuses on providing its residents with a balanced clinical experience covering the broadest range of the field and improving the knowledge and skills necessary to practice the specialty to the fullest extent of their expertise.

Dr. Odom teaching

Our residents receive special training in functional assessment and rehabilitation management; the use of therapeutic exercise and physical modalities (i.e., strength training, the use of ultrasound, electrical stimulation); the prescription and use of orthotics, prosthetics and other durable equipment; gait analysis; diagnostic and therapeutic injections; electrodiagnostics (nerve conduction studies and electromyography); and in the coordination of patient- and family-centered care and management of an interdisciplinary team.