Douglas R. Fetkenhour, M.D.

Douglas R. Fetkenhour, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 664
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-3271

Professional Bio

Dr. Fetkenhour received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia Pennsylvania. He completed his Internal Medicine Internship at Lankenau Hospital in and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation residency training at the University of Syracuse. His special interests include spasticity management following spinal cord injury and stroke and cerebral palsy. Dr. Fetkenhour is experienced in managing the rehabilitation needs of pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.

He is actively involved in didactic and clinical teaching in the residency program and is course director for the medical student rehabilitation elective.

Patient Care Bio

Douglas R. Fetkenhour, MD is a Senior Instructor at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. As a physiatrist, Dr. Fetkenhour specializes in the management of spasticity following spinal cord injury and stroke, and in cerebral palsy in patients of all ages. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.


Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehab


MD | Medicine | Jefferson Medical College2001
Post Baccalaureate | Basic Sciences | Oakton Community College1995
B.S. | Cinematography/Photography | Ithaca College1990

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

PM&R Resident: University Hospital, Syracuse, NY 2005
Internal Medicine Intern: Lankenau Hospital, Wynnewood, PA 2002