Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, MD Professor and Distinguished Chair

Dr. Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez is an accomplished academic Physiatrist and Professor and Chair of the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at the Long School of Medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. She previously was the Medical Director of the Brain Injury and Stroke Program at a top three US News and World Report Best Hospital for Rehabilitation. Her area of clinical expertise is the care of patients with traumatic brain injury, stroke rehabilitation, and interventional spasticity management which she has practiced for over 13 years. During the COVID-19 pandemic, she has developed a Post-COVID Recovery Clinic to aid in the rehabilitative recovery after infection with coronavirus. She has also published over 80 articles or chapters related to her specialty, as well as topics related to diversity and health equity.

UT Health San Antonio
San Antonio, TX

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