Rehabilitation and Electrodiagnostics, PA  |  625 E. Twiggs Street, Suite 103 Tampa, FL 33502  |  813-228-7696


 Bachelor of Science in Business, Computer Systems Management, Murray State University, Murray Kentucky, 1982

Associate in Applied Science, Data Processing Technology, Paducah Community College  Paducah, Kentucky, 1979

Medical School:

Doctor of Medicine, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky, 1996 – 2000


Medical / Surgical Internship, University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky, 2000 – 2001


Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky, 2001 – 2004,

  • David L. Cowen Award for Outstanding Performance by a Resident in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 2001 – 2002, 2003 – 2004

Board Certifications:

  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2005, sub-specialty certification, Brain Injury Medicine, 2014 Recertification 2015 – 2025.

Professional background:

2008 – Present:   Rehabilitation and Electrodiagnostics, PA, Tampa, Florida.  A single specialty, group physician practice with three locations in Tampa, Florida.  Practice focus is acute inpatient rehabilitation with a special interest in post-stroke recovery, chronic spine and musculoskeletal pain, and electrodiagnostics.

2007-2008:  Interventional Spine Pain Consultants of Brevard, Melbourne, Florida.  Physician, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

 2004-2006:  West Florida Medical Center Clinic, Pensacola, Florida Physician, Physical and Rehabilitative Medicine

Academic Appointments:

University of South Florida School of Medicine

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, February 2011-present

Professional affiliations:

  • American Medical Association, 1996 – 2011
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 2002 – present
  • University of Kentucky Medical Alumni, Board Member 2000 – 2005
  • Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, June 2009 – June 2011

Conference Presentations:

Spasticity management in Spinal Cord Injury:  Moving Violations.  West Florida Rehabilitation Institute Spinal Cord Injury Conference; Pensacola, Florida, October 2005.

Life After Trauma:  West Florida Hospital Trauma Conference; Pensacola, Florida, June 2006.

Heading For Home: Life After Trauma. 16th Annual Surviving Trauma Conference; Pensacola, Florida, November 2006.

Stroke: What Happens Next?  13th Annual Geriatrics Conference; Pensacola, Florida, February, 2007.

Stroke Rehabilitation: Emerging Treatments, Management and Best Outcomes, American Heart Association Get With the Guidelines Conference: Pensacola, Florida, May, 2007.

Life After Brain Injury:  Better Living Through Chemistry, Tampa General Hospital Brain Injury Symposium: Tampa, FL February 2011.

Community Presentations:

Life After Trauma.  December 2004, March 2006, August 2006

Considering Deep Brain Stimulation For Parkinson’s Disease.  June 2006

Spasticity After Stroke. July 2006, August 2006

Strike Back At Stroke:  Prevention & Recovery, Tampa General Hospital Community Health Education. Tampa; FL, May 2010.

Additional Employment History:

1985 – 1986 City of Lone Oak,   City Clerk / Treasurer, Lone Oak, Kentucky

1984 – 1994 Westvaco Corporation, Fine Papers Division, Wickliffe, Kentucky.   Increasingly responsible positions in the Data Processing Department.  Final position was Senior Programmer / Analyst

1983 – 1984 Datamax Corporation, Owensboro, Kentucky, Medical Systems Specialist

1979 – 1980 Minnen’s Incorporated, Paducah, Kentucky, Programmer