Neuromuscular Medicine: A physician who specializes in Neuromuscular Medicine possess specialized knowledge in the science, clinical evaluation, and management of these disorders. This encompasses the knowledge of the pathology, diagnosis and treatment of these disorders at a level that is significantly beyond the training and knowledge expected of a general Neurologist, Child Neurologist, or Physiatrist.
UC Davis Department of PM&R
Cancer Rehabilitation: A physician who specializes in Cancer Rehabilitation provides outpatient rehabilitation to all cancer patients and survivors in need, whether newly diagnosed or long finished with treatment. The goal of a physiatrist is to improve daily function and quality of life for the cancer survivor, creating customized programs to address a wide range of symptoms and diagnoses for each type of cancer including: fatigue, weakness, poor endurance, decline in balance, postural changes, joint stiffness, pain, difficulty with walking, numbness in feet or hands, scar tissue restriction.
MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital/MedStar Georgetown University Hospital