Below are stories with patients and physiatrists who describe what "Physiatry is more than_____." These are compassionate and courageous stories of individuals who discovered things about themselves they never thought possible. If you are someone who has seen the power of physiatry at work in your or someone else's life, please share your own story.
January 13, 2017 | submitted by Renald Peter Ty Ramiro, M.D., FPARM | Video Interviews
Renald Peter T. Ramiro, MD, Advocates for Persons with Disabilities “Physiatry is more than a Medical Specialty…it has become my vocation to reach out and advocate for Persons With Disabilities. And one effort includes the M.O.V.E. (Making Ourselves Vigilant to Exercise) Advocacy of the Philippine Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine (PARM). M.O.V.E. is an effort for […]
David Crandell, MD had the opportunity to work with Sgt. Peck, a quadruple amputee patient, over the past 2 months and was able to discuss how physiatrists can get involved in these types of cutting-edge opportunities.
Dr. Sharon Gohari became interested in physiatry after her father suffered a devastating stroke. Seeing how physiatric care helped him overcome its worst effects inspired her to pursue physiatry as a specialty.
If you are a physiatrist who has a patient story you want to share, or if you are someone who has seen the power of physiatry at work in your or someone else's life, please share your own story. Use any of the social media platforms listed below or visit the About page to learn more.
Post to social media using the buttons below and use the hashtag #pmrismorethan