Our practice is quite unique, as we offer a wide variety of services to assist patients in recovery from different injuries and illnesses. We treat Orthopedic injuries and complaints as well as Neurological illnesses and injuries. We emphasis whole body treatment plans that tackle all elements causing you pain.
If you did not hear about this field of medicine yet, there are several reasons that may explain that; one is that the core training of a Physiatrist is focused on restoring function after an injury or illness, that leaves almost all training programs affiliated with large academic institutions and Universities, however, both the University of South Carolina-USC-and the Medical University of South Carolina -MUSC– do not even offer the training as it is difficult to recruit physicians in the field because there are relatively few across the nation.
We are active members of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R) which is the national medical specialty society for physiatrist (fizz ee AT trists), physicians who specialize in physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R)
FAAPMR, CIME, Board certified
Physical medecine and Rehabilittaion
Dr. Gabr founded the Pain & Ortho-Spine Institute in 2005 under Columbia Clinic and the Physiatry and Rehabilitation Associates which later joined the Pain & Ortho-Spine Institute; a multi-state organization and center of excellence medical group providing care for the Physical well being of individuals suffering from neurologic, Orthopedic and Spine disorders.Read More »