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Who is typically on a stroke rehab team?

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Dr. Keith Rafal
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
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In brief: The interdisciplinar

The interdisciplinary team usually consists of a rehabilitation physician who is usually a physiatrist(specialist in physical medicine and rehab)and/or a neurologist, a rehab nurse, physical therapist, occupational therapist, speech therapist if communication and/or swallowing is affected and in some cases a neuropsychologist and social worker or case manager may be involved.

In brief: The interdisciplinar

The interdisciplinary team usually consists of a rehabilitation physician who is usually a physiatrist(specialist in physical medicine and rehab)and/or a neurologist, a rehab nurse, physical therapist, occupational therapist, speech therapist if communication and/or swallowing is affected and in some cases a neuropsychologist and social worker or case manager may be involved.
Dr. Keith Rafal
Dr. Keith Rafal
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Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Family Medicine
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In brief: Many

A stroke rehabilitation team can consists of physicians (neurologists, family doctor or internist, and physiatrist), nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech and swallowing therapists, and others.

In brief: Many

A stroke rehabilitation team can consists of physicians (neurologists, family doctor or internist, and physiatrist), nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech and swallowing therapists, and others.
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