Specialties Guide
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

1. Elective Clerkships Highly Recommended

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopaedics

2. Elective Clerkships Recommended

  • Cardiology
  • Pulmonary
  • Rheumatology
  • Oncology (can do as Floor Sub-I)
  • Anesthesiology/ Pain Management

3. Sub-I Recommended

  • ICU: MICU or CCU
  • Floor: Gen Med or Oncology

4. Narrative comments:

Basic background in internal medicine is essential. Since many of the patients treated have neurosurgical or orthopaedic problems, these two specialties are important to experience.

Specialty Expert: Monica Steiner, M.D.
Telephone: 708.216.4994
Email: mostein@lumc.edu