Our goals are to exceed our patients’ expectations and maximize the health, function and well-being of the people and populations we serve.


Brain Injury Medicine: (ACGME #3474134001)
Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine: (ACGME #3464131017)
Spinal Cord Medicine: (ACGME #3454113017)
Sports Medicine: (ACGME #3424134013)


The Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine provides physician services to UPMC Rehabilitation Institute throughout the UPMC health system.


June 2015

Michael L. Boninger, Professor and Chair, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation is the recipient of the 2015 John Coulter Stanley Award recognizing his professional achievements that contributed significantly to the field of PM&R.... more

May 2015
Dr. Corina Bondi is the inaugural recipient of the new Early Career Award by the International Behavioral Neuroscience Society...more

February 13, 2015
Dr. Robert Gaunt is leading Pitt's research team in a multidisciplinary effort, with other universities and industry partners in developing advanced prosthetics...more

February 9, 2015
Dr. Amy Houtrow appointed to Standing Committee of Medical Experts to Assist Social Security on Disability Issues."...read more



Our physicians and scientists in both clinical and research settings have presented several podcasts and presentation on various PM&R subjects. Discover what people are talking about.

Panther Rehab Rounds
monthly each 3rd Wednesday

4th Annual Symposium on Regenerative Rehabilitation
hosted by Mayo Clinic

September 24 - 26, 2015
Rochester, Minnesota