The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) Department is one of the specialties of medicine whose sole purpose is to comprehensively address and meet the needs of the physically challenged population. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation as a specialty was formally established in the United States in 1938.

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We are celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Read more about it here

TIRR Memorial Hermann (The Institute for Rehabilitation and Research) is recognized as one of the nation's top rehabilitation hospitals. See more about it here.

Dr. Suzanne M. Manzi is talking about a new minimally invasive procedure to relieve chronic knee pain. Please see her latest interview here.

The TIRR Memorial Hermann Research facility is now open. Read more about it here.