Jeffrey Craig Berliner, M.D.

Jeffrey Craig Berliner, M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
The University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Attending Physician, Spinal Cord Injury Program

TIRR Memorial Hermann
Texas Medical Center

About Dr. Berliner

Jeffrey C. Berliner, M.D., joins the medical staff at TIRR Memorial Hermann after completing his residency at Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine in June 2008. He received his medical degree in 2004 at Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, and completed internship at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip, New York, in June 2005.

Dr. Berliner is an assistant professor of physical medicine and rehabilitation at UTHealth Medical School. As an attending physician at TIRR, Dr. Berliner’s primary focus is on caring for patients recovering from spinal cord injuries. His clinical and research interests include neurorecovery, concepts in spinal cord injury, and treatment for urologic problems in spinal cord injury. He is a member of the International Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, American Spinal Cord Injury Program Committee, Association of Academic Physiatrists, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, International Spinal Cord Society, and The Neurorecovery Network-Health Committee.

Clinical Interests

  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Electrodiagnostic medicine
  • Dual diagnosis injuries—Brain Injury/Spinal Cord I
  • General rehabilitation
  • Spasticity management

Research Interests

  • Neurorecovery Network Body Weight Supported Treadmill Training
  • Robotic Exoskeleton Rehabilitation for Upper Extremity Training in Tetraplegic Patients
  • eLegs Exoskeleton Robotics
  • Manual Manipulation for Overuse Syndrome in the Paraplegic Population

Teaching Activities

  • Faculty mentor for residents in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at UTHealth
  • Preceptor for 3rd year medical students
  • Faculty advisor for UTHealth medical students interested in PM&R

Clinic Information

TIRR Memorial Hermann Outpatient Clinic
1333 Moursund, 1st Floor
Houston, TX 77030

Clinic Appointment line: 713.797.5929
Fax line: 713.797.5213
Refill line: 713.797.5999




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