Contact Information

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 


Residency Program Director: Sam Colachis, MD
Residency Program Coordinator: Mary Ann Sparks
Dodd Rehabilitation Hospital
480 Medical Center Drive
Columbus, OH 43210-1245

Email: maryann.sparks@osumc.edu
Residency Program Phone: 614-293-3433
Department Fax: 614-366-2741

A Dynamic, Multidisciplinary Program

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    Residents learn leading-edge therapies and clinical care at Dodd Rehabilitation Hospital — a nationally ranked, 60-bed inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation facility.
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    Our residents learn from and collaborate with highly accomplished faculty in state-of-the-art facilities.
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    Our curriculum provides extensive clinical exposure, didactic programs, research, mentoring and teaching opportunities.
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    Learning in a dynamic, multidisciplinary, academic setting is part of Ohio State’s unique residency experience.

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is among the world’s most comprehensive public research universities and our honors show it. Learning in a dynamic, multidisciplinary, academic setting is part of Ohio State’s unique residency experience. The Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PM&R) is part of Ohio State’s world-class Neurological Institute. Our residents learn from and collaborate with highly accomplished faculty in state-of-the-art facilities. Here, you’ll gain valuable experience, insights and relationships that will endure throughout your career.

Diverse Opportunities

Our curriculum provides extensive clinical exposure, didactic programs, research, mentoring and teaching opportunities. Rotations include clinical experience with patients recovering from brain or spinal cord injury, stroke, orthopedic procedures, neuromuscular diseases, organ transplants and cancer. Ambulatory experiences include General Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, specialty care, spine interventions and electrodiagnostic medicine. Residents learn leading-edge therapies and clinical care at Dodd Rehabilitation Hospital — a nationally ranked, 60-bed inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation facility. Each year, we accept seven residents.