Here is some current information on the landscape of physiatry today. The field continues to grow! It is now attracting even more qualified medical students.
Total number of Board Certified physiatrists – 15,300. This information is from the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
Physiatry residency programs: 98
Number of ACGME-accredited Fellowship programs: sports medicine – 141, spinal cord injury – 21, pediatric rehab – 25, traumatic brain injury – 25, neuromuscular medicine -5, and hospice and palliative medicine – 3, pain – 48
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