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Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Houston, Texas

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C. George Kevorkian, M.D.

Photo C. George Kevorkian, M.D.Associate Professor and Vice Chair

Medical School: University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, 1972
Internship: Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
Residency: Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia; Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

Board Certification: American Board of PM&R; American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Sub-Specialty: Musculoskeletal Medicine and General Rehabilitation
Clinical Interests: General Rehabilitation; Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation; Stroke Rehabilitation
Research Interests: Aging with Disabilities; Stroke

Significant Professional Activities

  • Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
    • Manuscript Reviewer
  • American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
    • Associate Editor
    • Member, Editorial Board
    • Manuscript Reviewer
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
    • Recognition Award for Distinguished Clinician
    • Founding Chair, International Rehabilitation Medicine Special Interest Group
    • Chair, History Preservation Committee
    • Historian
    • Member, Stroke Special Interest Group
  • American Back Society
    • Member, Spinal Rehabilitation Committee
  • Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education
    • Site Visitor
    • Member, Standing Panel for Accreditation Appeals
  • Texas Medical Association
    • Delegate, St. Luke's Hospital, Organized Medical Staff Section
  • Southeast Texas Multiple Sclerosis Society
    • Member, Medical Advisory Committee

Selected Publications

Kevorkian CG. Stroke rehabilitation and the cardiac transplantation patient. Am J Phys Med Rehabil, 79:558-564, 2000.

Kevorkian CG, Rintala D, Hart K. Evaluation and promotion of the clinician-educator: the faculty viewpoint. Am J Phys Med Rehabil, 80:47-55, 2001.

Kevorkian CG, Kaldis T, Mahajan G, Graves D. Rehabilitation of postcardiac surgery stroke patients: progress, outcomes and comparisons with other stroke patients. Am J Phys Med Rehabil, 81:881-889, 2003.

Kevorkian CG, Ergeletzis D, Rintala DH. Nonagenarians on a rehabilitation unit: characteristics, progress and outcomes. Am J Phys Med Rehabil, 83(4):266-272, 2004.

Contact Information

C. George Kevorkian, M.D.
St. Luke's Tower
6624 Fannin, #2330
Houston, TX 77030

Appointments: 713-798-4061
Consults: 713-798-4061
Academic Office: 713-799-5033
Fax: 713-796-0978

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