The Baylor College of Medicine-Texas Children’s Hospital Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Fellowship Program is a two-year ACGME accredited clinical fellowship designed to develop advanced competency, skills and knowledge in the diagnosis and management of children and adolescents with disabilities, by providing a broad base of didactic teaching and clinical exposure to all aspects of pediatric rehabilitation medicine.
Primary training site: TCH Main campus (Medical Center)
Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit and Consults
– Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit (IRU) is an 8-bed CARF accredited unit located on the 12th floor of the West Tower Bldg., providing state-of-the-art comprehensive rehabilitation program to help improve function and outcomes.
– A robust and busy inpatient rehabilitation consult service at TCH to assist our colleagues in the evaluation and management of post-acute care rehabilitation needs
Outpatient Rehabilitation and Multidisciplinary Clinics
– Cerebral Palsy and Spasticity Clinics
– Spina Bifida Clinic- Muscular Dystrophy Clinic
– Brachial Plexus Injury and Peripheral Nerve Clinic
– TBI Clinic
– PRM Fellow Continuity Clinic
– General Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine Clinic
– PRM Procedures: Chemodenervation with botulinum toxin and phenol, Electrodiagnosis, Intrathecal Baclofen pump
Pediatrics and Pediatric Subspecialty Experience
– Enhanced learning experience through collaboration with other specialties that PM&R closely work with: Complex Care clinic, Developmental Pediatrics and Psychology, Neurology, Rheumatology, Pain Service, Neurosurgery, Orthopedics and Sports Medicine.
Research and Electives
– Dedicated research months
– Clinical investigator’s course through BCM
– Exposure to community-based programs for children and teens with disabilities through Easter Seals of Houston
–Gait and motion analysis Lab (TCH Woodlands Hospital)
Mariella Hillebrand, M.D.
Gabrielle Nguyen, M.D.
Fabiola Reyes, M.D.