Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Pediatric Rehabilitation Fellowship


About Us


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)


Current Fellows


Mariella Hillebrand, M.D.

Gabrielle Nguyen, M.D.

Fabiola Reyes, M.D.




Affiliations with leading research and healthcare institutions in and around the Texas Medical Center, the world’s largest healthcare complex, provide access to an exceptionally diverse array of people and resources. Discover how our affiliations enhance our education programs.

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