Carr

Assistant Professor
Medical Director, Orthotics and Prosthetics
Director, Spain Rehabilitation Center Amputee Clinic

Areas of Interest
Amputation, Vascular Rehabilitation, Non-interventional management of spine pain, Electrodiagnostics, Quality and Documentation Improvement, Medical technology

Biography

Dr. Carr works as a physiatrist and works alongside the vascular surgery team as an acute-care consultant and liaison for Spain Rehabilitation Center. He focuses on education of patients prior to an amputation to counsel patients on pre-prosthetic rehabilitation, management of phantom limb pain, and will follow patients long-term at Spain Rehabilitation Center to help prescribe prosthetic limbs and improve patient’s functional outcome. In addition, Dr. Carr has an interest in electrodiagnostic studies and performs electromyography and nerve conduction studies at The Workplace at UAB Highlands as well as at Spain Rehabilitation. These studies are done to diagnose neuropathy, nerve entrapment including carpal tunnel and cubital tunnel, radiculopathy, and plexopathies.

Education & Training

MD, University of Alabama School of Medicine

Contact

144 Spain Rehabilitation Center
1717 6th Avenue South Birmingham, AL 25233
205-934-3450