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Musculoskeletal & Non-surgical Orthopedics

  • Carr, Conley, MD


    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

  • Carter, Markus J, DO


    Assistant Professor
    Medical Director, The Workplace at UAB Highlands

    Areas of Interest
    Work Injury Management, EMG-NCS Electrodiagnostic Testing, Spine and Joint Pain, Manual Medicine Techniques, Sports Injuries, Nonsurgical Pain Management

  • Colorado selected for national expert panel on orthobiologics

    Dr. ColoradoDale Colorado, D.O., M.P.H. was selected to serve on the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R) Technical Expert Panel for orthobiologic management of osteoarthritis of the knee. The panel will develop and author a clinical practice guidance statement to advance knowledge and promote standards of care and best practices based on the best available evidence.

    "While the research on orthobiologics is ever-expanding, there is still a lot that we don't know. I am excited to help guide and inform healthcare providers regarding the use of orthobiologics for knee osteoarthritis," stated Colorado.

    Dr. Colorado has been using orthobiologics in his clinical practice for approximately 10 years. He was Founder and Medical Director of the Orthopedic Regenerative Medicine Program in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Washington University in St. Louis. He has given numerous lectures/presentations on regenerative medicine.

    Dr. Colorado is Associate Professor and Vice Chair of Education in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). He serves as PM&R Residency Program Director and Medical Director of Sports and Musculoskeletal Medicine. Dr. Colorado is also a team physician for UAB Athletics and a part of the UAB Sports & Exercise Medicine program.

  • Colorado, Dale, D.O., M.P.H.


    Associate Professor and Vice Chair of Education
    Program Director, PM&R Residency
    Medical Director, Sports and Musculoskeletal Medicine

    Areas of Interest
    Sports and Musculoskeletal Medicine, Interventional Spine, Electrodiagnostic Medicine, Ultrasound, Adaptive Sports, Regenerative Medicine, and Performing Arts Medicine

  • Powell, Danielle, M.D.


    Associate Professor
    Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs; Medical Director, Adult Multidisciplinary Spina Bifida Clinic; and Director of the PM&R Cancer Rehabilitation program.

    Areas of Interest
    Spina Bifida, Cerebral Palsy, Cancer Rehab, Musculoskeletal Medicine, Botox, Electromyography

  • Turnley, Michelle MD


    Assistant Professor
    Medical Director, Worker’s Compensation Division at The Workplace
    Associate Residency Program Director

    Areas of Interest
    Musculoskeletal pain, Conservative Spine Care, Electrodiagnosis, Osteoarthritis, Ultrasound-Guided Injections

  • Zhou, Xiaohua, MD


    Associate Professor

    Areas of Interest
    Stroke, Spasticity, CNS, Wound Care - Pressure Injuries, NCV/EMG, Botox Injection, Musculoskeletal

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