We are excited to introduce our newest providers in the UAB Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Click here to schedule an appointment.

coloradoDale Colorado, D.O., M.P.H.

Dr. Colorado joins UAB Medicine PM&R as an associate professor and vice chair of education. He also serves as the director of the residency program and director of sports & musculoskeletal medicine. His specialities include orthopedic sports medicine, non-operative orthopedics, musculoskeletal medicine, and adaptive sports. 

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teranishiRachel Teranishi, M.D.

Dr. Teranishi joins UAB Medicine PM&R as an assistant professor. Teranishi has specialized training and interest in the field of brain injury medicine, including traumatic brain injury (TBI), anoxic brain injury, and stroke. Her goal is to provide individualized care, education, and compassion to patients and families recovering from illness or injury.

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twistElizabeth Twist, M.D.

Dr. Twist joins UAB Medicine PM&R as an assistant professor specializing in the field of spinal cord injury and spinal disorders. Dr. Twist is involved in direct patient care for spinal cord injury consults and inpatients at UAB and the Spain Rehabilitation outpatient clinic spinal cord injury service.

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latorreJohan Latorre, M.D.

Dr. Latorre joins UAB Medicine PM&R as an assistant professor specializing in sports medicine, adaptive sports, and musculoskeletal issues. Dr. Latorre’s clinical practice will assess patients’ needs suffered during athletic events such as musculoskeletal issues and concussion protocols.

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koplikLisa Koplik Humphries, M.D.

Dr. Koplik Humphries joins UAB Medicine PM&R as an assistant professor with a specialty in pain management. Dr. Koplik Humphries’s clinical practice will assess treatment for patients who suffer from pain due to a variety of conditions.

Learn more about Dr. Koplik Humphries.