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Dorianne Rachelle Feldman, M.D., M.S.
Medical Director of the Inpatient Rehabilitation Program
Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Expertise: Back Pain, Cancer Rehabilitation, Joint Pain, Musculoskeletal Injuries, Myofascial Pain, Neck Pain, Neurologic Rehabilitation, Pain Management, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Spasticity Management, Transplant Rehabilitation ...read more
Research Interests: Critical Care Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
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Dr. Dorianne Feldman is an assistant professor of physical medicine and rehabilitation at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She focuses on critical care physical medicine and rehabilitation. She combines both her skills as a physical therapist and board-certified physiatrist when treating her patients.
Dr. Feldman holds B.S. and M.S.P.T. degrees from Boston University, and received her M.D. from the George Washington University School of Medicine. Following medical school, she completed a preliminary year in internal medicine at Mercy Medical Center/University of Maryland and then a residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
She served as chief resident from 2008-2009 for the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and was subsequently appointed as a clinical associate.
Dr. Feldman has published extensively, including five chapters in professional books. She has received numerous awards and honors, and was twice the recipient of the Hopkins Healer Award for excellence in patient care during residency.
In April 2017, Dr. Feldman was inducted into the Miller-Coulson Academy of Clinical Excellence. Inductees are honored for their professionalism, communication skills, diagnostic prowess, depth of knowledge, ability to negotiate the health care system, passion for patient care and service as a role model to medical trainees.
- Medical Director of the Inpatient Rehabilitation Program
- Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Departments / Divisions
- MD, George Washington University (2005)
- Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (2009)
- American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehab / Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (2010)
Research & Publications
Feldman, D., Cahalin, L. The Relationship of Ventilatory Muscle Strength to Chest Wall Excursion in Normal Persons and Persons With Cervical Spinal Cord Injury Abstract published in the Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal, vol. 9 (4), 1998
Feldman, D, Gonzalez-Fernandez, M, Singla, A, Singh, S, and Krabak, B. Hip and Pelvis Injuries in Special Populations. The Hip and Pelvis in Sports Medicine and Primary Care. Ed. Peter H. Seidenberg and Jimmy D. Bowen. Springer, New York. First Edition. 2010.
Gonzalez-Fernandez, M, and Feldman, D. Stroke Rehabilitation. Rakel & Bope: Conns Current Therapy 2010. 62nd ed. Ed. Robert E. Rakel, Edward T. Bope, and Rick D. Kellerman. Elsevier, Philadelphia. December, 2009.
Feldman DR, Gonzlez-Fernndez M. Dysphagia in Stroke and Neurologic Disease. The Handbook of Behavior, Diet and Nutrition,Preedy VR, editor Springer. (In press)
Feldman, D, and Bushby, M. Wheelchair Prescription. PMR in your Pocket. Ed. Marlis Gonzalez-Fernandez and Jarrod Friedman. 1st Edition. Demos. ( In Press).
Gonzalez-Fernandez, M, and Feldman, D. Stroke Rehabilitation. Rakel & Bope: Conns Current Therapy 2011. 62nd ed. Ed. Robert E. Rakel, Edward T. Bope, and Rick D. Kellerman. Elsevier, Philadelphia. December 2010.
Needham, D, Feldman, D, and Kho, M. The Functional Costs of ICU Survivorship: Collaborating to Improve Post-ICU Disability. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. (In Press)
Activities & Honors
- Johns Hopkins Healer Award, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2008
- Johns Hopkins Healer Award, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2009
- Miller-Coulson Academy of Clinical Excellence, Johns Hopkins Medicine, 2017
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- Dorianne Feldman, M.D., inducted into Miller-Coulson Academy of Clinical Excellence