Medical School
University of Oklahoma College of Medicine (1991)
Children's Mercy Hospital (1994), Pediatrics
University of Kansas Medical Center (1997), Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Research Interest

  • Rehabilitation management of brachial plexus and peripheral nerve injuries


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Inherited polyneuropathies.
Rinaldi R, Patel A PM R 2013 May 5 5 Suppl S63-73


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Honors & Awards

  • Mercy Golden Apple Mentor Award- Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City MO
  • Best Doctors in America
  • Faculty Excellence Award - Department of PM&R, University of Kansas School of Medicine
  • Kansas City Super Doctors- Kansas City Magazine

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine (1997)
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabiltiation (1997)
  • American Society of Neurophysiologic Monitoring (1999)
  • Association of Academic Physiatrists (1997)