Sunday, March 16, 2014 - DMC Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan Medical Director, Lawrence J. Horn, MD, Named to Best Doctors in America List

March 17, 2014
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Cheryl Angelelli

Lawrence J. Horn MD, medical director, DMC Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan's (RIM) Neuroscience Unit, was recently selected to appear on the Best Doctors in America® List for 2014. Determined by impartial peer review, this prestigious honor is awarded to only five percent of doctors in America.

The highly regarded Best Doctors in America® List, assembled by Best Doctors, Inc., results from exhaustive polling of over 45,000 physicians in the United States. In a confidential review, current physician honorees answer the question, “If you or a loved one needed a doctor in your specialty, to whom would you refer?”

The experts who are part of the list provide the most advanced medical expertise and knowledge to patients with serious conditions – often saving lives in the process by finding the right diagnosis and right treatment.

Dr. Horn was recognized as a physician who excels in the specialty of physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R) and traumatic brain injury.

Dr. Horn joined RIM in 2005. In addition to serving as the medical director, he is also interim chair and a professor in the Department of PM&R at Wayne State University School of Medicine, and program director for the PM&R residency program.

He graduated with his medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, and completed his residency in PM&R at the University of Washington, Seattle, WA.

His areas of medical expertise are in rehabilitation of central nervous system disorders including traumatic brain injury, stroke, spinal cord injury and spasticity and he is the author of several book chapters on traumatic brain injury rehabilitation.

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