Our Research

Clinical Trials

Our department is actively engaged in clinical trials in the past and current. Grants have been obtained from several sources for various trials, including the NIH and the Department of Defense/VA.

Faculty Research

Due to our intimate relationship with the South Texas VA and multiple active military bases within San Antonio, several faculty have published or are actively engaged in projects affiliated with the Department of Defense and the VA.

Residency Research

Our residents are highly engaged in research publication and advancing the field of rehabilitation medicine.

Featured Researchers

Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, MD

Research interests include brain injury, spasticity, and neurorehabiliation. Recent works include several publications on Coronavirus.

Dr. Trobovich

Michelle Trbovich, MD

Research interests include spinal cord injury medicine including neurogenic bladder, spinal cord injury related pain and thermoregulation after spinal cord injury.

Donald McGeary

Don McGeary, PhD

Research interests include cognitive and behavioral therapy, chronic pain and assessing the efficacy of chronic pain interventions.