Dr. David X Cifu MD Physiatrist

Dr. David Cifu is a physiatrist in Richmond, Virginia and is affiliated with VCU Health System. He received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 28 years. Dr. Cifu accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 12 doctors at VCU Health System who specialize in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Physiatrist: General Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Clinical Interests: Geriatrics, Brain injury, Brain Injury, Neurorehabilitation, Leadership

Hospital Affiliation

VCU Health System

Education & Medical Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 1986

Baylor College of Medicine
Internship, Internal Medicine Preliminary Year, 1986–1987

Boston University School of Medicine
Class of 1986

Boston University School of Medicine
Other Training, Medicine, 1982–1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Certified 23 years in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

VA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Differential Eye Movements in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Versus Normal Controls.
Cifu, D. X.,Wares, J. R.,Hoke, K. W.,Wetzel, P. A.,Gitchel, G.,Carne, W.

Traumatic brain injury, posttraumatic stress disorder, and pain diagnoses in OIF/OEF/OND Veterans.
Cifu, D. X.,Taylor, B. C.,Carne, W. F.,Bidelspach, D.,Sayer, N. A.,Scholten, J.,Campbell, E. H.

Post-acute Brain Injury Urinary Signature: A New Resource for Molecular Diagnostics.
Ottens, A. K.,Stafflinger, J. E.,Griffin, H. E.,Kunz, R. D.,Cifu, D. X.,Niemeier, J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Choice
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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