Dr. Ross D Zafonte DO Physiatrist

Dr. Ross Zafonte is a physiatrist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital. He received his medical degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. He is one of 30 doctors at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital who specialize in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Physiatrist: General Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Hospital Affiliation

Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
Ranked #6 in Rehabilitation

Education & Medical Training

Mount Sinai School of Medicine at Elmhurst
Residency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 1986–1989

Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

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

MI State Medical License
Active through 2013

MO State Medical License
Active through 2015

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Significant improvements on cognitive performance post- transcranial, red/near-infrared LED treatments in chronic, mild TBI: Open-protocol study.
Naeser, M. A.,Zafonte, R.,Krengel, M. H.,Martin, P. I.,Frazier, J.,Hamblin, M.,Knight, J. A.,Meehan, W.,Baker, E. H.

Zolpidem and restoration of consciousness.
Whyte, J.,Rajan, R.,Rosenbaum, A.,Katz, D.,Kalmar, K.,Seel, R.,Greenwald, B.,Zafonte, R.,Demarest, D.,Brunner, R.,Kaelin, D.

Cognition in Patients with Burn Injury in the Inpatient Rehabilitation Population.
Purohit, M.,Goldstein, R.,Nadler, D.,Mathews, K.,Slocum, C.,Gerrard, P.,Divita, M. A.,Ryan, C. M.,Zafonte, R.,Kowalske, K.,Schneider, J. C.

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