Rehabilitation services offers care for spine, sports, and musculoskeletal care. The physicians are all sub-specialty trained in the care of acute and chronic musculoskeletal injuries to supervise non-surgical care, including therapy, medications, and interventional procedures.

Conditions

Due to overuse

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Patellofemoral syndrome
  • Lateral epicondylitis (tennis elbow)

Due to one-time trauma

  • Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears
  • Rotator cuff tears
  • Sprains

What to Expect

Your health care provider will assess your condition using a detailed medical history and a physical examination. A team of physicians, occupational and physical therapists, and the patient along with his or her family members will work together to design an appropriate and individualized program to reach the optimal outcome for the patient. This outcome will involve a decrease in pain, improved mobility, and a reduced risk of further injury.

Services and Treatments

  • Splinting
  • Bracing
  • Orthotics
  • Exercise
  • Postural training
  • Ergonomic recommendations
Sports training screen

Heather Curtiss, MD

Dr. Curtiss is board certified in Sports Medicine and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  She joined the University of Utah as staff in 2016.  Her clinical interests focus on musculoskeletal and spine injuries.  She provides comprehensive care including the use of musculoskeletal ultrasound and/or fluoroscopic spine injections to conservatively ... Read More

Daniel M. Cushman, MD

Patient Rating:

4.8

4.8 out of 5

Dan Cushman, M.D., is board-certified in both Sports Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, and specializes in the care of musculoskeletal injuries in both athletes & non-athletes, musculoskeletal ultrasound, electrodiagnostics, and endurance sports-specific injuries with a particular interest in runners, cyclists, swimmers, and triathlet... Read More

Pamela A. Hansen, MD

Patient Rating:

4.5

4.5 out of 5

Dr. Pamela A. Hansen is an associate professor in the Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation who specializes in musculoskeletal and spine rehabilitation.  She holds Board Certifications from the American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and a sub-specialty Board Certification in Sports Medicine.  Research interests include exer... Read More

A. Michael Henrie, DO

Patient Rating:

4.6

4.6 out of 5

Michael Henrie, D.O. is a Sports Medicine Physician at the University of Utah. Dr. Henrie received his medical degree from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. He completed a residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation followed by a Sports and Musculoskeletal Medicine fellowship at the University of Utah. In addition to working... Read More

Specialties:

Back, Cycling Injury, Neck, Non-operative Musculoskeletal Disorders, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Running Injury, Spine, Spine Injection, Sports Concussion, Sports Injury, Sports Medicine

Locations:

South Jordan Health Center 801-213-4500
University Orthopaedic Center 801-587-7109

Richard W. Kendall, DO

Patient Rating:

4.6

4.6 out of 5

Dr. Richard W. Kendall is a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physician who specializes in diagnosis and rehabilitation of back and neck pain using exercise, therapy, interventional spine procedures and medications and complementary and alternative management. He has special interest in back and neck pain in cyclists, triathletes, endurance athl... Read More

Specialties:

Acute Pain, Arthritis Rehabilitation, Back, Cycling Injury, Neck, Non-operative Musculoskeletal Disorders, Pain Management, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Spine, Spine Evaluation, Spine Injection

Locations:

University Orthopaedic Center 801-587-7109

Nick Monson, DO

Patient Rating:

4.9

4.9 out of 5

Dr. Nick Monson, Assistant Professor, (clinical) is a board certified primary care sports medicine specialist within the Orthopedic Department of the University of Utah.  Dr. Monson specializes in evaluation and treatment of spine, shoulder, elbow, hand, hip, knee and foot and ankle issues.  He also has special interest in concussion management and... Read More

Specialties:

Acute Pain, Arthritis Rehabilitation, Concussion, Health Promotion and Education, Knee Preservation, Non-operative Musculoskeletal Disorders, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Spine Evaluation, Sports Medicine, Ultrasound, Wilderness Medicine

Locations:

Farmington Health Center 801-213-3200

Stuart E. Willick, MD

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

Stuart Willick, MD is a fellowship trained, board certified sports medicine physician. He has worked with numerous elite sports organizations, including the University of Utah, the United States Ski and Snowboard Association, US Speedskating, the US Bobsled and Skeleton Federation, and the International Olympic and Paralympic Medical Committees.  D... Read More

Specialties:

Sports Medicine, Sports Injury

Locations:

Redstone Health Center 435-658-9262
University Orthopaedic Center 801-587-7109

Rebecca Wilson Zingg, DO

Rebecca Wilson, D.O., is a Assistant Professor in the Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation whose interests include osteopathic manipulative medicine, preventative medicine and wellness, integrative health, cancer rehabilitation, and neuromusculoskeletal medicine. She is passionate about supporting the unique healing process of every ind... Read More

Specialties:

Back, Cancer Rehabilitation, Headache, Myofascial Pain, Neck, Non-operative Musculoskeletal Disorders, Osteopathic Care, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Preventive Medicine

Locations:

Huntsman Cancer Institute
Linda B. and Robert B. Wiggins Wellness Center
801-587-4585
School of Medicine
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
801-581-2267
Centerville Health Center 26 S. Main Street
Centerville, Utah 84014
Map
801-587-3422
University of Utah Hospital 50 N. Medical Drive
Salt Lake City, Utah 84132
Map
801-587-3422
University Orthopaedic Center 590 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, Utah 84108
Map
801-587-3422