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Neurorehabilitation Fellowship Program

Fellowship Training

Director: John Aguilar, MD

We offer a one year fellowship in neurorehabilitation, the clinical science of guiding and sustaining the rehabilitation of patients with neurological injuries or diseases.  Fellows participate in the care of inpatients and outpatients with stroke, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, and neuromuscular disorders. Inpatients are treated in a state-of-the-art rehabilitation hospital and consults in the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.  Outpatient opportunities include spasticity management with botulinum toxin injection or intrathecal baclofen pumps, spinal cord injury clinic and a brain injury clinic. 


Each applicant is required to have completed a neurology or physical medicine and rehabilitation residency program accredited in the United States.  Applicants must qualify for licensure by the North Carolina Board of Medical Examiners and must be Board Eligible.

How to Apply:  

Please submit the Neurorehabilitation Fellowship application, your letter of interest, current curriculum vita, and three letters of recommendation (one letter must be from the director of your core residency program) to:

Dr. John Aguilar 
Director, Neurorehabilitation Fellowship
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Medical Center Boulevard
Winston-Salem, NC 27157-1078

Tel. 336-713-5712 | Fax 336-716-1595 


Quick Reference

Neurorehabilitation Fellowship
Michael Guo, MD, PhD

Phone 336-713-2121
Fax 336-713-8588

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Medical Center Boulevard
Winston-Salem, NC 27157-1078


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