Gerald S. Bilsky, M.D.

Staff Physiatrist at Shepherd Center
Spinal Cord Injury Services
Brain Injury Inpatient Rehabilitation Program

Gerald S. Bilsky, Staff Physiatrist at Shepherd Center – Spinal Cord Injury Services

Dr. Bilsky’s Medical Background

Dr. Bilsky is a staff physiatrist for Shepherd Center's Spinal Cord Injury Program and Brain Injury Inpatient Rehabilitation Program. Dr. Bilsky graduated magna cum laude from Brown University and graduated from the University of Rochester School of Medicine in 1984. He completed his post-graduate residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Rochester in 1989.

Dr. Bilsky serves as co-chair of Shepherd Center's ethics committee. He is recognized as a leader in the field of PM&R and has served on numerous committees and organizational boards of directors including Society of Sigma XI, the American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, the Georgia Society of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, the Southern Society of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, the Southern Medical Society, the Brain Injury Association of Georgia, the National Brain Injury Association and the American Spinal Injury Association. Dr. Bilsky has been published in regional and national medical journals and frequently gives presentations in relevant areas of the specialty of Rehabilitation Medicine.

Patient Programs Involving Dr. Bilsky

Medical staff members at Shepherd Center often work with many different teams, and some choose to work closely with select patient programs and clinical focuses. Dr. Bilsky works with the following programs:

Dr. Bilsky in the News and Media

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