Our Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Doctors

Shepherd Center staff physicians who lead rehabilitation teams are specialized in physical medicine and rehabilitation. Other staff physicians specialize in medical disciplines sometimes needed for treatment of Shepherd Center patients. 

Shepherd Center Medical Staff

Dr. ChiChi Berhane
ChiChi Berhane, M.D., MBA
Medical Director
Reconstructive Surgery
Dr. Gerald Bilsky
Gerald S. Bilsky, M.D.
Staff Physiatrist

Dr. Brock Bowman
Brock Bowman, M.D.
Associate Medical Director

Wes Chay, M.D.
Staff Physiatrist
Dr. Anna Choo Elmers
Anna Choo Elmers, M.D.
Staff Physiatrist
Dr. John Lin
John Lin, M.D.
Medical Director,
Spinal Cord Injury Program

Our Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Consulting Staff

Consulting physicians provide expertise in a variety of medical disciplines that may be needed in the treatment of Shepherd Center patients.

Dr. Nazia Bandukwala
Nazia Bandukwala, D.O.
Urologist

Dr. Luther Burse
Luther Burse, M.D.
Gastroenterologist

Dr. Jesse Couk
Jesse Couk, M.D.
Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. David DeRuyter
David N. DeRuyter, M.D.
Medical Director, Respiratory and
Critical Care Services
Dr. Keith Dockery
Keith Dockery, M.D.
Medical Director,
Otolaryngology
Roger Frankel, M.D.,FAANS
Neurosurgeon
Dr. Bryce T. Gillespie
Bryce T. Gillespie, M.D.
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. Gary Gropper
Gary R. Gropper, M.D.
Neurosurgeon
Dr. Douglas Murray
Douglas Murray, M.D.
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Dr. Herndon Murray
Herndon Murray, M.D.
Medical Director, Orthopedics
Dr. Allan Peljovich
Allan Peljovich, M.D., M.P.H.
Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. Gary Richter
Gary C. Richter, M.D.
Gastroenterologist
Dr. Matthew Sand
Matthew Sand, M.D.
Urologist
Dr. Andrew Zadoff
Andrew Zadoff, M.D.
Pulmonologist