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Robert E. Henry, M.D., M.S.

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

henry_bioRobert E. Henry, M.D., M.S., is a physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist with Nelson Spine Institute. His expertise encompasses electrodiagnostic medicine, outpatient physical medicine, and spine, sport and occupational musculoskeletal medicine. Dr. Henry is certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation since 1994, and has been an active member of many prestigious medical organizations. After earning his Bachelor of Science degree in kinesiology and a Master of Science in kinesiology and biomechanics at the University of California, Los Angeles, Dr. Henry attended UCLA Medical School where he graduated at the top of his class and received the Merck Award for Superior Clinical/Academic Performance in 1988.


The following year, Dr. Henry completed an internship in internal medicine at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital before beginning his residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the University of Washington Medical School and receiving his post-residency training in electrodiagnostic medicine. Dr. Henry has since served teaching appointments on specialty subjects including physiology and human neuromuscular anatomy, biomechanics, and clinical medicine for many institutions. His extensive expertise has also allowed him to publish a reply to the role of spinal cord monitoring in spine surgery in the publication, "Comprehensive Management of Spinal Trauma."


Dr. Henry's complete Curriculum Vitae is available upon request.