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Beverly L. Roberts-Atwater , DO , Ph.D.

    • Title:
    • Assistant Professor

    • Role:
    • Faculty

    • Faculty Appointments:
    • Assistant Professor

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    • Contact Info:
    • 757.446.5915

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    • Office Location:
    • Andrews Hall

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    • Medical Education:
    • Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine

    • Residency:
    • JFK Johnson Rehab Institute: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

    • Fellowship(s):
    • Ohio University, Health Policy

    • Board Certification(s):
    • American Osteopathic Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AOBPMR)
      American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (ABPMR)

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    • Primary Specialty:
    • Proper wheelchair fitting.

      Wheeled mobility can be one of the most critical needs faced by patients with a physical disability. It can be a difference between isolation and independence.

      What Dr. Roberts-Atwater's wheelchair clinic requires:

      A face-to-face mobility exam by a PMR physician who has experience in fitting wheel chair needs with specific related disabilities
      Referral to physical therapist with training in specific wheelchair measurement skills if appropriate

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