Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, M.D., a clinical assistant professor at the UT Medical School at Houston, completed her residency at the Baylor/UT Houston Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Alliance in July 2009. She received her medical degree in 2005 at Baylor College of Medicine and completed her internship at Baylor’s affiliated hospitals the following year.
As an attending physician at TIRR, Dr. Verduzco-Gutierrez’s primary focus will be on caring for outpatients recovering from traumatic brain injury and neurotrauma. She is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the Texas Medical Association and the Harris County Medical Society.
Dr. Verduzco-Gutierrez’s clinical responsibilities include outpatient management of persons who have sustained brain injuries or strokes.
Her clinical services include care in the following areas:
- Traumatic Brain Injury
- Spasticity management
- Botulinum toxin injections for spasticity
- Intrathecal baclofen pumps
- Electrodiagnosis/EMG testing