Pediatric Rehabilitation

Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Fellowship

Rusk Rehabilitation has a fully accredited ACGME two year fellowship program in pediatric rehabilitation. The fellow is exposed to the areas of inpatient, outpatient and consultative services and works in close relationship with PM&R, Pediatrics, Orthopedics and Neurology faculty and residents. Expectations include managing neurological, orthopedic, amputee, spasticity, and developmental disabilities under faculty supervision within Rusk’s 16-bed CARF accredited pediatric inpatient unit and outpatient pediatric program. With a commitment to teaching, he/she teaches PM&R residents through didactic lectures and in other venues.

Please click the following link for further information regarding our: Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine fellowship.


AsanteAfua Asante, MD

Hometown/State:  Lawrenceville, Ga 
Medical School: Wayne State University School of Medicine 
Internship: Medstar Union Memorial/Good Samaritan Hospitals (Baltimore, MD)​
Residency: Johns Hopkins Hospital Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation ​
Hobbies: watching movies, traveling, volunteering, baking 
Why Rusk? diverse patient population, great multidisciplinary team