Neurologist Charles Fiore of Culicchia Neurological Clinic has been appointed medical director of PAM Health Specialty and Rehabilitation Hospital’s new location in New Orleans. In addition, physicians from Culicchia Neurological will oversee and lead inpatient rehab services with Dr. Fiore serving as medical director of the 60-bed state-of-the-art facility located at 3801 Bienville St. in the Midcity area of New Orleans.
Additional Culicchia Neurological physicians joining the staff include Neurologist Kaveh Khoobehi M.D., and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physician Shivani Gupta, D.O.
Dr. Fiore is one of the few physicians in the region trained in the diagnosis and treatment of neuromuscular disorders such as neuropathies (disorders of the peripheral nerves), radiculopathies (pinched nerves in the neck or back that usually result in numbness or weakness and myopathies (acquired diseases of the muscles that can result in weakness).
“On behalf of the Culicchia Neurological Clinic medical staff, we are looking forward to serving patients at PAM Health Specialty Rehabilitation Hospital in New Orleans,” Dr. Fiore said. “Our clinic’s expertise in neurology, physical medicine and rehabilitation will greatly benefit patients in need of rehabilitation care that prepares them for the next phase of their recovery.”
PAM Health Specialty Hospital serves patients with a wide range of conditions such as stroke, trauma, hip fracture, brain injuries, concussions, orthopedic, Parkinson’s disease as well as many other inpatient and outpatient diagnoses. In addition to the brain injury and concussion program, the facility also features a Parkinson’s program, private inpatient suites, as well as both inpatient and outpatient programs.
Drs. Fiore, Khoobehi and Gupta also see patients at Culicchia Neurological’s offices. Our neuro staff of 16 physicians is one of the largest in the region and includes neurologists, neurosurgeons, an interventional neuroradiologist, physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists practicing at clinics in New Orleans and the West Bank. For more information visit culicchianeuro.com or call 504-340-6976.