The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital is pleased to welcome Rachel Blankenship, pediatric physiatrist, to its medical staff.
Dr. Blankenship is board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation. She earned her undergraduate degree in biology from Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, and a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Des Moines University in Iowa. Following the completion of her medical degree, she completed a categorical physical medicine and rehabilitation residency program at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, and a pediatric rehabilitation fellowship at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in Ohio.
The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital employs the only two pediatric physiatrists in the state of Oklahoma. Pediatric physiatrists specialize in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of disorders that produce temporary or permanent functional impairment.