MansiJhaveri

Mansi Jhaveri, DO

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Co-Director, Neurorehabilitation
832-325-7080
713-500-0590


Sandra Austin
713-500-5874

Biography

Biography

Mansi Jhaveri, D.O. joined the medical staff as an attending physician at TIRR Memorial Hermann in March 2013. Prior to joining TIRR Memorial Hermann, she was in private practice and received the Emory Stoner MD Award for her contribution to physiatric education.  Dr. Jhaveri is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and the American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

Services Provided by Dr. Jhaveri

  • Managing memory problems, speech disturbance, difficulty swallowing, weakness, increase in muscle tension, and balance difficulty associated with neurologic disease
  • Referral to physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, neuropsychology, and nursing staff to promote optimal patient function
  • Prescription of assistive devices such as a rolling walker, cane, or orthotic to improve ambulation and balance
  • Electromyography and nerve conduction studies to diagnose common problems such as cervical radiculopathy or carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Monthly stroke support group with education on how to prevent future strokes

Education

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
Philadelphia of College of Osteopathic Medicine
Internship
University of Pennsylvania
Residency
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pennsylvania

Areas of Interests

Clinical Interests

  • Disability Reduction in Patients with Stroke
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Other Neurologic Diseases

Research Interests

Finding innovative ways to provide rehabilitation services to those patients with limited access due to geographic or socioeconomic factors.