The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Center, P.A.

The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Center, P.A.

A comprehensive Spine, Sports and Occupational Rehabilitation Facility

Dr. Lisa Wisotsky, MD

Dr. Lisa Wisotsky, MD Dr. Lisa Wisotsky has a strong interest in geriatric rehabilitation, working with patients with a wide array of illnesses such as peripheral vascular disease, amputations, diabetes, osteoporosis and cardiac and respiratory illnesses. After receiving her Bachelor of Science degree from Yale University, Dr. Wisotsky attended Albert Einstein College of Medicine for both her MD degree and her residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Dr. Wisotsky began her career as the attending physician on the Geriatrics unit at the Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan, where she had inpatient and outpatient responsibilities and was involved in resident teaching. She has been with the PM&R Center since 1995, and has been the consulting physiatrist at several facilities in the Bergen County area, working with geriatric patients on subacute rehabilitation as well as long-term care units. Dr. Wisotsky works closely with patients and their families as well as with internists and the rehabilitation team to ensure that her patients reach their maximum functional potential and achieve their highest level of independence.

Educational Background

  • May 2007: Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health New York, New York, Master of Public Health
  • June 1990: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, Doctor of Medicine
  • May 1986: Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, B.S. Biology, Magna cum laude


Training

  • 1991-1994: Resident in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York
  • 1990-1991: Resident in Internal Medicine, New Rochelle Hospital New Rochelle, New York


Professional Experience

  • 1995-Present: Consulting physiatrist at facilities in New Jersey and New York
  • 1994-1995: Attending Physician at the Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan Detroit, Michigan
  • 1994-1995: Assistant Professor, Wayne State University School of Medicine Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


Licensure and Certification

  • 1995 Diplomate, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • New York State Medical License
  • New Jersey State Medical License


Hospital Appointment

  • Englewood Hospital and Medical Center


Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • American Medical Association