Nnamdi C. Nwaogwugwu M.D.
pronounced (woe-gu-gu) is a Board Certified Physical Medicine and
Rehabilitation Physician. The Physiatric Pain and Medical Rehabilitation Clinic
(PPMRC) specialize in the evaluation and treatment of non-operative
musculoskeletal pain, sports injuries, workers compensation injuries, and motor vehicle collisions. PPMRC is uniquely qualified and capable of developing
a patient specific, musculoskeletal evaluations, and detailed treatment plan to
limit pain, and disability while improving the patient’s quality of life.
Nwaogwugwu is Board Certified Physiatrist and a Fellow with the American
Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPMR), a member of the Orange
County Medical Society (OCMS), and Florida Society of Physical Medicine &
Rehabilitation (FSPMR). He maintains hospital privileges at Orlando Regional
Medical Center (ORMC) and Florida Hospital Healthcare Systems (FHHS).
Nwaogwugwu has an extensive training performing and interpreting Nerve
Conduction Studies/Needle EMG'S. He performs consultations to assist other
physicians with complex medical cases by electro physiologically ruling in or
out cervical and lumbar radiculopathies, myopathies, plexopathies, and
peripheral neuropathies; ulnar and median neuropathies.
Nwaogwugwu is a former student-athlete, earning a Bachelor's degree in Biology
with a minor in Chemistry from Quincy University while on an athletic scholarship.
He attended The Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science; formerly (The Chicago Medical School) and
in his senior year was a Dean's Award recipient winner. He completed a year of
Internal Medicine residency program at Evanston Hospital (Northwestern
University Affiliate), and his Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation residency
program at the Prestigious Mayo Clinic, located in Rochester Minnesota.
In 2002, Dr. Nwaogwugwu founded the
Physiatric Pain & Medical Rehabilitation Clinic (PPMRC). PPMRC'S mission is
to provide comprehensive, compassionate, medically necessary and cost effective
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation services to all injured patients and
workers. Our comprehensive treatment plan consist of comprehensive evaluation
and medically supervised rehabilitation consisting of moist heat, electrical
stimulation, ultrasound, hydro bed treatments, various massage techniques to
limit pain and suffering under the care of a licensed therapist and supervised
by Doctor Nwaogwugwu. The patient's will also be provided passive-active range
of motion exercises and gentle joint specific stretching and strengthening
program to increase flexibility , range of motion to improve patients strength, conditioning while decreasing
pain. We also offer Epidural Steroid injection, Facet injections, and
Sacroiliac injections, for the treatment of low back pain.
experience professional, compassionate, excellent cost-effective rehabilitation
at its best with proven results. Consider referring your family members,
patient's, injured co-workers to our rehabilitation clinic to begin the process
of living a quality pain free life.