About the Doctor
Doctor Nnamdi Nwaogwugwu M.D. pronounce (woe-gu-gu) is a Board Certified Physical Medicine and Rehabiltation Physician. The Physiatric Pain and Medical Rehabilitation Clinic (PPMRC) specializes in the evaluation and treatment of non-operative musculoskeletal pain, sports injuries, workers compensation, and injuries related to motor vehicle collisions. PPMRC is uniquely qualified and capable of developing a patient specific, detailed treatment plan to limit pain, and disability while improving the patients quality of life.
The medical clinic also offers a comprehensive medically supervised weight loss program with on-site aerobic conditioning and muscle strengthening and training programs, herbal weight loss supplements, medifast meal replacement and 4 week low energy density meal planning menu to promote healthy weight loss.
Doctor Nwaogwugwu has had extensive training performing and interpreting Nerve Conduction Studies/Needle EMG’S. He performs consultations to assist other physicians with complex medical cases by electrophysiologically ruling in or out cervical and lumbar radiculopathies,myopathies, plexopathies, peripheral neuropathies, ulnar and median neuropathies.
Dr.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 and Rehabilitation(FSPMR). He maintains hospital privileges at Orlando Regional Medical Center(ORMC) and Florida Hospital.
Dr. Nwaogwugwu is a former student-athlete, earning a bachelor’s degree from Quincy University while on a basketball scholarship. While at Quincy University he majored in Biology with a minor in Chemistry. He would attend The Chicago Medical School and in his senior year be a Dean’s Award recipient winner. He completed his Internal Medicine residency program at Evanston Hospital (NorthWestern University Affiliate). He completed his Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation residency program at the Prestigious Mayo Clinic, located in Rochester Minnesota.
In 2002, Dr. Nwaogwugwu founded the Physiatric Pain and Medical Rehabilitation Clinic (PPMRC). PPMRC’S mission is to provide comprehensive, compassionate, medically necessary and cost effective Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation services to all injured patients and workers. Our comprehensive treatment plan will consist of medically supervised rehabilitation consisting of moist heat, electrical stimulation, ultrasound, hydrobed treatments, various massage techniques to limit pain and suffering under the care of a license 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 while improving patients strength, conditioning and decreasing pain.
Periodic medical follow ups do occur with the treatment team and modifications(including trigger point injections) to patients care are continually made to ensure quality and excellent results.
Come 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.