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Dr. Mendel KupferMagee Rehabilitation Hospital’s Dr. Mendel Kupfer was recognized by Philadelphia Magazine as a Best Physician under 40 years old. Dr. Kupfer is 32 years old.

A Physiatrist, Dr. Mendel’s focus is on spinal cord injury, sports medicine and pain management. He is also the program director of the Pennsylvania Academy of Pain Management and Rehabilitation annual conferences for 2008 and 2009.

 “We’re all very proud of Dr. Kupfer,” said Magee’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Guy Fried, who has been a Philadelphia Magazine Top Doc several times. “His accomplishments in medicine at such a young age certainly warrant his name on a list that showcases talented doctors under 40 years old. His skills and compassion for his patients assure that patients at Magee will continue to receive top quality care in the future.”

Magee Rehabilitation Hospital, founded in 1958, is a 96-bed specialty medical rehabilitation hospital providing physical and cognitive rehabilitation services. Magee’s flagship facility is located in Center City Philadelphia. In addition to the main campus that offers comprehensive services for spinal cord injury, brain injury, stroke, orthopedic replacement, amputation, pain management and work injury, Magee provides an expanding out-patient network serving the surrounding communities. In 1985, Magee’s brain injury rehabilitation program became the first in the nation to be accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities. Magee partnered with Jefferson Hospital to create one of the nation’s 14 federally designated centers for spinal cord injury rehabilitation. Magee has been rated one of America’s leading rehabilitation hospitals by U.S. News&World Report. Magee provides treatment to more than 5,000 individuals annually. Magee is authorized to treat wounded military personnel returning from war. Magee is not an Obligated Group Affiliate.


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