Using the latest technologies and advancements in rehabilitative medicine, UT Southwestern Frisco’s Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation team helps patients achieve their highest possible level of physical, functional, and cognitive independence after an injury or illness.
We provide nonsurgical treatment options for patients suffering from joint, back, and neck pain caused by arthritis, acute musculoskeletal injuries, degenerative disc disease, herniated discs, and other orthopedic conditions. We also help people with a variety of neurologic diagnoses regain and improve function to maximize their quality of life.
Our physicians – all of whom are board certified − and physical therapists, speech therapists, and occupational therapists treat a wide variety of medical conditions affecting the brain, spinal cord, nerves, bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, and tendons. Care is individualized, based on each patient’s needs.
Our goal is to work with patients to alleviate pain, improve function, and maximize quality of life without resorting to surgery or long-term medication.
Conditions we focus on include:
- Back pain
- Balance disorders
- Burn care
- Cardiac (heart) disease
- Cognitive impairment
- Concussions and traumatic brain injury
- Debility related to cancer
- Degenerative disc disease
- Dizziness and vestibular dysfunction
- Gait impairments
- Hand injuries
- Herniated disc
- Joint replacements
- Multiple sclerosis
- Muscle and joint pain
- Musculoskeletal injuries
- Myofascial pain syndrome
- Neck pain
- Neurological conditions
- Orthopedic and sports injuries
- Overuse injuries
- Parkinson’s disease
- Pediatric congenital neuromuscular or musculoskeletal conditions
- Pelvic floor dysfunction and pain
- Post-surgical rehab
- Post-transplant rehab
- Pregnancy and postpartum rehabilitation
- Spasticity (neuromuscular)
- Spinal cord injury
- Urinary incontinence
Services and therapies we offer include:
Meet our Frisco Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation specialists
Meet Dr. Juan Cabrera
Juan Andrés Cabrera, M.D., specializes in brain injury rehabilitation and serves as the Medical Director of UT Southwestern’s Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Frisco clinic. Dr. Cabrera has presented at several conferences, as well as contributed to the third edition of Essentials of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.
Meet Dr. Yoonhee Choi
Yoonhee Choi, M.D., specializes in neuromuscular disorders and electrodiagnosis. Dr. Choi has received advanced training in neuromuscular medicine through a fellowship at the University of Utah School of Medicine.
Meet Dr. Nyaz Didehbani
Nyaz Didehbani, Ph.D., specializes in neuropsychological assessment, with a primary interest in examining individuals with sports-related concussion and neurocognitive disorders. She joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2015 and is Co-Director of the Neurorehabilitation Program at UT Southwestern Frisco.
Meet Dr. Kelly Scott
Kelly M. Scott, M.D., specializes in the diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of pelvic floor disorders. Dr. Scott serves as the Medical Director of the PM&R Department’s Comprehensive Pelvic Rehabilitation Program, a component of UT Southwestern’s multidisciplinary Pelvic Floor Disorders Program.
Preparing for Your Appointment
To make the most of your time with the doctor, prepare a list of questions ahead of time and bring it to your appointment.
On the day of the appointment, please arrive 20 minutes early to allow time for parking and registration. We do our best to see patients at their scheduled appointment time.
Please bring the following items:
- Current insurance card
- Method of payment
- Current medications
- Completed paperwork, if you received forms before the visit
To facilitate ongoing communication, we recommend patients sign up with MyChart, which allows patients to communicate directly with doctors, request prescription refills, update contact information, view test results, and request clinic appointments. Sign in to or sign up for MyChart.
Canceling an Appointment
If you need to cancel your appointment, please notify the center at least 48 hours in advance so that we can accommodate other patients waiting to schedule an appointment.
Prescriptions and Refills
It is very important that you do not run out of your medication. Be sure that you have sufficient refills to last until your next appointment with your provider. We are happy to provide you with a written prescription upon request.
If you run out of refills, please call your pharmacy and your pharmacist will fax a refill request to us. Please allow us 24 to 48 hours to process refill requests.