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Luis R. Visot, M.D., M.P.H.

Medical Director Schuylkill Rehabilitation Center


Employment

   
Years Title Employer
1989 – Present Medical Director
Schuylkill Rehabilitation Center
300 Schuylkill Medical Plaza
Pottsville, PA 17901
1989 – Present Staff Physiatrist Pottsville Hospital & Warne Clinic
420 South Jackson Street
Pottsville, PA 17901
1988 – 1989
1986 – 1988
Physiatrist
Medical Director
Great Lakes Rehabilitation Hospital
Erie, PA
1982 – 1986
1980 - 1982
Chairman
Interim Chairman
Department of Physical Medicine &
Rehabilitation, School of Medicine
University of Missouri, Columbia
1980 – 1986
Medical Director Howard A. Rusk Rehabilitation
Center, University of Missouri,
Hospital & Clinics

1979 – 1984

Consultant – DME Division of Family Services, Medical
Services (Medicaid), Missouri
1984- 1986
Clinical Associate Professor University of Missouri, School of
Medicine, Columbia
1978 – 1984
Assistant Professor University of Missouri, School of
Medicine, Columbia
1955- 1978
Physician Puerto Rico

Education

   
Years Institution Degree
1945
Ponce High School
Diploma
1945- 1948
College of Agriculture & Mechanical Arts
Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
Premedical
1948 – 1950
Marquette University, School of Medicine
Milwaukee, WI
 
1951 – 1954
Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico
Mexico, D.F.
M.D.
1957- 1958
University of Puerto Rico
School of Public Health
M.P.H.
1967- 1969 Resident, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Baylor College of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals
Houston, Texas
 

Honors & Awards

  • 1983 State of Missouri Commendation as Chairman of the Hospital Utilization Review Committee (Medicaid)
  • 1984 Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, Certificate of Recognition for Program Contribution

Membership in Professional Societies

  • Academia Medica del Sur (Past Secretary), Honorary Member
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (Fellow)
  • American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine
  • American Association of Academic Physiatrists
  • International Rehabilitation Medicine Association
  • American Academy of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Pennsylvania Medical Association
  • Schuylkill County Medical Society
  • American Medical Association
  • CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) Surveyor from 1983 - Present

Licensures

  • E .C. F .M. G.
  • Puerto Rico Board of Medical Examiners
  • Missouri State Board of the Healing Arts
  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Board Certification

  • American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 1974

Publications

Frank, RG, Lising, AA, Visot, LR, Wonderlich, S, Kashani, J, Umlauf, R, Ashkanai, G, Use of the dexamathasone suppression test to discriminate affective disorders after spinal cord injury. American Journal of Psychiatry.