Texas Medical Center
Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus
6701 Fannin Street
16th Floor, Mark Wallace Tower
Houston, TX 77030
Rochelle T. Dy, MD
Spasticity or tone management particularly related to the use of botulinum toxin and intrathecal baclofen therapy in patients with Cerebral palsy and other neurologic disorders; general physical medicine and musculoskeletal conditions.
Dr. Dy brings a unique focus to the Pediatric Physical Medicine practice as she also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in physical therapy.
Cerebral Palsy, Spasticity management
RE Haas, HH Kecskemethy, MA Lopiccolo, J Hossain, RT Dy, SJ Bachrach. “Lower extremity bone mineral density in children with congenital spinal dysfunction.” Dev Med Child Neurol Dec 2012; 54(12): 1133-37 PMID: 23163817.
R Dy and A Allam. “Transverse Myelitis” PM&R Knowledge NOW, AAPM&R online educational access, December 2012.
R Dy, M Frando, H Voto and K Baron. “Pediatric Rehabilitation” chapter: Current Diagnosis and Treatment Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, McGraw Hill Education, 2015; 321-351.
A Nagpal, J Benfield, R Dy. “Longitudinal tear of the biceps brachii from peripheral intravenous catheter infiltration” a case report. Muscles, Ligaments and Tendons Journal Jul 2015; 5(2): 120-23 PMID: 26261791.
M Kupfer, G DeSipio, D Ryan, R Dy, W Chay and M Auliffe. “Spinal Cord Injury” chapter: Current Diagnosis and Treatment Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, McGraw Hill Education, 2015; 162-190.
R Dy, C Schuster. “Vascular Lesions of the Brain and Spine in Children” PM&R Knowledge Now, AAPM&R online educational access, Published Sept 2015.
R Dy, M Hillebrand. “Transverse Myelitis- Update” PM&R Knowledge Now, AAPM&R on-line educational access. October 2016.
R Dy. “Therapeutic Exercise” chapter: Braddom’s Rehabilitation Care: A Clinical Handbook. Elsevier, 2017.
J Cianca, R Dy, J John, K, Taber, FY Chiou-Tan. “Torsional Anatomy of the leg: The Appearance of Anatomy in Hemispastic Position.” J of Computer Assisted Tomography. Accepted, awaiting publication.
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