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Ian Maitin, MD, MBA

Ian Maitin, MD, MBA


Chairperson, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Professor, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Residency Program Director

Telephone:  215-707-2997

Email: maitin@temple.edu


Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


Educational Background:


BA, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ - 1979 to 1983, Biochemistry, Psychology minor


University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA - 1983 to 1985, Philosophy, Psychology and Nutrition


MBA, Fox School of Business, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA - 1997 to 2002


MD, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, 1989


Internship, Internal Medicine, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Bryn Mawr, PA - 1989 to 1990


Residency, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, JFK Hospital, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Rehabilitation Institute - 1990 to 1993


Chief Resident, 1993


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board certifications:


Diplomate, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 1994


American Board of Physical Medeicine and Rehabilitation Recertification, 2004


Diplomate, American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine, 1996


Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners, 1990


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specialty interests:


  • Stroke rehabilitation
  • Electrodiagnostic medicine
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Neurologic rehabilitation

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professional organizations:


Fellow, American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine


Fellow, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


Diplomat, Association of Academic Physiatrists


Associate of Academic Physiatrists Program Committee

1999 - Present


American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Mentor

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selected Publications:



Manual Muscle Testing and Range of Motion, PM&R Secrets, Hanley & Belfus, 2002


Neuromuscular Exam, PM&R Secrets, Hanley & Belfus, in press.



Ruchinskas R, Maitin I. 2002.  The detection of exaggerated sensory symptoms.  Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: State of the Art Reviews: 16, 113-118.


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Co-investigator, Fall reduction intervention in the elderly.  NIH grant application with R. Newton, PhD.  Pending approval.


Rehabilitation needs of firearm victims.  In progress.


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