Education & training
MB;BS - Hons. 1 (U.N.S.W.); F.R.A.C.G.P; F.A.F.R.M; (R.A.C.P.)
The University of New South Wales. The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. The Royal Australasian College of Physicians.
Dr Matthew D. Gardiner. MB;BS Hons. 1 (U.N.S.W.); F.R.A.C.G.P; F.A.F.R.M (R.A.C.P.) Consultant Physician – Rehabilitation Medicine. Conjoint Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, U.N.S.W. Calvary Hospital, 91 - 111 Rocky Point Road, Kogarah, N.S.W. 2217 P: 9553 3000 F: 9553 3523 E: email@example.com W: www.calvary-sydney.org.au Subspecialty Expertise: 1. Orthopaedic Rehabilitation. 2. Geriatric Rehabilitation. 3. Developmental Disability. 4. Orthotic Management. 5. Motor Neurone Disease. 6. Post-operative & General Rehabilitation.
Rehabilitation physician diagnoses, assess, prevents and treats of an individual with a disability due to illness or injury. Rehabilitation Physicians work with people with a disability to help them achieve and maintain an optimal level of performance and improve their quality of life. Rehabilitation medicine includes treatment for a wide assortment of conditions and disabilities, ranging from management of disabilities following major illnesses such as spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, stroke and multiple fractures to rehab treatment following acute sports and musculoskeletal injuries.