Padma Adusumilli Announced as Medical Director of HealthSouth Toms River
TOMS RIVER, N.J.
– Dr. Padma Adusumilli has been appointed medical director of HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Toms River effective Dec. 4.
In her role, Adusumilli will oversee patient care and focus on restoring optimal function to patients with injuries to bones, nerves and muscles. Whether a patient has received a spinal cord injury in a car wreck, experienced a stroke, suffered from arthritis or struggled with job-related back pain; she will play a key role in the patient’s return to the community.
A well respected and familiar face to the staff and patients of HealthSouth Toms River, Adusumilli has served as a staff physician at the inpatient rehabilitation hospital since 2008. In addition, she previously served at HealthSouth Toms River’s sister hospital in Tinton Falls from 2002-2008. Altogether, she has more than 25 years’ experience in inpatient rehabilitation.
“Dr. Adusumilli is a seasoned physician leader who is dedicated to delivering high-quality care and superior outcomes to our patients,” said Patty Ostaszewski, CEO of HealthSouth Toms River. “We are thrilled to have her leading our team of physicians and clinicians at HealthSouth Toms River and working closely with them to make a difference in the lives of our patients.”
Adusumilli is an independent practice physician who is board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation. After graduating from Kilpauk Medical College, she completed her residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at St. Vincent’s Hospital and Medical Center of New York where she served as chief resident.
For information about the hospital’s services and admissions criteria or to schedule a tour of the inpatient rehabilitation hospital, call 732 505-5064.
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Toms River
HealthSouth Toms River is a 98-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation services. Serving patients throughout New Jersey, the hospital is located at 14 Hospital Drive and on the Web at www.rehabnj.com
HealthSouth is one of the nation’s largest providers of post-acute healthcare services, offering both facility-based and home-based patient care in 36 states and Puerto Rico through its network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies, and hospice agencies. HealthSouth can be found on the web at www.healthsouth.com
Source: HealthSouth Corporation