Alex C. Willingham is a physician specializing in physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R), in which he is board certified. He has served as the president and co-founder of Rehabilitation Professional Consultants, Inc. since the company’s inception in 1998.
Dr. Willingham began his medical practice medicine in 1983, and he has continued to practice medicine since that time and in the speciality area of PM&R since 1986. He served as the medical director of Warm Springs Rehabilitation Hospital in San Antonio, Texas from 1988 to 2017. Dr. Willingham has also served as the medical director of NeuroRestorative TM (formally Mentis Neuro Rehabilitation) in San Antonio, Texas since 2012. In addition to the San Antonio program, in 2017, Dr. Willingham assumed the clinical responsibilities as medical director of the NeuroRestorative TM program in Dripping Springs, Texas. He is also president of South Texas PM&R Group in San Antonio.
Dr. Willingham served as a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio from 1988 until 2017. He also served as a program surveyor for the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) from 1990 until 2014 through which he surveyed rehabilitation hospitals and facilities throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. He previously served for eight years as a member of the Rehabilitation Section Committee of the Texas Medical Association, with the latter two years serving as Chairman.
Dr. Willingham has authored and coauthored articles and scientific papers concerning a variety of physical medicine and rehabilitation topics and life care planning. He is a frequent guest speaker and presenter for numerous health care educational symposiums for medical professionals and support groups for survivors of brain injuries, spinal cord injuries and amputations. Dr. Willingham is often featured in San Antonio radio programs such as “Ask the Doctor.” He has also been featured on CNN, ESPN, CBS and other national & local television networks.
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