Sherilyn W. Driscoll, M.D.

  1. Pediatric Physiatrist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English

Sherilyn Whateley Driscoll, M.D., is a pediatric physiatrist. Her clinical focus includes:

  • Expertise in management of disabling congenital or acquired conditions of childhood in both hospital and outpatient settings
  • Complex interdisciplinary coordination of care
  • Providing care in Mayo Clinic's Children's Center multispecialty clinics such as Cerebral Palsy, Spina Bifida, Neuromuscular Disorder, and Acquired Brain Injury Clinics
  • Promoting understanding of disease and empowering children/adolescents and their families to become partners in managing their health to maximize developmental outcomes and quality of life

In addition to her clinical activities, Dr. Driscoll is active in education and research, providing mentorship to residents and fellows. She chairs the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine and Maintenance of Certification committees.

Dr. Driscoll directs Mayo Clinic Children's Center Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Division, is the pediatric Medical Director for the inpatient rehabilitation unit and serves in leadership roles for the pediatric practice.

  1. Angelman syndrome
  2. Cerebral palsy
  3. Concussion
  4. Contracture
  5. Gait disturbance
  6. Hemiparesis
  7. Muscular dystrophy
  8. Neuromuscular disorder
  9. Paraparesis
  10. Pediatric brain tumor
  11. Pediatric trauma
  12. Positional plagiocephaly
  13. Sacral agenesis
  14. Spasticity
  15. Spina bifida
  16. Spinal cord injury
  17. Spinal muscular atrophy
  18. Torticollis
  19. Traumatic brain injury
  • Concussion/brain injury
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Spina bifida
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Cancer rehabilitation
  • Plagiocephaly
  1. 1994
    Resident - Physical Medicine and RehabilitationMayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  2. 1991
    Internship - Internal MedicineUniversity of New Mexico
  3. 1990
    MDUniversity of New Mexico
  4. 1985
    BA - BiologyPomona College

Awards and honors

  1. 2018
    Senior FellowMayo Clinic Academy of Educational Excellence
  2. 2017
    2017 Excellence in Clinical Care Award Department of Physical Medicine and RehabilitationMayo Clinic
  3. 2014
    Minnesota Monthly's Top Doctors, PM&RMinnesota Monthly Magazine
  4. 2014
    iBeat PainCoDE Center for Innovation
  5. 2013
    Top 5 most downloaded articles 2013 American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  6. 2008
    Individual Award for ExcellenceMayo Clinic
  7. 2007
    Teacher of the Year Award, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation-Mayo Fellows AssociationMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  8. 1999
    Excellence in TeachingMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  9. 1993
    Chief ResidentMayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration

Professional memberships

  1. 2019 - present
    ChairAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: Maintenance of Certification Committee
  2. 2018 - present
    ChairPediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Committee, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  3. 2016 - 2019
    Vice-ChairAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: Maintenance of Certification Committee
  4. 2015 - 2016
    MemberTrauma Center Committee, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  5. 2015 - present
    MemberPM&R and PRM Clinical Competency Committees, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  6. 2015 - present
    Practice Improvement Project Reviewer for Part 4 MOCAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  7. 2015 - present
    MemberAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: Part II Exam Committee
  8. 2014 - 2018
    MemberAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: Audit Committee
  9. 2014 - 2015
    MemberAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: Part I Exam Committee
  10. 2014 - present
    ChairVisibility Committee, Mayo Clinic Children's Center
  11. 2014 - present
    MemberRehabilitation Oversight Group, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  12. 2014 - present
    MemberAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: Communications Committee
  13. 2013 - present
    LiaisonAskMayoExpert
  14. 2013 - 2016
    MemberMayoExpert Leadership Group
  15. 2013 - present
    MemberChildren's Center Practice Operations Committee, Mayo Clinic Children's Center
  16. 2013 - present
    Board DirectorAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  17. 2013 - present
    MemberAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: Maintenance of Certification Committee
  18. 2013 - present
    MemberAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: Research Committee
  19. 2013 - present
    MemberAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: Governance Committee
  20. 2013 - present
    MemberPediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Committee, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  21. 2012 - 2016
    MemberSouthern Minnesota Regional Trauma Advisory Committee
  22. 2012 - 2014
    ChairKnowledge Management and Delivery Committee, Mayo Clinic Children's Center
  23. 2012 - 2014
    Co-ChairPediatric Feeding Program Developmental Committee
  24. 2012 - 2013
    Vignette Author: Part II Oral Board ExaminationAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  25. 2011 - 2014
    Co-ChairPediatric Aerodigestive Program Development Committee
  26. 2011 - 2012
    ChairEducation Committee, Mayo Clinic Children's Center
  27. 2011 - 2012
    MemberNICU Clinic work group
  28. 2011 - present
    MemberExecutive Operations Committee, Mayo Clinic Children's Center
  29. 2009 - 2013
    MemberSarah Jane Brain Foundation National Advisory Board
  30. 2007 - 2009
    MemberRochester Career and Leadership Development Council, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  31. 2007 - 2018
    Lead/ChairPediatric Brain Injury work group
  32. 2007 - 2013
    Site SurveyorCARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) Surveyor
  33. 2007 - 2010
    MemberChild and Adolescent Committee, Clinical Practice Committee - Rochester, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  34. 2007 - 2010
    MemberAmerican Academy of Pediatrics
  35. 2007 - 2008
    ChairPediatric Seating Task Force, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  36. 2006 - present
    ChairPediatric Subspecialty, CARF Preparation Committtee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  37. 2006 - 2012
    MemberRemodeling Committee, 3 Mary Brigh Rehabilitation Unit, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  38. 2006 - present
    MemberAdolescent autonomic dysfunction work group, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  39. 2005 - 2010
    MemberE-10 Practice Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  40. 2005 - present
    MemberCARF Preparation Committtee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  41. 2005 - present
    MemberPM&R Clinical Practice Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  42. 2004 - 2008
    Oral Board ExaminerAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  43. 2004 - 2005
    MemberMayo Clinic Pediatric Council, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  44. 2003 - 2005
    MemberE-10 Practice Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  45. 2003 - present
    DirectorPediatric Rehabilitation Practice Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  46. 2003 - present
    MemberSearch committees for pediatric neurologist, developmental pediatricians, pediatric psychologist, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  47. 2002 - 2005
    MemberExecutive Committee, PM&R Clinical Practice Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  48. 2000 - 2012
    Item Writer: Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Subspecialty ExaminationAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  49. 2000 - 2010
    MemberMinnesota Women's Medical Association
  50. 2000 - 2007
    ChairResident Selection Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  51. 2000 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine
  52. 1999 - 2012
    MemberResident Selection Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  53. 1999 - 2010
    MemberLearning Disorder Assessment Program, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  54. 1999 - 2003
    MemberWomen's Advisory Council, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  55. 1999 - 2001
    MemberArthritis Rehabilitation Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  56. 1999 - 2001
    MemberTherapy Orders Task Force, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  57. 1999 - present
    MemberResidency Education Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  58. 1996 - 2001
    Item writer: Recertification ExaminationAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  59. 1995 - present
    MemberPediatric Rehabilitation Practice Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  60. 1995 - 1997
    MemberInterdisciplinary Pain Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  61. 1994 - 2015
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  62. 1994 - 1997
    Rheumatology Fellow Rotation CoordinatorArthritis Rehabilitation Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  63. 1994 - 1997
    MemberArthritis Rehabilitation Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  64. 1994 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  65. 1994 - present
    MemberPediatric Special Interest Group, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  66. 1992 - 1993
    MemberResident Physician Council, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  67. 1992 - 1993
    Chair, Residency Review CommitteeResident Physician Council, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  68. 1985 - present
    MemberPhi Beta Kappa Honor Society

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