Daniel B. Wei, M.D.

  1. Physiatrist

Location

  1. Phoenix, Arizona

Languages

EnglishChinese

Daniel Wei, M.D., is a physiatrist with special interest in rehabilitation and chronic management of neurological disorders, including stroke, brain injury, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, and movement disorders.

His clinical focus includes:

  • Expertise in neuro-rehabilitation, post-stroke care
  • Evaluation and management of spasticity in neurological disorders with botulinum toxin injections
  • Coordination and triage of care related to physical, occupational, and speech therapies, specialized bracing and orthotics, wheelchairs, and other durable medical equipment
  • Evaluation and treatment of non-surgical musculoskeletal disorders such as spine, shoulder, knee, and hip arthritis, frozen shoulder
  1. Brain tumor
  2. Carpal tunnel syndrome
  3. Cerebrovascular disease
  4. Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy
  5. Cognitive impairment
  6. Frozen shoulder
  7. Guillain Barre syndrome
  8. Hemiparesis
  9. Hemiplegia
  10. Movement disorder
  11. Multiple sclerosis
  12. Myelopathy
  13. Neuropathy
  14. Osteoarthritis
  15. Parkinson's disease
  16. Radiculopathy
  17. Spasticity
  18. Spinal cord injury
  19. Spinal cord tumor
  20. Stroke
  1. Botox injection
  2. Joint injection
  3. Neurogenic bladder and bowel management
  4. Neurological rehabilitation
  1. 2020
    Residency - Physical Medicine & RehabilitationShirley Ryan AbilityLab, McGaw Medical Center
  2. 2017
    Internship - MedicineNorthwestern Memorial Hospital, McGaw Medical Center
  3. 2016
    MDWayne State University School of Medicine
  4. 2012
    BS - Biological SciencesUniversity of Pittsburgh

Certifications

  1. 2021
    Physical Medicine & RehabilitationAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Awards and honors

  1. 2019
    Outstanding Teaching AwardNorthwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  2. 2012
    Summa cum laude Honors in Biological SciencesUniversity of Pittsburgh
  3. 2008
    University Academic Full-Tuition Scholarship RecipientUniversity of Pittsburgh

Professional memberships

  1. 2015 - present
    MemberAssociation of Academic Physiatrists
  2. 2014 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation