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Jennifer M. Villacorta, M.D.

Jennifer M. Villacorta, M.D.

Dr. Jennifer M. Villacorta serves as Medical Director at Methodist Rehabilitation Center. She also serves on the faculty of the University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) as an assistant professor of neurosurgery, and is a member of the Neuroscience Institute at UMMC.

Villacorta is board-certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R) and SCI medicine. She most recently served as medical director for outpatient spinal cord injury services at the Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan, Detroit Medical Center, and as an assistant professor of PM&R at Wayne State University.

Villacorta is a graduate of the University of the Philippines College of Medicine in Manila. She completed her residency in PM&R at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Ark., and served a fellowship in SCI medicine at the Institute of Rehabilitation and Research affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center and Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.

Villacorta is a member of the American Spinal Injury Association, the Academy of Spinal Cord Injury Professionals and the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. She is certified in wound care management by the National Alliance of Wound Care and Ostomy.

Areas of Expertise: 
Spinal Cord Injury