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Farha Ikramuddin, MD


Farha Ikramuddin, MD, MHA

Dr Farha Ikramuddin is an alumnus of 85 batch of DCMS.

She completed her elementary and middle school education from The Indian Embassy School in Jeddah KSA. She graduated her high school from St Georges Girls Grammar school in Hyderabad, completing her intermediate education from Stanley Girls College.

Dr Farha started with Internal Medicine at UPMC Pittsburgh, but holistic approach to patients peaked her interest in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Following completing her residency in PM&R, she was invited back to the academia by her Chair to lead the inpatient unit. Her practice involves Neurological Rehabilitation, with special focus in spasticity leading to her outpatient clinics in Botox for migraine headaches and spasticity following stroke.

Her research interests are in stem cell as a treatment modality following the initial stroke, and rehabilitative approaches to ameliorate neural plasticity

Being part of ‘Emerging Physician Leadership program’, peaked interest in administration, and she completed “Master of Health Administration”. As such, her career has taken a turn to administration. She is currently Medical Director of Neurosciences for Neurology, Neurosurgery, Endocrinology and PM&R.

 Location :

Deephaven, Minnesota

 Medical Education :

Deccan College of Medical Sciences

 Residency :

Internal Medicine: University of Pittsburgh Center

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: UPMC and University of Minnesota

 Further Education :

Masters of Health Administration, Carlson School of Management

 Faculty Appointments :

Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota

Medical Director of Neurosciences, Clinics and Surgery Center

Site Director for the PM&R Residency program

 Board Certification :

Board Certification in PM&R

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