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Patrick Spicer, MD, PhD

Phone: 1-512-628-1855
Fax: 1-512-380-7544


Baylor College of Medicine, MD

Rice University, PhD, Bioengineering

Clinical Biography

Patrick Spicer, MD, PhD, is a board-certified physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist in UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children’s. He specializes in treating children with impacts on their functioning, including cerebral palsy, spina bifida, spinal cord injury, brain injury, amputations, musculoskeletal injury, and nerve injury as well as adults with amputations. Additionally, Dr. Spicer is an assistant professor in the Dell Medical School Department of Neurology.

Dr. Spicer earned his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine as part of the Medical Scientist Training Program, where he also earned a PhD in bioengineering from Rice University. He completed both an internship in internal medicine and a residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School. He also completed a fellowship in innovation at Ascension Seton in Austin.

Dr. Spicer is an active member of the Clinically Applied Rehabilitation Research and Engineering initiative at The University of Texas at Austin. His clinical interests involve studying movement and function through engineering technologies.

Board Certification

  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation