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Leaders and Faculty


Program Director: Dr. Rebecca Fishman 


Director of Mercy Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: Dr. Perry Stein

MMC’s Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit is a 37 bed facility is dedicated to the rehabilitative care of inpatients who have suffered catastrophic illnesses and injuries such as stroke, spinal cord injury, amputation, major orthopedic  surgery,  severe  disabling arthritis, and acquired brain injury.Mercy also has a comprehensive Outpatient PM&R program which includes state of the art equipment and techniques for physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy. All therapy is supervised by our full-time physician, Perry Stein, M.D., who is Board-Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine, as well as Hospice and Palliative Medicine. He also holds an MBA degree. Featured in New York magazine and by U.S. News & World Report as one of New York’s top physiatrists, he is supported by Mercy’s dedicated and caring professional nurses, who have a special interest in tending to this patient population. Utilizing state-of-the-art equipment and techniques to help patients reach their highest possible level of function and independence, the staff includes the area’s top physical, occupational and speech therapists that provide compassionate, superior therapy to their patients.