Patricia M Lutfy, MD, DC
Board Certified Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Dr Lutfy received her medical degree from St George’s University in Grenada, West Indies. She completed her internship in Family Medicine at Southside Hospital in Bayshore, NY and her residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Minnesota and became Board Certified. Her training enabled her to gain extensive experience in Pediatric and Adult Rehabilitative Medicine. While working with patients in both clinical and hospital rehabilitative settings, she has managed patients with spinal cord and traumatic brain injuries, stroke, amputation, cancer and various disorders including MS, ALS, Parkinson’s Disease and children with Cerebral Palsy. Dr Lutfy has served as an Associate Director of Rehabilitation at the Palomar Medical Center Downtown Campus, Medical director of the Acute Rehab Unit in Sutter Coast Hospital in Crescent City and has provided rehabilitative consulting services for several Skilled Nursing facilities located in Escondido, Crescent city and San Diego. She is a team player who respects and understands the role of integration of all professionals involved in the patient’s care to achieve overall wellbeing and ultimately the best functional outcomes possible.