Mejia, Melvin, MD

Research Statement

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation

Professional Affiliations

  • Investigator, Cleveland FES Center
  • Director of Trauma and Orthopedic Rehabilitation, MetroHealth Medical Center
  • Assistant Professor, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Publications

  • Nemunaitis G, Roach MJ, Boulet M, Nagy JA, Kaufman B, Mejia M, Hefzy MS. The Effect of a Liner on the Dispersion of Sacral Interface Pressures During Spinal Immobilization. Assist Technol. 2015;27(1):9–17. doi: 10.1080/10400435.2014.940473 Pubmed PMID: 26132220
  • Roach MJ, Nagy JA, Mejia M, Nemunaitis G. Preventive health care among community-dwelling persons with spinal cord injury. PM R. 2013 Jun;5(6):496-502. doi: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2012.11.004. Epub 2013 Jan 10. PubMed PMID: 23313038.
  • Nemunaitis GA, Mejia M, Nagy JA, Johnson T, Chae J, Roach MJ. A descriptive study on vitamin D levels in individuals with spinal cord injury in an acute inpatient rehabilitation setting. PM R. 2010 Mar;2(3):202-8; quiz 228. doi: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2010.01.010. PubMed PMID: 20359685.

Contact Information:

Contact Name: Melvin Mejia
Contact Number: (216) 778-4414
Contact Email: mmejia@metrohealth.org