Atlanta, GA,
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2015
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Shepherd Center Magazine Spring 2015 Features Physicians’ Holistic Approach to Rehabilitation Care

The spring 2015 issue of Shepherd Center's quarterly magazine is now available for download as a PDF file (click here).

This edition's cover story features the individualized and intensive approach Shepherd Center physicians take to caring for patients.

The features section also includes these stories:

Eyeing the Future of Wearable Technology

Shepherd Center researchers are testing a memory app for Google Glass and other wearable technologies.

Dreams of an Accessible Wedding

Four former patients share their insights on planning a wedding that's wheelchair accessible.

Musician Beats the Odds, Reclaims Life and a Successful Career

After being struck by a drunk driver, Billy Wilkerson overcame a severe brain injury to see life through a new lens and continue his passion for music.

New Grant Helps Promote Active Lifestyles in People with Spinal Cord Injury

A new program is helping individuals and their communities learn about and access resources for healthy living.

About Shepherd Center

Shepherd Center, located in Atlanta, Georgia, is a private, not-for-profit hospital specializing in medical treatment, research and rehabilitation for people with spinal cord injury, brain injury, multiple sclerosis, spine and chronic pain, and other neuromuscular conditions. Founded in 1975, Shepherd Center is ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the top 10 rehabilitation hospitals in the nation. In its more than four decades, Shepherd Center has grown from a six-bed rehabilitation unit to a world-renowned, 152-bed hospital that treats more than 900 inpatients, 575 day program patients and more than 7,100 outpatients each year.