Faculty and Staff

Gemayaret Alvarez, M.D

SF TBIMS Co-Investigator

Dr. Alvarez is the Medical Director of the Neuro-Rehabilitation Service at Jackson Memorial Hospital (JMH), and she also sees outpatients at JMH and UMHC. She treats a wide range of brain disorders, including traumatic brain injury and strokes. Dr. Alvarez attended Medical School at Ross University in Dominica, West Indies receiving her Doctorate of Medicine in 2007 and completed her Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, New York , in 2011 where she served as chief resident. Dr. Alvarez completed her fellowship training in brain injury at the Carolinas Rehabilitation Medical Center in North Carolina. Her clinical specialization is in acquired brain injury rehabilitation management, neuropharmacology, and Botox injection and baclofen pumps for spasticity management.