Teresa Such-Neibar, DO

Associate Professor, Division of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Pediatric Rehabilitation Academic Attending Physician, Primary Children's Hospital

University of Utah School of Medicine
81 North Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
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Dr. Such-Neibar has been a physiatrist at Primary Children’s Hospital since 1995. She led and developed the pediatric inpatient rehab program while following patients with multiple levels of disability in the rehabilitation clinic. She has given multiple presentations to the hospital staff regarding Pediatric Brain Injury.

Dr. Such-Neibar has served on the board of The Brain Injury Alliance of Utah for 20 years, including a stint as Director. She is a member of American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine (AACPDM) and chair of its Advocacy Committee and previously served as Chair of the Membership and Adaptive Sports committees. She is a member of the Community Council for the AACPDM and the Community Forum Planning Committee.

Dr. Such-Neibar was nominated for Physician of the Year at Primary Children’s Hospital in 2006, 2013, 2015 and was named Physician of the Year in 2018.

Selected Bibliography:

Murphy N, Such-Neibar T.
Cerebral palsy diagnosis and management: the state of the art.
Curr Probl Pediatr Adolesc Health Care. 2003;33(5):146-69. PubMed abstract

Hansen CR, Gooch JL, Such-Neibar T.
Prolonged, severe intrathecal baclofen withdrawal syndrome: a case report.
Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2007;88(11):1468-71. PubMed abstract