David W. Pruitt, MD

Medical Director, Inpatient Pediatric Rehabilitation Unit

Director, Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Fellowship

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

UC Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine

Phone 513-636-7480

Fax 513-636-7360

Email david.pruitt@cchmc.org

Clinical

Inpatient pediatric rehabilitation; pediatric cancer rehabilitation; pediatric neuro-oncology

Research

Functional outcomes of children with brain tumors

BS: University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, 1994.

MD: Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, 1998.

Residency: Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center; Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH.

Certification: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, recertification 2014; Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine, recertification 2014.

Visscher M, King A, Nie AM, Schaffer P, Taylor T, Pruitt D et al. A quality improvement collaborative project to reduce pressure ulcers in PICUs. Pediatrics. 2013: 131(6): e1950-60.

Pruitt DW, Ayyangar R, Craig K, White A, Neufeld JA. Pediatric brain tumor rehabilitation. J Pediatr Rehabil Med. 2011; 4(1): 59-70.

Pruitt DW, Tsai T. Common Comorbidities Associated With Cerebral Palsy. In: LJ Michaud (ed.): Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America, 2009; 20(3):453-67.