Dr. Elizabeth Paul, M.D.

Dr. Elizabeth Paul, M.D. Get a Second Opinion

Attending Physician, Physical Med/ Rehab

St. Mary’s Medical Center, Long Beach, CA

Areas of expertise

Physical Medicine, Rehabilitation

Bio

Dr. Paul received her medical degree from the Christian Medical College in Ludhiana, India where she also received a postgraduate degree in ophthalmology. She completed a residency in ophthalmology at Wadsworth VA Hospital/ UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles. She later completed a second residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the Wadsworth VA Hospital/UCLA Medical Center. Since 1985, Dr. Paul has been affiliated with St. Mary’s Hospital in Long Beach, CA.

Education

School
MBBS, Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, India
Fellowship
Christian Medical Hospital, Ludhiana, India
Residency
Ophthalmology: Wadsworth VA Hospital/UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Internship
Christian Medical Hospital, Ludhiana, India
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation: Wadsworth VA Hospital/UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Medical Degree
M.D.

Awards

Director: Head Trauma Program, Alamitos Belmont hospital, Long Beach, CA (1987-1989)
Director Outpatient Amputee Program: St. Mary’s Medical Center, Long Beach, CA (1989-1991)
Consulting Physiatrist: Brotman Medical Center, Culver City, CA (1992-1993)
St. Mary’s Medical Center, Long Beach, CA:
Member, Rehabilitation Subcommittee of Medicine (1985-2005)
Chairperson: Rehabilitation Subcommittee of Medicine 1987
Member, Utilization Review Committee (1987-1992)
Member, Medical Records Subcommittee (1988-1992)
Chairman: Medical records Subcommittee 1992
Member, Cancer Subcommittee (1988-2005)
Member, Quality Assurance Subcommittee (1992-2005)
Member, California Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Member, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Member, American Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Chief of Rehabilitation Services (General Rehabilitation and Sensory Regulation Program for Brain Injury): Casa Colina
Peninsula Rehabilitation Center, Lomita, CA (1988-2000)

Publications

Available on request