Michael Stubblefield

National Medical Director, ReVital Cancer Rehabilitation

Michael Dean

Dr. Michael D. Stubblefield is the National Medical Director of the ReVital Cancer Rehabilitation Program of Select Medical where he established and oversees the development of comprehensive cancer rehabilitation programs across the organization's national network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals and outpatient therapy centers. In addition, Dr. Stubblefield serves as Director of Cancer Rehabilitation at Select Medical’s Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation in West Orange, NJ.

An international leader in the field of cancer rehabilitation, Dr. Stubblefield’s clinical expertise is in the identification, evaluation and rehabilitation of neuromuscular, musculoskeletal, pain and functional disorders resulting from cancer and its treatment, particularly those caused by radiation and neurotoxic chemotherapy.   He is an accomplished researcher who has published extensively in medical journals and co-authored Cancer Rehabilitation: Principles and Practice, the only comprehensive textbook in the field. Dr. Stubblefield has also been repeatedly named one of America’s Top Doctors, America’s Top Doctors for Cancer, and New York Metro Area’s Top Doctors by Castle Connolly.

A graduate of Brown University, Dr. Stubblefield received his degree in medicine from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and completed a combined residency in internal medicine and physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R) at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New York City. He is triple board certified in PM&R, internal medicine, and electrodiagnostic medicine (EMG).