Jessica Berry, MD
Assistant Professor

Jessica Berry, MD is an assistant professor in the department of PM&R, and Director of Stroke Services at the UPMC Rehabilitation Institute. Dr. Berry completed her residency training in PM&R at UPMC and her fellowship training in spinal cord injury medicine at UPMC. After training, she held a position at the University of Pennsylvania as Assistant Professor of PM&R and Director of Spinal Cord Injury Services for the Penn Institute of Rehab Medicine until relocating back to Pittsburgh.

Dr. Berry currently practices in the inpatient rehabilitation service for persons new deficits secondary to stroke and other neurologic diseases. She participates in consultation practice at UPMC Mercy and UPMC Presbyterian hospitals. Dr. Berry sees patients in her outpatient clinic with stroke, spinal cord injury, and spasticity.

Specialized Areas of Interest
Stroke rehabilitation, spinal cord injury medicine, spasticity management

Board Certifications
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Spinal Cord Injury Medicine


Professional Organization Memberships
American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Academy of Spinal Cord Injury Professionals

Education & Training
BA, Biology and Biochemistry, McDaniel College, 2006
MD, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 2010
Internship, Preliminary Year in Internal Medicine, University of Maryland Medical Center, 2011
PM&R Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2014
Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2015

Honors and Awards
Faculty Teacher of the Year Award, University of Pennsylvania PM&R Residency, 2017