Mary C. Spires, M.D.

Mary C. Spires, M.D.

Professor Emeritus, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

U of M Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Burlington Office Center
325 E Eisenhower Parkway, Suite 100
Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Areas of Interest

Medical education; burn injury, and pediatric brachial plexopathy.

Clinical Interests

Children born with Brachial Plexopathy Lower extremity amputation.


Medical School or Training

  • Michigan State University, 1988


  • University of Michigan Health System, Physical Med & Rehab, MI, 1992

Professional Organizations

  • American Medical Association
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Association of Academic Physiatrists
  • American Burn Association
  • International Association of Orthotics and Prosthetics

Board Certification

  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehab

Published Articles or Reviews

  • B. Smith, K. W. C. Chang, L. J. S. Yang, M.C. Spires. Comparative Accuracies of Electrodiagnostic Studies in Neonatal Brachial Plexus Palsy. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2018 Oct 1:1-6. doi: 10.3171/2018.7.PEDS18193.
  • M.C. Spires, S.M. Brown, K. W. C. Chang, J.A. Leonard, L. J. S. Yang. Inter-Rater Reliability of Electrodiagnosis in Neonal Brachial Plexopathy. Muscle Nerve. Muscle Nerve. 2017 Jan;55(1):69-73. doi: 10.1002/mus.25193.
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