Louise Z. Spierre, M.D.

Louise Z. Spierre M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Department of Pediatrics
Business Phone: (904) 427-7082
Business Email: Louise.spierre@jax.ufl.edu

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine

Clinical Profile

  • Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Clinical Special Interests: Spasticity management, cerebral palsy, brachial plexus palsy, brain injury


Recovery of walking in nonambulatory children with chronic spinal cord injuries: Case series.
Journal of neuroscience research.101(6):826-842[DOI] 10.1002/jnr.25162.[PMID] 36690607.
Creating and developing a comprehensive pediatric physical medicine program: A 10-year experience.
Journal of pediatric rehabilitation medicine.15(2):259-264[DOI] 10.3233/PRM-210033.[PMID] 35661027.
To Train or Not to Train: Admission of Pediatricians into Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Fellowships.
PM & R : the journal of injury, function, and rehabilitation.10(4):410-416[DOI] 10.1016/j.pmrj.2018.03.001.[PMID] 29661514.
Initiating a pediatric spasticity program with multispecialty and multi-institutional support: a preliminary report.
Pediatric neurosurgery.49(1):11-5[DOI] 10.1159/000355125.[PMID] 24107310.
Behavior management on an acute brain injury unit: evaluating the effectiveness of an interdisciplinary training program.
The Journal of head trauma rehabilitation.23(5):304-11[DOI] 10.1097/01.HTR.0000336843.60961.b7.[PMID] 18815507.

Office Information

Academic Office
OneCall Building, Suite 900
841 Prudential Drive, L16
Jacksonville, FL 32207
(904) 633-0926
Program Coordinator
Audrey Bringman
(904) 427-7082


Medical Degree
1997 · State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency
2002 · University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Pediatrics Residency
2002 · Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Residency
2002 · Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA

Media Coverage

January 13, 2012
365 Black Awards presented by McDonald's