John King, MD

John King, MD

Physical Medicine/Rehab San Antonio, TX

Professor of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, University Tex San Antonio

Office Address

Office Map
  • 4502 Medical Dr
    Reeves Rehabilitation Center
    San Antonio, TX 78229
    Phone: (210) 358-4253
    Fax: (210) 358-4795

Dr. King's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Physical Medicine/Rehab: General Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dr. King's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Clinical ProfessorThe University of Texas Health Science Center
    San Antonio, TX
    Clinical Assistant Professor (1987-1989); Assistant Professor (1989-1994); Associate Professor with Tenure (1994-2007); Director (2002-2011); Professor with Tenure (2002-present); Medical Director (2011-present)
  • PhysicianReeves Rehabilitation Therapy and Outpatient Physiatry
    Attending Physician (1992-present); Staff Supervised (1999-2002); Director (2002-present)
  • Attending PhysicianWarm Springs Rehabilitation Hospital
    St Pearsall, TX
    Director (1991-1992)
  • Attending PhysicianUniversity Clinic at University Hospital
  • Attending PhysicianMurphy Memorial Veterans Hospital Division
  • Staff PhysiatristWilford Hall Medical Center
    Lackland Air Force Base, TX
  • Assistant Instructor & Chief ResidentBaylor College of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals, Texas Medical Center
    Houston, TX
  • Assistant Engineer/Associate Engineer/Technical Team Leader for Control SystemsInternational Business Machines
    Boulder, CO

Dr. King's Education & Medical Training

  • Baylor College of MedicineBaylor College of MedicineResidency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Oral Roberts Univ Sch of MedOral Roberts University School of MedicineMedical School
  • University of ColoradoUniversity of ColoradoOther Training, BS, Electrical Engineering
  • UNiversity of ColoradoUNiversity of ColoradoOther Training, BA

Dr. King's Certifications & Licensure

  • TX State Medical LicenseTX State Medical License1984 - 2015
  • American Board of Physical Medicine and RehabilitationAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and RehabilitationPhysical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 1987
  • American Board of Physical Medicine and RehabilitationAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and RehabilitationSpinal Cord Injury Medicine, 2000
  • American Board of Physical Medicine and RehabilitationAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and RehabilitationPain Medicine, 2002

Dr. King's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • U.S. News and World ReportBest DoctorsU.S. News and World Report, 2011
  • Bestowed by The University of Texas SystemDistinguished Teaching ProfessorsBestowed by The University of Texas System, 2010
  • University of Texas Health Science Center at San AntonioAcademy of Master TeachersUniversity of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 2008
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Dr. King's Publications & Presentations

Journal Articles

  • Monopolar needle electrode spatial recording characteristics.King JC, Dumitru D and Stegeman D, Muscle & Nerve 1996 Oct;19(10):1310-1319
  • The biphasic morphology of voluntary and spontaneous single muscle fiber action potentials.Dumitru D, King JC, van der Rijt W and Stegeman DF, Muscle & Nerve 1994 Nov;17(11):1301-1307
  • Rehabilitation of Tumor Amputees and Limb Salvage Patients.Williams RP, King JC, McAnelly RD, Leonard EI, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: State of the Art Review 1994 Jun;8(2):297-319
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Decision Making in Pain Management.Chapter: Chronic Low Back Pain: Myofascial Pain Syndromes; Myofascial Back Pain
    King JC
    Editors: Ramamurthy S and Rogers J.Mosby, . Louis, MO
  • Textbook of Electrodiagnostic Medicine.Chapter: Intraoperative Electrophysiologic Monitoring
    King JC and Lopez J and Sloan T
    Editors: .Hanley & Belfus; 2001, Philadelphia, PA
    Edition 2,
  • Textbook of Electrodiagnostic Medicine.Chapter: Basic Electricity, Appendix
    King JC
    Editors: Dumitru D and Amata AA, and Zwarts MJ.Hanley and Belfus, Philadelphia, PA
    Edition 2,
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  • Organ transplant vs. other debilitated patients' inpatient rehabilitation functional outcomes and payment recovery 2004.Lin E, King JC, Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; vol. 85, no. 9
  • An Interdisciplinary Elective:Team Approach to Pain Management.Heye, M., King, J., Beck, A., Kuhn, J.G., Turturro, T., Venkatachalam, H, The Journal of Pain; vol. 3, no. 2, American Pain Society 21st Annual Scientific Meeting
  • A case of stroke secondary to air embolism sustained during routine abdominal aortogram.King JC and Molette AO, n/a
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  • Temperature Effects in Electrodiagnosis.UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX
  • Basic Electricity.UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX, 1991, 1992, 1993
  • Ulnar Motor Nerve Conduction Studies.UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX
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  • Basic Electricity and Circuit Components.King JC, American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
    Rochester, MN
  • Nerve Conduction Pitfalls.Dumitru D and King JC, American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
    Rochester, MN
  • Fibromyalgia: can more be done for you?King JC, Lupus News 1996;16(3):9-11
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Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • Capital Blue Cross PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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