A.J. Rush, MD Pediatric & Adult Pain, Disability & Rehabilitation Medicine


Updates & Announcements


Thanks, everyone, for the compliments on the updated floors and expanded work/relaxation space off the main waiting room. Pictures coming soon! 

Coronavirus Lockdown

We are open again full-time. There are some limitations:

  • Only one other person may join the patient in the office.
  • Everyone entering the office will be screened for respiratory symptoms and their temperature checked. If you don't feel well please call to reschedule or switch to telemedicine.
  • Everyone must wear masks. Out of respect for our other patients, there can be no exceptions.
  • Where possible, we are very happy to see both new and current patients via telemedicine. 


For more information about telemedicine please see the Telemedicine tab above.

Cell phones and hotspots generally do not provide sufficient bandwidth for encrypted telemedicine appointments. Computers on WiFi or Ethernet are strongly recommended.

To go directly to your scheduled appointment click the button below.

How We’re Different

Two ways: Quality and Access.

Dr Rush is board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Pediatric Rehabilitation,

Pediatrics, and Pain Medicine.

He has led the rehabilitation of the most children with the best outcomes at Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital since 2007.

There should be no barriers to the care you or your child deserve. We do not require referrals—please feel free to contact us directly. We guarantee that you or your child will be seen as soon as you need care.

Our Services


Comprehensive Rehabilitation

Pediatric Injuries & Disabilities

Pediatric Injuries & Disabilities

Work injuries



Brain or spinal cord injuries

Multiple sclerosis


Gait & movement disorders

Adults with childhood-onset disabilities

People's lives are often complicated. Adding a serious health problem commonly has a major impact on multiple aspects of their day-to-day function, from basic self care to ambulation to work to caring for their children. Our focus isn't just upon your disease, it's on you and your life.


Pediatric Injuries & Disabilities

Pediatric Injuries & Disabilities

Pediatric Injuries & Disabilities


Sports injuries

Cerebral palsy

Spina bifida

Developmental delay

Brain or spinal cord injuries


Transverse myelitis

Sometimes it seems that the worst things happen to the nicest kids. The fact is that anything that can happen to an adult can happen to a child. The difference is that kids aren't just trying to heal an injury or manage a disability, they're still growing and developing at the same time.


Pain Management

Pediatric Injuries & Disabilities

Pain Management

Migraines & other headache disorders


Chronic fatigue syndrome/

myalgic encephalitis

Rheumatologic disorders

Myofascial pain

Complex regional pain syndrome

Cancer pain

Regardless of the label you've been given, or even if you've been told, "It's all in your head"... Have you been pushed to accept one-size-fits-nobody solutions? Have you been told that you can have medications or you can have health and wellness but you can't have both?

Contact Us

The care you deserve. When you need it.

Please send us a message, or call us for an appointment.

Grand River Rehabilitation

412 Plymouth Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49505, United States

phone: 616.780.2324 fax: 855.827.2650


Open today

09:00 am – 12:30 pm

Please note, we are open every other Saturday and therefore closed the following Mondays.

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