About the Doctor

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Specialist, The Woodlands TX

Benjamin T. Agana, MD

Benjamin T. Agana, MD

Benjamin T. Agana, MD

Dr. Benjamin Agana is originally from Chicago Illinois having received undergraduate degree in Biology at Loyola University of Chicago. He completed a medicine internship at  Louis Weiss Hospital/University of Chicago in Chicago Illinois. He completed a residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston Texas in June 1995.

Upon completion of residency, Dr. Agana practiced in Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex with an outpatient Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation practice and also served as Associate Medical Director for HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Arlington.

Dr. Agana moved his practice down to Houston/Woodlands area in 2000 and became Medical Director for Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital – The Woodlands (formerly HealthSouth) in 2001. He also was named Associate Medical Director of HealthSouth Rehab Hospital of Cypress from 2011-2015. He has served as Medical Director for inpatient rehabilitation unit at Huntsville Memorial Hospital from 2008-2013 and has served as Associate Medical Director for Encompass Health Rehabilitation (formerly HealthSouth) since 2015.

In addition, Dr. Agana to specializing in Inpatient Rehabilitation, he is Board Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and he has achieved a subspecialty Board Certification status in Electrodiagnostic Medicine (EMGs) and also subspecialty Board Certification in Pain Medicine.

Dr. Agana is a member of American Association of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPMR), Spinal Injection Society (SIS) as well as American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM). He is also previous member of American Association of Disability Evaluating Physicians (AADEP) and is currently certified through Texas Department of Insurance for Workmen’s Compensation Designated Dr. evaluations.

Dr. Agana resides in North Houston with his wife and three children. In addition to enjoying spending time with his family, he is an active runner, previously completed the Marine Corps Marathon in Washington, DC  and also several half marathons. He enjoys playing golf and tennis and continues an active lifestyle which she stresses to his patients.

Awards

  • H Magazine Top Docs for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation – 2007.
  • HealthSouth Clinical Excellence Award – 2007
  • HealthSouth Medical Leadership Award – 2009
  • Physician of the Year Nominee – Huntsville Memorial Hospital – 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012

Hospital Affiliations

  • Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital – The Woodlands
  • Memorial Hermann Hospital- The Woodlands
  • Kindred Specialty Hospital – Spring, TX
  • Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital, The Vintage – Houston
  • Nexus Specialty Hospital – The Woodlands
  • CHI-St. Luke’s Hospital – The Woodlands