Darryl L. Kaelin, M.D. healthcare provider in Louisville, KY for Restorative Neuroscience, Sports Medicine, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Concussion Management

Darryl L. Kaelin, M.D.

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Concussion Management, Specialty Injections, UofL Health – Brain & Spine Institute
Areas of Interest

Concussion | Neurorehabilitation | Stroke Rehabilitation

Primary Practice Location
UofL Physicians – Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
UofL Health – Brain & Spine Institute
UofL Health – Abraham Flexner Outpatient Center
225 Abraham Flexner Way, Suite 505
Louisville, KY 40202
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Overall Rating
4.8 out of 5
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Darryl L. Kaelin, M.D.

Darryl L. Kaelin, M.D., is a physiatrist at UofL Physicians – Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. Dr. Kaelin earned his medical degree from University of Louisville School of Medicine. He then went on to complete an internship at Kettering Medical Center Network and his residency at Medical College of Virginia Hospitals, both in physical medicine and rehabilitation. At University of Louisville School of Medicine, he is a professor in the Department of Neurosurgery. Dr. Kaelin’s services include restorative neuroscience, sports medicine, physical medicine and rehabilitation. His areas of interest include concussions, neuroscience, sports medicine and stroke rehabilitation. In August 2017, Dr. Kaelin was named Top Doctor by peers in “Louisville Magazine.”

Education & Training

University of Louisville School of Medicine | Louisville | 1991
Medical College of Virginia Hospitals | Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation | Richmond | 1995
Kettering Medical Center Network | Physicial Medicine & Rehabilitation | Dayton | 1992



Areas of Interest

Concussion | Neurorehabilitation | Stroke Rehabilitation

School of Medicine


Department of Neurosurgery


Named Top Doctor by peers in Louisville Magazine, August 2017


"I believe I am the patient's partner in health care. My job is to create a treatment plan, teach that plan and work with the patient to successfully complete it."

Patient Comments

Jun 10, 2024

5 out of 5
My provider (Dr. Darryl Kaelin) shows he cares about me and my treatment!

Jun 5, 2024

5 out of 5
Dr. Kaelin is excellent! I am completely satisfied with the care and compassion he has shown me since I started seeing him. He Is very attentive during the appointment. He Is professional, intelligent, empathic, and a wonderful listener.

Jun 3, 2024

5 out of 5
Dr. Kaelin is a premier physician and kind man. He has helped me understand my injury and has treated me with respect. I am forever grateful for his time and clinical expertise in my recovery.

Mar 31, 2024

5 out of 5
He (Dr. Darryl Kaelin) is magnificent in his profession.

Mar 25, 2024

5 out of 5
Dr. Kaelin is the best! He is always positive, attentive and encourages the best outcomes concerning my care. I trust him impeccably!

Mar 5, 2024

5 out of 5
We appreciate the care and efficiency of Dr. Kaelin and his team!

Feb 14, 2024

5 out of 5
He is always respectful and kind and friendly, and he always answers all my questions and concerns; he is the best doctor for this position that I have ever known and I'm very grateful for him and his staff for everything they have done for me I love Dr. Kaelin he saved my life and he is still working to improve my life today I'm so grateful for him for being in my life.

Jan 23, 2024

5 out of 5
Dr. Kaelin is the very best. He is excellent at what he does and is very caring.

Nov 12, 2023

5 out of 5
The doctor was excellent and showed concern about any problems I had and wanted to know if there were any other problems that he could help me with. He was great and very helpful.

Nov 7, 2023

5 out of 5
Dr kaelin is excellent. I would recommend him to anyone. I have always got excellent care for him and his team.

Oct 12, 2023

5 out of 5
Dr. Kaelin related well to me and my spouse and seemed at ease with us.

Oct 5, 2023

4.56 out of 5
Dr. Kaelin & his staff far exceeded my expectations. They were friendly & very professional. One of the best teams I've ever encountered.

Sep 28, 2023

5 out of 5
Thanks for asking

Sep 24, 2023

5 out of 5
Dr. Kaelin is fantastic. He knows my husband well and has his recovery in mind.

Sep 19, 2023

5 out of 5
Have checkup every 6 months and always enjoy my visits. I receive sound health information and new ideas on how to continue my recovery from a traumatic brain injury. I feel like I get excellent care.

Sep 13, 2023

5 out of 5
Superb Doctor Excellent care First rate thru and thru.

Sep 13, 2023

5 out of 5
Dr. Kaelin is amazing, extremely kind, and professional, in addition to his comprehensive knowledge and thorough care! His M.A. Jesse is also a very kind and helpful addition to Dr. Kaelin and his team. She is too notch!

Aug 17, 2023

5 out of 5
I am grateful for Dr Kaelin and love and appreciate all he has done for me!

Jul 13, 2023

5 out of 5
Dr Kaelin and Jesse are excellent

Jul 9, 2023

5 out of 5
Dr. Kaelin and office staff were very professional and provided excellent customer service.

Jul 6, 2023

5 out of 5
Dr Darryl Kaelin is a wonderful doctor and person. I simply adore him and his nurse, Jesse. I trust them both, more than most doctors and thier nurses. Sincerely,

Jul 5, 2023

5 out of 5
Dr. Darryl Kaelin, one of the best physician in louisville. Very professional very kind he talks with you to make sure you understand and listens to my concern. Very blessed and greatful for everything.

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