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John A. Orsini, M.D.

Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation

Clinical Interests

Back, Spine Pain & Injury - Non-Surgical

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-5321

Administrative: (585) 341-7642

Fax: (585) 340-3051

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Biography

As a physiatrist, or physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist, Dr. Orsini works alongside spine surgeons to diagnose and treat spinal disorders by interventional means. Dr. Orsini's special expertise includes diagnosis of peripheral nerve injuries and non-surgical treatments such as spine injections and management of spasticity due to stroke, brain injury, MS, or cerebral palsy. He has additional experience in the use of electrodiagnostic studies to evaluate disorders of nerves and muscle.

Dr. Orsini earned his medical degree from the University of Rochester School of Medicine. He completed a residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the National Rehabilitation Hospital in Washington and a research fellowship at the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Orsini is certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation with certification in pain management at URMC.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine - American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehab
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehab

Education

1984
BA | Syracuse University
History

1989
MD | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

01/1993 - 06/1993
Fellowship in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at National Institutes of Health, Clinical Center

1989 - 1990
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry

1990 - 1993
Residency in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital/Medstar National Rehabilitation Hospital

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Publications

Journal Articles

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Orsini, J. "10/96 Estimates of Skeletal Motion in Gait. Gait Biomechanics 4/97". Gait Biomechanics 4/97. .

Books & Chapters

1998
Chapter Title: Rehabilitation in Multiple Sclerosis
Book Title: Principles of Neurologic Rehabilitation
Author List: Orsini, J
Edited By: Lazar,Richard B
Published By: McGraw-Hill1998 in New York

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