Joseph Herrera, DO Email Joseph Herrera
- Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine
- Tagalog (Philippines)
- Hospital Affiliations
- Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
- Mount Sinai Beth Israel
- FPA/Rehabilitation and Human Performance 212-241-6321212-241-6321
FPA/Rehabilitation and Human Performance
5 East 98th Street
New York, NY 10029
Dr. Joseph E. Herrera was appointed the Lucy G. Moses Professor and Systems Chair for the Department of Rehabilitation and Human Performance for the Mount Sinai Health System. He joined Mount Sinai following the completion of an Interventional Spine and Sports Medicine Fellowship at Beth Israel Medical Center, New York. He completed his residency and served as Chief Resident in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation through the combined program of Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center and Weill Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Herrera is fellowship trained in fluoroscopic guided and ultrasound guided procedures for painful spine and joint conditions. The American Pain Society named him an American Pain Scholar. He has also received various awards for his clinical work such as Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors, New York Times Super Doctors, and Best Doctors in America.
Dr. Herrera served on the New York State Athletic Commission and was appointed Chief Team Physician for USA Boxing Metro, affording him the opportunity to treat and evaluate amateur and professional athletes. He was awarded the Rocky Marciano Physician of the Year Award for excellence in Sports Medicine. He has authored and edited the textbooks "Manual to Musculoskeletal Medicine" and "Essential Sports Medicine." He is the Chief Editor of the medical journal "Current Reviews in Musculoskeletal Medicine." He also has publications in various textbooks and journals.
Dr. Herrera's research and clinical interests include human performance, disruptive technologies, concussion, sports related injuries, electrodiagnostic studies, and fluoroscopic guided spine and joint intervention. His interventional procedures include but are not limited to interlaminar and transforaminal epidural injections, discography, and radiofrequency neurotomy.
Physical Med & Rehabilitation -Sports Medicine
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
- Back Pain
- Electrodiagnostic testing (EMG/NCS)
- Hip Pain
- Knee Pain
- Neck Pain
- Shoulder Pain
- Sports injuries
DO, Univ of Medicine & Dentistry of NJ
St. Michael's Medical Center
Residency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Fellowship, Sports Medicine
Beth Israel Medical Center
English, Tagalog (Philippines)
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