Christopher Perez, MD

Medical Director

Dr. Perez is a native of Staten Island.  He received his undergraduate degree in biology at Brooklyn College.  Dr. Perez completed an Internal Medicine internship at Staten Island University Hospital and a residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and the Kessler Institute of Rehabilitation in West Orange New Jersey.

Dr. Perez is board certified and a Diplomat of the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He joined Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Associates of Staten Island in 2002 and has served a vital role in their participation at Victory Memorial Hospital, Silver Lake Specialized Care Center, and Richmond University Medical Center. He has been an active participant in the lecture circuit and is a speaker for Forest Laboratories. He specializes in neuropathic pain and offering patients non-invasive, non-narcotic treatment options for chronic pain patients.

Since 2012, he has also been the Medical Director of Forest Rehabilitation Medicine, New York State’s first certified Calmare Treatment center for the non-narcotic, non-invasive medical treatment for chronic pain and associated neuropathies.

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