Dr. Russell Portenoy specializes in interventional pain management, pain management in New York, New York.
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Dr. Russell Portenoy identified specializing in
Interventional Pain Management and Pain ManagementPain Management
A physician who provides a high level of care, either as a primary physician or consultant, for patients experiencing problems with acute, chronic or cancer pain in both hospital and ambulatory settings..
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Dr. Portenoy is affiliated with 2 hospitals:
Dr. Portenoy attended medical school at University of Maryland School of Medicine and graduated in 1980 having 34 years experience.
While there is no proven correlation between the quality of one's educational institution and the quality of one's professional competence, it is often an indicator. Medical schools have various levels of selectivity (some are harder to get into than others), and both the quality of their clinical training and level of research are measured. Additional medical training in both residency and fellowships and the facilities they are conducted at also provide a history of the doctors' level of training and experience.
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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Pain Management
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