Joanne Borg-Stein, MD

Dr. Joanne Borg-Stein obtained her undergraduate degree from Tufts University, and her MD from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. She then completed a residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center.  See was on the faculty of Columbia Department of PM&R from 1988-2002.  Thereafter, she has been at the Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital and Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Borg-Stein's primary clinical and research interests are in the area of sports medicine, myofascial pain and soft tissue causes of back pain. She has organized national and regional courses on platelet rich plasma, bone marrow stem cells for osteoarthritis, muscle pain, cervicogenic dizziness, musculoskeletal disorders of pregnancy, athletic hip and pelvis injuries, Areas of special therapeutic interest include prolotherapy, platelet rich plasma and diagnostic/interventional musculoskeletal ultrasound.