Meet Dr. Melissa Alvarez-Perez

Specialties:

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R)

Pain Management Doctor in Ocala, FLCertifications:

American Board of Pain Medicine
American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (ABPMR) Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Subspecialty Board
Brain Injury Medicine Subspecialty Board
American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM)
American Board of Wound Management Certified Wound Specialist Physician (CWSP)
National Acupuncture Detoxification Association Certified Medical Review Officer (MRO)
Certified Independent Medical Examiner, AMA 6th edition

Licenses:

AL, FL, AZ, OH, MI and NE medical license

Memberships:

American Medical Association
American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation American Association of Neuromuscular and Electro-Diagnostic Medicine
American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
Spine Intervention Society
National Acupuncture Detoxification Association

Residency:

VA Caribbean Healthcare System Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Resident, 2007-2011

Fellowship:

Central Florida Pain Management (PROSPIRA)
Medical Education:
University of Puerto Rico Medical School, 2003-2007

Experience:

University of Florida, Orthopedics Departments—Associate Professor, 2016-2017
CompHealth Locum Tenens—Traveling physician, 2014-2015, 2017
1st Class Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation—Director, 2014-2015
Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH—Staff physician, 2012-2014

Bilingual

English/Spanish