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Robert Pannullo, MD – Pain Management & Interventional Physiatrist

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Assistant: Sonia Malave
Phone: 732-537-0909, ext. 1104
Email: SoniaM@uognj.com

Office Locations

Somerset
Wall

About Dr. Pannullo

Robert Pannullo, MD is a board certified interventional physiatrist, pain management physician and independent medical examiner. Dr. Pannullo received his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine and graduated with highest honors from Upsala College, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in biochemistry. He received postgraduate training at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and completed his fellowship in interventional spine techniques and pain management at OSS Health in York, PA. under the direction of Michael B. Furman, MS, MD.

Accomplishments

  • New Jersey Monthly Top Doctors 2013, 2015, 2016
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
    • Honors: Family medicine, general surgery
    • Recommended for clinical honors in internal medicine
  • Member, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Member, American Academy of Pain Medicine
  • Member, Phi Beta Kappa honors society

Clinical Interests and skills

  • Arthrography
  • Cervical, thoracic and lumbar epidural steroid injections
  • Cervical and lumbar facet joint injections
  • Cervical and lumbar facet joint radiofrequency ablation
  • Cervical and lumbar medial branch blocks
  • Discography
  • Dorsal column stimulator trial placement
  • Electrodiagnosis and nerve conduction studies
  • Fluoroscopically guided percutaneous spinal procedures
  • Peripheral joint injections including, but not limited to:
    • Sacroiliac joint, hip, knee and shoulder injections
  • Sympathetic ganglion injections

Hospital Affiliations and Surgical Centers

Publications and Presentations

Pannullo, RP. “Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) in the workers compensation patient,” Presentation to Qual-Lync, Piscataway, NJ, 1/31/18

Pannullo, RP. “Electromyography in the workers compensation patient,” Presentation to Horizon Casualty, Newark, NJ, 10/25/17

Pannullo, RP, “Doctor, is my leg pain really coming from my back?” Monmouth County Woman, July/August 2011

Pannullo, RP. What Is Pain Management and How Does it Fit Into the Overall Treatment for an Injured Worker? Determine When and How Pain Management May Be Effective in the Rehabilitation of a Disabled Employee. New Jersey Self Insured Association, Harrah’s Atlantic City Resort and Casino, 5/6/11

Furman, MB; Puttlitz, K; Pannullo, RP. Spinal Senosis and Neurogenic Claudication in: Lorenzo CT, Meier III RH. (Chief Eds.); eMedicine Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. St. Peterberg: eMedicine Corporation, 2000

Pannullo, RP. Percutaneous procedures in the management of spinal disorders: Lumbar intradiscal electorthermy annuloplasty (IDET) lecture presentation at KDV Orthopaedics, York, PA, 2000

Pannullo, RP. The evaluation and treatment of low back pain; lecture presentation at Penn State Geisinger Health System, Danville, PA, 1999

Pannullo, RP, et al; Thoracic Disc Herniation presenting as Brown Sequard Syndrome; Archives of PM&R. Sept 1997;78:1048-9

Henry, AP; Pannullo, RP; Lachman, EA; Bodack, MP; Nagler, W; Diagnosis of metastatic lung cancer in a diabetic with hip and thigh pain; Archives of PM&R. Sept 1996;77:955

 

Televised Interviews

Guillian-barré syndrome: Channel 16, ABC News, Pennsylvania, Health Watch; 1999

Spinal cord injury: Channel 28, Pennsylvania, Eyewitness News, Health Beat; 1998

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    Somerset Office: 732-537-0909
    Mercer Office: 609-683-7800
    Monmouth Office: 732-938-6090
    Iselin Office: 732-853-8610
    Woodbridge Office: 732-283-2663
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