Charles Kent, DO

Dr. Charles Kent is a fellowship-trained Physiatrist, who specializes in Interventional Spine and Musculoskeletal Medicine. He has expertise in treating all musculoskeletal conditions with an emphasis in non surgical spine medicine and non surgical peripheral joint treatments.

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For all general questions, prescription refills or to schedule an appointment, contact our office at:

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203.407.3553
Fax:
203.848.2395

Education and Training

  • Bachelor of Science in Mathematical Economics, Wake Forest University
  • Post Baccalaureate Pre-Medical Education, Florida Atlantic University
  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, Nova Southeastern University
  • Residency in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation - The Mount Sinai
  • Fellowship in Interventional Spine Medicine- The Cleveland Clinic

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" Dr. Kent was very thorough and explained things clearly and succinctly. The ease in setting up the appointment, the quickness of being seen and the doctor's expertise were all appreciated. "

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" Dr. Kent is very thorough, sits and explains everything to you, and has a great personality as well. . "

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" Awesome doctor. Great with his patients and spends his time with his patients also! "

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" DR KENT. ROCKSTAR "

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" I had a great experience in my first appointment "

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Dr. Charles Kent is a fellowship-trained Physiatrist, who specializes in Interventional Spine and Musculoskeletal Medicine. He has expertise in treating all musculoskeletal conditions with an emphasis in spine medicine and non-surgical peripheral joint treatments.

A native to South Florida, Dr. Kent finished his Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation residency at The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City, where he served as Chief Resident. He also completed a fellowship in Interventional Spine Medicine from The Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio.

Dr. Kent’s philosophy on medicine is that treatment success begins with a strong line of communication between patient and physician. Whether it is diagnosing the problem or educating patients on the variety of treatments available to them, Dr. Kent is focused on helping you navigate these times to make an informed decision.

Research and Publications

“Traumatic Hand Injury in a Mountain Climber”
Charles Kent D.O., Miriam Zakhary D.O.
Case Report 2021 AMSSM Annual Virtual Meeting

“Better Get an Xray: Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Manifested as  Paresthesias in Ulnar Nerve Distribution”
Charles Kent D.O., Caroline Varlotta M.D., Parag Sheth M.D.
Case Report AAP Annual Meeting and ISPRM World Congress 2021

“Tongue Ring Entrapment within the Appendix of a Patient with Aphasia Secondary to Stroke in the Acute Rehabilitation Setting”
Elinor Naor D.O., Charles Kent D.O., Avniel Shetreat-Klein M.D.
Case Report AAP Annual Meeting and ISPRM World Congress 2021

“MELAS Syndrome: The Importance of Continuing Arginine in Acute Rehab”
Alexandra Laurent M.D., Charles Kent D.O., Kirk Lercher M.D.
Case Report AAP Annual Meeting and ISPRM World Congress 2021

“Redeployed PM&R Trainees Rely on Pro-Social Behavior during COVID-19 Pandemic: A Qualitative Survey Analysis”
Charles Kent D.O., Laura Tabacof M.D., Miguel Escalon M.D. et al.
Original Research Journal of Scientific Innovation in Medicine

“Quality Improvement of Resident Assessment of Pressure Injuries In Patients with a Spinal Cord Injury”
Matthias Linke D.O., Charles Kent D.O., Erica Eldon D.O. et al.
Quality Improvement Project Icahn School of Medicine Annual Resident/Fellow Research Day

“In Short Supply: Ramifications of a Nationwide Etidronate Shortage for Patients with Heterotopic Ossification”
Charles Kent D.O., Miguel Escalon M.D.
Case Report AAP Annual Meeting and ISPRM World Congress 2020 Orlando, Florida

“Transverse Myelitis as a Potential Mediator for Impaired Hypoglycemic Awareness”
Charles Kent D.O., Matthias Linke D.O., Vincent Huang M.D.
Case Report AAP Annual Meeting and ISPRM World Congress 2020

“Delayed onset Neuromyelitis Optica
Erica Eldon D.O., Charles Kent D.O., Vincent Huang M.D.
Case Report AAP Annual Meeting and ISPRM World Congress 2020

“Occipital-Atlantal Release and Its Use in a Case of Intractable Headaches” 
Hayley Talboy D.O., Charles Kent D.O., Dr. Yasmin Qureshi D.O.
Case Report American Osteopathic College of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Mid Year Meeting

“Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Masking as Osteomyelitis from a Dog Bite”
Charles Kent D.O., Rishi Sharma D.O., Warren Reuther M.D.
Case Report West Palm Beach VA Medical Center – Scientific Discovery Day