Dr. Michael Palmer, MD

Physical Medicine & RehabilitationMaleAge 66

Dr. Palmer
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Princeton Orthopedic Associates and Sports Medicine

325 Princeton Ave Princeton, NJ 08540

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Dr. Michael Palmer, MD is a Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Specialist in Princeton, NJ and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University Of Rome-La Sapienza, Faculty Of Medicine & Dentistry, Rome, Italy medical school in 1983. He is affiliated with Penn Medicine Princeton Health. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Palmer to book an appointment.

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Biography

Dr. Michael Palmer, MD is a Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Specialist in Princeton, NJ and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. He...Read more

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Acupuncture
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Emergency Sports Medicine
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Men's Sports Medicine
  • Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
  • Pediatric Sports Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
  • Rehabilitation
  • Spine Physiatry
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Pain Management
  • Sports Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
  • Sports Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Sports Preventive Medicine
  • Sports Rehabilitation Medicine
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Education

1997
Stanford University School Of Medicine, International Spinal Injection Society; Training Workshop For Lumbar Spinal Injections
1997
Stanford University School Of Medicine, Training Workshop For Discograms and Cervical Spine Injections
1996
University Of California At Los Angeles School Of Medicine, School Of Acupuncture Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Beth Israel Hospital, Department Of Rehabilitation Medicine, Electrodiagnostics and Orthopaedics
Fellowship Hospital
1994
Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Medicine
Residency Hospital
1991
New York University Downtown Hospital
Residency Hospital
1988
University Of Rome Dept Of Orthopaedics and Traumatology
Internship Hospital
1984
University Of Rome Polyclinic
Internship Hospital
1983
University Of Rome-La Sapienza, Faculty Of Medicine & Dentistry, Rome, Italy
Medical School
1977
U Perugia
Undergraduate School
1976
Norwich University
Undergraduate School
1974
MIT Dept Biol
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Awards

  • Air Force Medal of Meritorious Service, 2002
  • Honors Graduate, University of Rome, School of Medicine and Dentistry, 1984
  • Air Force Medal of Commendation, 1997

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What are Dr. Michael Palmer, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Palmer frequently treats Low Back Pain, Bursitis, and Arthritis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Palmer treats.

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Dr. Palmer's office is located at 325 Princeton Ave, Princeton, NJ 08540. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Palmer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palmer treats Low Back Pain more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Palmer treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Bursitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palmer treats Bursitis more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Palmer treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
Arthritis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palmer treats Arthritis more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Palmer treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
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Dr. Palmer's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acupuncture
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritic Rehabilitation
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Block
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Electrodiagnostic Testing
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Lipedema
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Medical Acupuncture
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Musculoskeletal Function Test
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Pain
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Sprain or Strain

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Princeton Orthopedic Associates and Sports Medicine

Princeton Orthopaedic Associates II P.A.325 Princeton Ave Princeton, NJ 08540
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