Dr. Ross Zafonte DO

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Charlestown, MA

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Dr. Ross Zafonte, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Charlestown, MA, with other offices in Boston, MA and Pittsburgh, PA (and 2 other locations). He has 31 years of experience. His specialties include Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Zafonte is affiliated with New England Rehab Hospital, Winchester Hospital and Boston Medical Center. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Ross Zafonte has the following 12 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 2 board certifications.

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

A physiatrist is a doctor who specializes in the rehabilitation and physiological treatment of patients with an illness or injury that affects movement.
These specialists have extensive knowledge of the nerves, muscles, bone, and brain. Physiatrists are also experts in pain medication.
Some common conditions that physiatrists treat are rheumatoid arthritis, neurological and spinal disorders and injuries, chronic pain disorders, like fibromyalgia, and musculoskeletal issues, like broken bones and torn muscles.
These physicians also often coordinate a team of other specialists in order to maximize the patient's recovery, such as occupational therapists, speech therapists, neurologists, orthopedists, and counselors.


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Locations & Directions


300 1st Ave
Charlestown, MA 02129

Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

125 Nashua St
Boston, MA 02114

1405 Shady Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15217

300 Cedar Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15228

3471 5th Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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