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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Russell Portenoy is Poor.
Specialties & Research
Dr. Russell Portenoy, MD is board certified in Hospice & Palliative Medicine.
- He has special expertise in 5 areas:
- Nerve Pain (Neuralgia)
- Palliative Care
- Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
Education & Awards
Dr. Portenoy graduated from University of Maryland , Baltimore. He has 1 awards.
Dr. Portenoy has 8 hospital affiliations:
- Beth Israel Medical Center Petrie Division
- St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital/St. Luke's Hospital Division