Zachary Kalb, D.O., is a physiatrist (physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist) who specializes in interventional spine medicine
. His clinical practice focuses on non-surgical treatments for spine- and joint-related pain through image-guided injections, radiofrequency ablation, and other minimally invasive interventions using state-of-the-art techniques to diagnose and treat spine and musculoskeletal conditions. He has performed thousands of image-guided procedures.
His non-surgical approach to care is designed to reduce pain and improve function. Kalb often treats patients who wish to delay or avoid surgery or who have continued pain despite prior surgery.
Kalb earned his medical degree at the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine at Virginia Tech and completed his physiatry residency at Larkin Community Hospital in Miami, Fla. He then completed a fellowship in interventional spine and electrodiagnostic medicine at the OrthoCarolina Spine Center in Charlotte, N.C.
In his free time, Kalb enjoys spending time with his family, fishing, biking, mountaineering and playing ice hockey.
Case Report: Treatment of a Chronic, Partially Ruptured Distal Biceps Tendon with Platelet Rich Plasma
Published September 2017 FSPMR: Florida Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Journal