Carisa Pearce, MD

Carisa   Pearce, MD

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Dr. Pearce came to West Palm Beach to open a comprehensive Cancer Rehabilitation Program, the first of its kind in South Florida. Cancer rehabilitation improves quality of life and function before, during and after diagnosis and treatment. As both a cancer rehabilitation and interventional pain specialist, Dr. Pearce can effectively assess nerve, bone and functional impairments, as well as provide various options to prevent or treat complications of cancer, decrease pain and help patients regain their overall sense of well-being.

Dr. Carisa Pearce of Florida Cancer Specialists in West Palm Beach discusses various cancer treatments and how rewarding it is to to care for her patients both emotionally and physically.

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Education

Medical School

Temple University School of Medicine - Philadelphia, PA

Internship and Residency

New York Presbyterian University Hospital of Columbia & Cornell - New York, New York

Fellowship in Cancer Rehabilitation & Interventional Pain

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center - New York, New York

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Community Activities and Honorary Societies

American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Medical Rehabilitation Council Member

Pain Medicine & Neuromuscular Medicine Council

Board of Directors 2012-2015, Susan G. Komen - South Florida

Recipient of Outstanding Council Services Award from Medical Rehabilitation Council and American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Medical Director 2012-2016, Cancer-Related fatigue exercise program in conjunction with Palm Beach Atlantic University

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