Meet Dr. Ricardo J Vasquez-Duarte, MD
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Dr. Vasquez-Duarte in board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine. He is fellowship trained in Sports and Spine medicine and is proficient in lumbar spine injections as well as peripheral joint injections. He’s ARDMS (American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography) certified as a musculoskeletal diagnostic sonographer and utilizes ultrasound for guided peripheral joint injections and fluoroscopy for lumbar spine injections. Example of procedure’s performed are: Ultrasound (US) guided shoulder, knee, hip, wrist, elbow, ankle/foot injection. Fluoroscopy guided lumbar transforaminal injections, selective nerve root blocks, sacroiliac joint injections, facet injections.
Dr. Vasquez is also trained in the use of regenerative procedures including Stem Cell and PRP (platelet rich plasma) therapies. He has been invited to teach in national courses in the topics of diagnostic US and internationally in the topics of regenerative medicine.
- Regenerative Medicine
- Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)
- Stem Cell Therapy
- Sports Injuries