Physical Medicine, Rehabilitation & Pain Managment
Dr. Chiara MarianiMD, FAAPMR, Physical Medicine, Rehabilitation & Pain Management
CollegeUniversity of Milan Faculty of Medicine
Medical SchoolUniversity of Milan Faculty of Medicine
InternshipUniversity of Pennsylvania Health System
ResidencyUniversity of Pennsylvania
Medical Acupuncture TrainingSuperior Institute, Milan, Italy
Helms Medical Institute
Dr. Chiara Mariani, MD, FAAPMR, is a double trained Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Specialist with Premier Orthopedic Associates.
Dr. Mariani is fellow of the Academy of PM&R. She is a member of the North American Society of Spine and she is certified in Medical Acupuncture.
Dr. Mariani attained her medical degree and PM&R Residency at University of Milan, Italy. She was an attending at the Rehabilitation Hospital of Villa Beretta, Costa Masnaga where she worked with post-stroke patients, Traumatic Brain Injury Patients and performed Botox Injections for spasticity management. She then attended University of Penn for her Internship and Residency training in PM&R. She is doubled trained in Medical Acupuncture obtaining her certification at the Superior Institute of Acupuncture in Milan, Italy and Helms Medical Institute.
Dr. Mariani specializes in conservative and interventional management of pain. She provides individualized, comprehensive musculoskeletal care focusing on the diagnosis and non-operative treatment of back and neck pain, muscle and nerve injuries trough the use of injections, medical medication management and appropriate physical therapy program.
Dr. Mariani performs Electrodiagnostic testing which is a diagnostic tool to diagnose radiculopathies (pinched nerves in the back and neck), compression neuropathies and peripheral neuropathies.
Dr. Mariani believes in a holistic approach and her individualized treatments are focused on decreasing the pain, restoring function and improving quality of life. Her Acupuncture skills allow her to help patients with symptoms related to acute and chronic pain such as anxiety, difficulty sleeping and decreased energy level.