Our staff includes physicians, manual therapists, x-ray technicians, physical therapists, movement therapists and medical assistants who work together to manage all aspects of musculoskeletal disorders, & injuries. Treatment is designed to specifically meet these individual needs. In-patient consultations are available at area hospitals as well. Our dedicated office staff is available six days a week to assist you in appointment scheduling and in answering any questions you may have.
DR. JOEL D. STEIN, D.O.,F.A.A.O,F.A.O.A.S.M.
Dr. Stein graduated from KCOM in 1983. He was an undergraduate fellow in the departments of Anatomy and Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine at Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine (KCOM). After serving a general rotating internship and finishing Family Practice training at Humana Hospital South Broward, he became full time faculty at what is now Nova-Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Stein is Board Certified in Family Practice, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine and Sports Medicine. Dr. Stein is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Osteopathy (FAAO), a Fellow of the American Osteopathic Academy of Sports Medicine (FAOASM), and a Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (FACOFP). He serves academically as a Clinical Associate Professor at NSU-COM, Professor Emeritus at University of Miami, School of Medicine, Visiting Clinician for the American Academy of Osteopathy and serves on the AAO Bureau of Experts. Dr. Stein is a board examiner for the American Osteopathic Board of Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine (AOBNMM), serving on the Committee on Fellowship of the AAO and for the Conjoint Board in Sports Medicine. His current clinical position is Medical Director of the Institute for Non-Surgical Orthopedics in
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. He is also the Residency Director for Integrated FP/NMM and NMM +1 programs at Larkin Community Hospital, South Miami. Dr. Stein is active at the State and National political levels serving on the FOMA Board of Trustees, and as a Florida representative to the AOA House of Delegates. Dr. Stein serves on the Board of the Florida Society, ACOFP and is an active reviewer for the Florida Department of Health, Board of Osteopathic Medicine. Clinical interests include Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Acupuncture, Interventional and Integrative Spine Management and Manual Therapy. He is an avid teacher and enjoys being on the lecture bureau for Acorda Pharmaceuticals, Pfizer, Forest Labs, Covidien, Guna Inc., Heel, and Ferring Pharmaceuticals.
Dr. Stein has been in practice in the Broward and Dade County areas since 1984. His special interests are in “treatment of the moving parts of the body”. He has been trained by the Orthopedic Medicine Society, London, UK and holds full membership status as well as Fellow Eligibility. He has a twenty-five plus year history of teaching Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine and Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment. Dr. Stein’s other clinical interests include Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Sports Medicine, Acupuncture, Interventional Injection Techniques, Neuromusculoskeletal Medical Management and Manual Therapy. His clinical faculty includes Family Practice Physicians, Specialists in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM) and NeuroMusculoSkeletal Medicine (NMM), Sports Medicine as well as Physiatry (Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation). Manual Therapy utilized at the clinics includes Osteopathic Manipulation, Cranial Osteopathy, Craniosacral Therapy, Balanced Membranous/Ligamentous Techniques (BMT/BLT), Strain-Counterstrain, Muscle Energy, Neuromuscular Therapy, Rolfing, Soma Therapy, and Guided Imagery techniques. Injection techniques utilized in the clinics include Fluoroscopically (x-ray) Guided Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar Facet/Medial Branch Blocks, Transforaminal Epidurals, Caudal Epidurals, Ultrasound Guided Selective Nerve Root Blocks as well as Joint Injection, Prolotherapy, Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) as well as GUNA Physiological Regulating Medicine (PRM) and HEEL /Homeopathic Injectable use for Musculoskeletal Disorder Management.
Dr. STEVEN LICATA D.O.
Dr. Licata graduated from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1997. He completed a residency in Family Practice and Osteopathic Medicine at Broward General Medical Center, Ft. Lauderdale and was board certified in 2000. Dr. Licata completed requirements and became board certified in Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine in December 2005. He has been an associate at the Institute for Non-Surgical Orthopedics since 1996. He is a currently an active member of ACOFP, FAO, AOA, AAO and the Cranial Academy. Dr. Licata is also involved with teaching at Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine. His title is Clinical Assistant Professor, being involved in teaching residents and students general medicine, sports medicine, manipulation and injection techniques. Dr. Licata has been active in lecturing to physicians at FAO and FOMA conferences on various subjects in Osteopathic Manipulation, Neruromusculoskeletal Medical Management and Sports Medicine.
Manual Therapy utilized on patients includes Osteopathic Manipulation, Cranial Osteopathy, Craniosacral Therapy, Balanced Membranous/Ligamentous Techniques (BMT/BLT), Strain-Counterstrain, Muscle Energy and Neuromuscular Therapy, Injection techniques utilized in the clinics include Fluoroscopically (x-ray) Guided Lumbar Facet/Medial Branch Blocks, Sacroiliac injections, Paravertebral blocks Selective Nerve Root Blocks as well as peripheral Joint Injections, Prolotherapy and GUNA Physiological Regulating Medicine (PRM)/Homeopathic Injectable use for Neuromusculoskeletal Disorder Management.
Board Certified – Family Practice and Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment, Board Certified – Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
I was born and raised on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. I grew up outside the small town of Preston, Maryland. I attended Salisbury University where I majored in Biology Pre Medicine and Minored in Chemistry. While in college I suffered a severe ankle sprain while playing lacrosse and this lead me to start working in a physical therapy office where I did my rehab. I continued to work in the physical therapy for a year after college while applying to medical schools. I was accepted to Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in the spring of 2006 and had the opportunity to attend their branch campus outside of Atlanta, Georgia. I graduated in 2010 from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic medicine.
I did my residency in Family Medicine at Riverside Regional Medical Center from 2010 to 2013 and became Family Medicine Board Certified in the fall of 2013. While in residency I had the opportunity to work with many local high schools providing medical coverage for sporting events and worked with the athletic training department and team physician Dr Potter with William and Mary University.
Started a sports medicine fellowship in the summer of 2013 and will be completed by July 2014. During my time with the fellowship I have again had the opportunity to work with many local high schools in the south Florida area as well as work with the NASL Fort Lauderdale Strikers. I have successfully passed the Sports Medicine CAQ exam and am Sports Medicine Board Eligible at this time.
I have been trained extensively in osteopathic manipulations, Joint injections with and without ultrasound, Platelet Rich Plasma injections, Prolotherapy, and Sports Medicine.
PATRICK E. BARRY, DO
Is a Board Certified NeuroMusculoSkeletal Medicine/Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (NMM/OMM) specialist. He currently serves as the Associate Program Director of the Integrated FM/NMM Residency at Larkin Community Hospital in South Miami, FL. He completed his medical training at the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), and obtained his undergraduate degree at Kansas State University.
Dr. Barry has experience in the evaluation and treatment of those suffering from a wide variety of conditions within the orthopedic, neurologic, and musculoskeletal realms of medicine. Special interests of the doctor include Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Osteopathy in the Cranial Field, diagnostic Musculoskeletal Sonography (MSKUS), Functional Medicine, Regenerative Medicine, and interventional injection techniques.
As an educator, he is involved in training Neurology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Sports Medicine, and NMM fellows/residents along with medical students. Dr. Barry currently holds membership with the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, the American Academy of Osteopathy, the American Academy of Family Practitioners, and the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians.
He enjoys exercising, cooking, painting, reading, photography and music production in his free time.
Jack Marshall Trainor II M.D. is happy to be residing, once again, in his hometown of Fort Lauderdale. Having grown up in Coral Ridge, he attended bayview Elementary School,
Sunrise Middle School, and graduated from Ft. Lauderdale High School, while lettering in five varsity sports.
Dr. Trainor’s freshman and sophomore college years were spent at Miami-Dade Community
College on a baseball scholarship, while at the same time, earning Academic All-American Honors.
He continued on a baseball scholarship during his junior and senior years at Stetson University in Deland, Florida. For two years (1986-1988), after graduating from Stetson, he attempted a career in professional baseball, while working off-season as a lifeguard for the Ft. Lauderdale Beach Patrol and volunteering his time in marine biology, at Ocean World. During the time he spent as a professional ball player, he gained special insight into the needs of active people, which continues to uniquely qualify him in understand his patients needs.
He completed his Bachelor of Science at Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia. While completing his medical degree at Marshall University, he tutored college students with learning disabilities. His residency degree was completed at
the University of Florida Shands/Jax in Jacksonville, Florida.
From 2000-2003, he returned to Marshall University to complete specialty training in an accredited Sports Medicine fellowship, was an assistant clinical professor and was also the assistant team physician for Marshall University during this time.
Doctor Trainor is a member of the American Medical Association, the American College of Sports Medicine and the American Medical Society of Sports Medicine, Specializing in a practice devoted to Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine.