Dr. Robert Guirguis is double board-certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and the American Board of Pain Medicine. He employs many minimally invasive procedures to treat pain and restore function.
His interests include chronic pain, sports medicine, fibromyalgia, spasticity, arthritic disorders, electrodiagnostics and discogenic diagnostic procedures. He has additional training in performing kyphoplasty.
Dr. Guirguis graduated from Rutgers University and earned his doctorate from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in Long Island. He completed an internal medicine rotating internship at Union Hospital in New Jersey and his residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at UMDNJ through Robert Wood Johnson Medical Center in Edison, N.J.
He completed an interventional spine pain medicine fellowship at Florida Spine Institute. While there, he authored the interventional cervical chapter of a pain medicine textbook.
Recognized as a “Top Pain Management Physician” in the Tampa Bay area by U.S. News & World Report, he is a member of the Florida Osteopathic Medical Association, the American Osteopathic Association and the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians.