Peter T. Dorsher, M.D.

  1. Physiatrist

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Languages

English
  1. Back pain
  2. Chronic pain
  3. Complex regional pain syndrome
  4. Lumbar pain
  5. Multiple sclerosis
  6. Myofascial pain syndrome
  7. Spasticity
  1. Acupuncture
  2. Brain rehabilitation
  3. Pain management
  4. Rehabilitation therapy
  • Chronic pain management
  • Lumbar and sacroiliac disorders
  • Reflex sympathetic dystrophy
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Spasticity
  • Stroke and brain injury rehabilitation
  • Medical acupuncture
  • Myofascial pain
  1. 1998
    Certificate - Medical AcupunctureUniversity of California, Los Angeles
  2. 1989
    Resident - Physical Medicine and RehabilitationMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1985
    MDRush Medical College
  4. 1982
    MS - Biomedical EngineeringNorthwestern University
  5. 1980
    BS - Medical EngineeringCase Institute of Technology, Case Western Reserve University

Certifications

  1. 1990
    Physical Med. & RehabilitationAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Awards and honors

  1. 2011
    Best Doctors in AmericaBest Doctors in America 2011-2012
  2. 2010
    2010 Annual Research Competition AwardAmerican Academy of Medical Acupuncture
  3. 2010
    Teamwork Award: Early ICU mobilization pilotMayo Clinic in Florida
  4. 2009
    2009 Annual Research Competition AwardAmerican Academy of Medical Acupuncture
  5. 2008
    2008 Annual Research Competition AwardAmerican Academy of Medical Acupuncture
  6. 2007
    2007 Annual Research Competition AwardAmerican Academy of Medical Acupuncture
  7. 2007
    2007 Annual Poster Competition AwardAmerican Academy of Medical Acupuncture
  8. 1996
    The Best Doctors in America (Southeast Region)Woodward/White, Incorporated
  9. 1994
    Several commendations for excellence in teaching medical students from Mayo Medical SchoolMayo Clinic
  10. 1993
    CME Co-ChairmanRehab One, Inc.
  11. 1990
    Teacher of the YearDepartment of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  12. 1990
    MemberSigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  13. 1982
    James B. Herrick Fellowship (pre-clinical academic award in medical school)Awarding Organization
  14. 1980
    Walter P. Murphy Scholarship (full scholarship for graduate studies)Northwestern University
  15. 1979
    MemberMortar Board Society
  16. 1979
    MemberTau Beta Pi, The Engineering Honor Society
  17. 1976
    Albert Smith Scholarship (four year, full tuition academic scholarship)Case Institute of Technology, Case Western Reserve University
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Professional memberships

  1. 2015 - present
    Council ChairChair PMR Enterprise Specialty Council
  2. 2012
    Oral Board ExaminerBoard Recertification Test, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  3. 2012 - present
    MemberOutpatient Practice Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  4. 2008
    MemberEnd User Computing Standardization Subcommittee
  5. 2008
    MemberHealth Information Coordinating Committee, Mayo Group Practices
  6. 2007
    MemberAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  7. 2005 - 2007
    Oral ExaminerBoard Recertification Test, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  8. 2005
    MemberAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  9. 2004 - 2008
    MemberDepartment of Applied Informatics
  10. 2001 - present
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  11. 2000 - present
    MemberPhysical Medicine and Rehabilitation Research Committee, Research Committee, Mayo Group Practices
  12. 1998 - 1999
    Question WriterBoard Recertification Test, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  13. 1998 - 1999
    MemberAmerican Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation/American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine
  14. 1998 - present
    MemberPatient Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  15. 1996 - 2008
    Educational CoordinatorDepartment of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  16. 1996 - 1997
    MemberDevelopment Liaison Committee Meeting, Ponte Vedra, Mayo, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  17. 1996
    MemberDevelopment Liaison Committee Meeting, Ponte Vedra, Mayo, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  18. 1990 - 1991
    AdvisorPhysical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency Program, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  19. 1990 - 1991
    MemberMultidisciplinary Pain Management Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  20. 1990 - 1991
    MemberPhysical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency Program, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  21. 1989 - 1991
    ChairLearning Objective Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  22. 1989 - 1991
    CoordinatorBasic Science Lecture Series, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  23. 1989 - 1991
    ExaminerResident Oral Examinations, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  24. 1989 - 1991
    MemberUndergraduate Education Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  25. 1989 - 1991
    MemberBrain Injury Central Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  26. 1989 - 1991
    MemberAmputee Rehabilitation Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  27. 1989 - 1991
    MemberLearning Objective Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  28. 1989 - 1991
    MemberStaff CME Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  29. 1989 - 1990
    MemberComputer Education Committee, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation/American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine
  30. 1988 - 1991
    MemberCancer Adaptation Team Committee, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  31. 1987 - 1991
    MemberResident Selection Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  32. 1987 - 1991
    MemberOperations and Bylaws Committee, Resident Physician Council, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation/American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine
  33. 1987 - 1988
    ChairOperations and Bylaws Committee, Resident Physician Council, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation/American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine
  34. 1987 - 1988
    MemberResident Physician Council, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation/American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine
  35. 1986 - 1991
    MemberPM&R Education Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  36.  
    SupervisorGraduate and Postgraduate Fellows in PM&R Rotations, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  37.  
    Mayo Clinic Alumni Association, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  38.  
    MemberPCQA Workgroup
  39.  
    Committee MemberEOOG
  40.  
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  41.  
    MemberDuval County Medical Society
  42.  
    MemberFlorida Medical Association
  43.  
    MemberAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  44.  
    MemberSigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  45.  
    MemberAmerican Academy of Medical Acupuncture
  46.  
    MemberAmerican Academy of Pain Medicine
  47.  
    MemberInternational Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine
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Publications

Research activities

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