David P. Russo DO, MPH, MS
Hood River, Oregon
Dr. Russo is a dual board-certified physical medicine & rehabilitation and pain management specialist. He earned his undergraduate degree at the University of California, Berkeley followed by medical school and graduate degrees in Public Health and Clinical Research and Education at the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth, Texas. He continued his graduate medical education and residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation (physiatry) at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, followed by a Fellowship in pain management at the Oregon Health Sciences University.
He is in active private practice with a clinical focus on comprehensive pain treatment and regenerative therapies for musculoskeletal conditions. He is also a medico-legal adviser and technical consultant in areas of risk management, peer review, clinical toxicology, and organizational development. He has served as a consultant to a variety of regulatory and state agencies on matters related to physician wellness, pain management, and disability prevention.
Dr. Russo is a member of the American Osteopathic Association (AOA), Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons of Oregon (OPSO), the American Academy of Physical Medicine, and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R), the Interventional Orthopedic Foundation (IOF), American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP), and the Spine Intervention Society (SIS). He is Vice President of the Oregon Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (OSIPP) and former President of the AAPM&R’s Resident Physician Council.
Outside of health care, Dr. Russo volunteers as a community member on the Hood River County School District’s Finance and Bond Oversight Committee, Budget Committee, and is a former Chair of the Hood River County School District Board of Directors. He enjoys hiking, mountain biking, stand-up paddle boarding, cooking, and theatre.