Joseph P. Purcell, DO
Dr. Joseph Purcell established Redding Spine and Sports Medicine with his wife, Dr. Annie Davidson Purcell, in November of 2009. After growing up on Long Island, NY, he completed his undergraduate education at Wake Forest University in Health and Exercise Science. He then received his doctor of osteopathic medicine degree from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, FL. He went on to complete his Internship at North Shore University Hospital at Plainview, NY, followed by his Residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at New York University School of Medicine Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine. He also completed an additional year of fellowship training at Lags Spine and Sportscare in the Central Coast of California, in Interventional Spine, Sports Medicine and Pain Management. During his fellowship he passed the specialty board certification examinations with the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and completed the UCLA School of Medicine Medical Acupuncture for Physicians Course. In April, 2010, Dr. Purcell also received board certification in Electrodiagnostic Testing (EMG) through the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine.