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David Levi M.D.

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Dr. David Levi received his undergraduate degree at Tulane University in New Orleans. He earned his Doctorate of Medicine from Eastern Virginia Medical School. He completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Carolinas Rehabilitation in Charlotte, North Carolina where he served as Chief Resident. After completing his residency, he pursued advanced training through a fellowship in spine injections and musculoskeletal medicine in New Orleans at LSU. In 2003, he joined APM Spine and Sports physicians and currently practices in the Virginia Beach and Norfolk locations..

Dr. Levi is board certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is an active member of several organizations including the American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, International Spine Intervention Society, North American Spine Society, American Medical Society for Sports Medicine and American Institute of Ultrasound Medicine. He has lectured extensively on back and neck pain as well as spine injections. Dr. Levi is an instructor and lecturer for the North American Spine Society, teaching other physicians basic and advanced spine injection techniques. He has served as principle investigator for multiple research trials including cutting edge intradiscal treatments for low back pain..

Other areas of clinical interest and expertise include the use of neuro-musculoskeletal ultrasound. He is skilled in using ultrasound to diagnose upper and lower extremity disorders, such as shoulder, elbow or knee conditions. Dr. Levi is able to improve the accuracy and success rate of an injection by ensuring proper placement using ultrasound guidance. He was instrumental in helping APM earn accreditation for musculoskeletal ultrasound from the American Institute of Ultrasound Medicine..

Dr. Levi is an active researcher and published author in both the fields of spine injections and ultrasound guided peripheral joint injections. He serves on the editorial staff of the prestigious Spine Journal reviewing research articles submitted for publication.
He has a special interest in regenerative medicine including the use of platelet rich plasma and stem cell concentrate treatments. His approach of combining ultrasound as a diagnostic tool along with his advanced skills in injection techniques allows his patients to achieve the highest possible level of success..

Dr. Levi was awarded the honor of “Top Docs” in Hampton Roads, Virginia 2013..

Dr. Levi lives in Virginia Beach with his family and enjoys saltwater fishing, kayaking, running and tennis.

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