Samuel T. Dona, Jr., M.D., fellowship-trained Sports Medicine specialist and specialty-trained Physiatrist, has joined Tri-County Orthopedics. Dr. Dona will be providing care at their Cedar Knolls office at The Advanced Medical Center, located at 197 Ridgedale Ave., Suite 300. Patients in need of Sports Medicine and specialized nonsurgical care related to any bone, joint and muscle pain are encouraged to call (973) 538-2334 to schedule an appointment.
As a fellowship-trained Sports Medicine specialist and specialty-trained Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physician, Dr. Dona offers the highest level of nonsurgical treatment for sports-related injuries, chronic musculoskeletal pain and other orthopedic conditions.
"Dr. Dona’s training and experience will allow him to provide our patients with the highest level of combined Sports Medicine and Physiatric care. We are excited to welcome someone with his unique expertise to our team,” says Dr. Stephen Hunt, Sports Medicine surgeon at Tri-County Orthopedics. "His dedication to getting athletes and active individuals of all levels back to doing what they love makes him an excellent addition to our practice and community.”
Dr. Dona earned his medical degree at the University of the East College of Medicine in the city of Manila in the Philippines. He went on to complete an internal medicine internship at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, where Dr. Dona then finished his residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He later pursued additional specialty training through a Sports Medicine fellowship at Atlantic Sports Health in Morristown.
Dr. Dona is certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and he has also received subspecialty certification in Sports Medicine. He is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the American College of Sports Medicine, the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine and the Association of Academic Physiatrists.