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Steven V. Escaldi, D.O.

Steven V. Escaldi, D.O.

Medical Director of the Spasticity Management Program and Attending Physiatrist at the JFK Johnson Institute. Clinical Assistant Professor at UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

Steven V. Escaldi, D.O., is the Medical Director of the Spasticity Management Program and Attending Physiatrist at JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute. He is a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at the Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and the Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine.

Dr. Escaldi received his medical degree from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine and received his residency training in PM&R at JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute. His practice and research have focused on maximizing functional recovery in patients with stroke and brain injury. He has lectured nationally and internationally on the topics of stroke rehabilitation and spasticity management.

He is currently a member of an international panel of spasticity experts collaborating on projects that will educate providers and recommend best practices and treatment options for spasticity management.

He has published multiple book chapters and journal articles on general rehabilitation topics, spasticity management and residency competency in spasticity management.