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Gerard A. Malanga, MD
Director, Pain Management
Overlook Pain Center
Summit, NJ

About Gerard A. Malanga, MD

Gerard A. Malanga, MD is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) and Pain Medicine. He is an Associate Professor of PM&R at UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School, Director of Pain Management at Overlook Pain Center in Summit, NJ, and in private practice at Associates in Rehab Medicine located in Morristown. Dr. Malanga holds several other prestigious positions including Medical Director, Consultant for Horizon Healthcare Worker's Compensation Services, Blue Cross & Blue Shield Worker's Compensation and Clinical Chief, Rehabilitation Medicine and Electrodiagnosis at St. Michael's Medical Center, Newark, NJ.

Following a medical degree at the University of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, Dr. Malanga completed an Internship in Internal Medicine at Morristown Memorial Hospital, Columbia University Affiliate, Morristown, NJ. He completed his Residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Medicine and Dentistry. A Fellowship in Sports Medicine was completed at the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN.

As an active member of many professional organizations, Dr. Malanga currently serves as Chairman, Public Education Committee, North American Spine Society (NASS). He is the Past President of the Physiatric Association of Spine, Sports, and Occupational Rehabilitation (PASSOR) and a Fellow, American College of Sports Medicine and American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Malanga is also a member of the American Pain Society and Minnesota Medical Association.

Dr. Malanga has lectured throughout the country on a variety of musculoskeletal and spine topics. He is a prolific author with more than 60 publications including original research and book chapters. He has edited a textbook entitled Whiplash and will publish a new textbook with accompanying DVD on Musculoskeletal Physical Examination in October 2005.

Dr. Malanga is a highly regarded physician who has received multiple awards including Best Doctor in the New York Metro area 2003-2005.

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