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Three NSPC Physicians Named "Top Doctors" by Northern Virginia Magazine

Three NSPC pain physicians "Top Doctors" by Northern Virginia Magazine.

Congratulations to the following National Spine & Pain Centers (NSPC) physicians who were  recognized as “top doctors” in a recent issue of Northern Virginia Magazine:

All three pain doctors were awarded the distinction for the third year in a row.

The top doctors list was compiled after the magazine asked all doctors in Northern Virginia to nominate candidates and also requested that committees from nine local hospitals make recommendations.

Here are some items that make each of these award-winning doctors unique. Check out their full biographies for more information.

Dr. Balint

  • Soon, he will celebrate his silver anniversary (25 years) with NS&PC.
  • He is board certified in three areas: physical medicine and rehabilitation, pain management and electrodiagnostic medicine. READ MORE

Dr. Cherrick

  • In 2013, he celebrated 30 years with NS&P.
  • He is repeatedly chosen by his peers to serve as a prestigious board examiner for the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. READ MORE

Dr. Protopapas

  • Before joining NSPC in 2006, she completed a fellowship in pain management at Harvard Medical School-Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital. She also holds a degree in clinical acupuncture from Harvard Medical School.
  • She specializes in acute and chronic musculoskeletal and spinal pain. READ MORE

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