Grant Karno, M.D.
Board Certified in Pain Management – Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Dr. Grant Karno was born and raised in Southern California. He graduated from the University of California, Davis, (UC Davis), followed by completion of preliminary training in General and Trauma Surgery at a UCLA affiliated hospital. He continued his medical training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at SUNY Upstate Medical University, as well as an associated Veterans Administration (VA) Hospital in New York, where he served as Chief Resident. He then went on to complete his advanced training in an accredited fellowship in Pain Medicine.
Dr Karno’s resume includes serving as an attending physician at SUNY Upstate University Hospital, and Syracuse VA Medical Hospital in New York. He also has authored numerous abstracts and academic studies, which have been presented and published at multiple national conferences.
Dr Karno’s approach to pain management starts with a highly focused investigation of the cause of the patient’s pain, as opposed to treating the symptoms first. His overall treatment philosophy encompasses both the function and quality of life, as well as creating a highly individualized plan for pain management.
He is double-Board Certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (ABPMR) in both PM&R, and Pain Medicine.