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    Kenneth Vitale

    TitleAssociate Clinical Professor
    SchoolUniversity of California, San Diego
    DepartmentOrthopedic Surgery
    Address200 W. Arbor Drive #8894
    CA San Diego 92103
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      NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, NY2005Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
      NYU School of Medicine, New York, NYMD2001Medicine

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      Kenneth C. Vitale, MD, is a board-certified physical medicine and rehabilitation physician who subspecializes in sports medicine. Physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists, also called physiatrists, help restore function in individuals who have impaired physical ability as a result of injury or illness. As an associate professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at UC San Diego School of Medicine, Dr. Vitale instructs medical students, residents and fellows. He completed his rehabilitation medicine residency at NYU Langone Medical Center’s Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine. Dr. Vitale completed his internship at NYU Langone Medical Center and earned his medical degree at NYU School of Medicine. He is board-certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation and sports medicine, and is a fellow of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

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      1. Vitale K, Hueglin S, Broad E. Tart Cherry Juice in Athletes: A Literature Review and Commentary. Curr Sports Med Rep. 2017 Jul/Aug; 16(4):230-239. PMID: 28696985.
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      2. Vitale K, Jimenez A. Rehabilitation after scapulectomy. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2009 Apr; 88(4):267-71. PMID: 19300036.
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      3. Vitale K, Miller T, Jimenez AC. Rehabilitation after intramedullary skeletal kinetic distractor implantation: a report of two cases and a suggested therapy program. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2006 Feb; 85(2):176-80. PMID: 16428911.
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      4. Moroz A, Schoeb V, Fan G, Vitale K, Lee M. Convalescence care for seniors of lower Manhattan: an interdisciplinary outreach, rehabilitation, and education model. Int J Rehabil Res. 2004 Mar; 27(1):75-8. PMID: 15097174.
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