• At the North American Spine & Pain Institute, our team of
    board-certified physicians
    are prepared to treat every level of pain.

    Daniel M. Dorri,

    MD, FABPMR
    Pain Management & Interventional Spine Physician

    At the North American Spine & Pain Institute, our team of
    board-certified physicians
     are prepared to treat every level of pain.

    Daniel M. Dorri,
    MD, FABPMR

    Pain Management & Interventional Spine Physician

    Dr. Dorri is a board-certified, fellowship-trained physician, specializing in pain management, physical medicine, and sports medicine. He has long been lauded as a pioneer in minimally invasive base spine and orthopedic pain management, performing the most sophisticated ultrasound-guided and minimally invasive procedures in the area.

    Dr. Dorri’s medical training is extensive as it is impressive, dually trained in both the best universities of Iran and the United States. After his graduation from Shahid Beheshti in Tehran in 2000, he maintained his sports medicine orthopedic training positions as both the Surgical House Officer and Medical House Officer at both Army Hospital and the International Federation of Sports Medicine. He finished his International Olympic committee sports medicine course, awarded as an international instructor of FIMS. He has served as an Olympic team physician and world sport championships anti-doping officer.

    After coming to America, Dr. Dorri was accepted to the prestigious UMDNJ sports medicine research fellowship position. He finished his surgical training from Montefiore hospital and his physical medicine and rehabilitation training from New York Medical College and the State University of New York. He was accepted to the well-known Kessler-UMDNJ interventional spine and pain management fellowship, where he trained with world-recognized pain management experts.

    Alexandra Carrer,

    BA, BS, MD, FAAOS
    Spine Surgeon

    At the North American Spine & Pain Institute, our team of
    board-certified physicians
     are prepared to treat every level of pain.

    Alexandra Carrer,
    BA, BS, MD, FAAOS

    Spine Surgeon

    The American Health Council welcomed Alexandra Carrer, BA, BS, MD, FAAOS as “Best in Medicine” for her outstanding contributions to the medical field. An orthopaedic spine surgeon in New Jersey., Dr. Carrer performs intricate surgical procedures and provides optimal patient care. While she has been in practice in New Jersey for over two years, she spent 5 years in practice in New York City treating a wide variety of patients and expanding skills in spine surgery and involvement in healthcare industry innovative technologies.

    Dr. Carrer’s interest in orthopaedic surgery began at a young age after sustaining sports-related injuries as an athlete and martial artist. Her participation in both sports gave her an insight as to the importance of the rehabilitative process after surgical procedures and alternative ways to treat conditions. Her maternal grandmother further influenced Dr. Carrer to pursue a career in orthopaedic spine surgery as she suffered from severe scoliosis. She eventually enrolled at SUNY Downstate Medical Center and earned a medical degree in 2006. She completed an orthopaedic surgery residency at the medical center and later, a spine fellowship at the University of California San Francisco.

    Currently, Dr. Carrer performs patient’s evaluations and treatments, research and medical student and resident education. Additionally, she performs orthopaedic spine procedures at a Level I trauma center. Throughout her successful career, Dr. Carrer has published several peer-reviewed publications and book chapters, as well as delivered speeches and presentations at international conferences. To contribute her knowledge as well as remain updated on medical trends, Dr. Carrer is a member of several professional associations, including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, AOSpine (an international community of spine surgeons), the Society of Lateral Access Surgery and the New York County Medical Society. Additionally, she contributes funds to various charitable organizations, including the American Red Cross, the ASPCA and Save the Children and volunteers at her local animal shelter.

    In her free time, she enjoys maintaining an active lifestyle by surfing, snowboarding, ballroom dancing and practicing martial arts. She enjoys going to the cinema, reading literature, visiting the opera house and traveling. She devotes her personal time to advancing healthcare development and access in underserved areas and developing countries. Dr. Carrer is fluent in Spanish and French, and conversational in Italian. With a successful career at hand — one that she attributes to her compassion, perseverance, humility and honesty — Dr. Carrer plans to continue to build excellent orthopaedic and spine care in New Jersey and New York.