David Tung, MD, MPH

David Tung, MD, MPH

Physical Medicine/Rehab in Bridgeport, CT


 (203) 373-1593

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Office Hours

Monday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed

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Additional Locations


Core Medical Group,
2080 Whitney Ave, Suite 280-290,
Hamden, CT

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About Dr. Tung


Dr. David Tung, MD is a physiatrist in Bridgeport, Connecticut. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in Connecticut, New York and New Hampshire.

Dr. Tung's clinical expertise includes pain management, physical medicine & rehabilitation, sports medicine and regenerative therapies. Interventional procedures performed under fluoroscopy and ultrasound include: epidural (cervical, thoracic and lumbar transforaminal, interlaminar and caudal) injections, medial branch blocks, radiofrequency ablations, spinal cord stimulator trial implants, discography, sacroiliac joint injections, sympathetic nerve blocks, stellate ganglion blocks, occipital nerve blocks, botox injections for migraine headaches and spasticity, pudendal nerve blocks, peripheral nerve blocks, peripheral joint injections and trigger point injections. Dr. Tung performs regenerative medicine procedures that utilize a patient's own cells for the treatment of musculoskeletal disorders of the joints, muscles, ligaments, tendons and bones.

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Services Offered



Traumatic brain injury
Sports medicine
Post-concussive syndrome
Physical medicine and rehabilitation
Electrodiagnostic testing
Shoulder and elbow sports medicine
Foot and ankle sports medicine
Hip and knee sports medicine
Regenerative medicine
Interventional pain management
Musculoskeletal injuries

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

Hospital for Special Surgery
Fellowship, Interventional Spine and Sports Medicine, 2007 - 2008

Rutgers-NJMS
Residency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 2004 - 2007

Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Internship, Internal Medicine, 2003 - 2004

Virginia Commonwealth University
Class of 2003

Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
MPH, 1999

The College of William and Mary
B.S., 1997

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Certifications

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Sports Medicine

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Medical Licenses

ME State Medical License
2016 - 2017

ME State Medical License
2016 - 2017

CT State Medical License
2015 - 2019

NH State Medical License
2008 - 2018

NY State Medical License
2007 - 2018

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Work Experience

Medical Director
Core Medical Group
Bridgeport, CT
2016 - Present

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Hospital Affiliations

Core Medical Group
Current Affiliation
Bridgeport, CT

Paincare
Former Affiliation
Merrimack, NH

ROAD Addiction Treatment Program
Former Affiliation

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Awards

Fairfield Country Top Doctors
Greenwich Magazine, 2017-2019

Top Doctors
Castle Connolly, 2013-2019

Patients' Choice Award
Vitals.com

On-Time Doctor Award
Vitals.com

Compassionate Doctor Recognition
Vitals.com

Honor Roll Recognized Doctor
Healthgrades.com

CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification
Centricity EMR, GE Healthcare, 2013

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Professional Memberships

Spine Intervention Society - SIS
Member

American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - AAPMR
Fellow

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Publications



Journal Article

The use of dynamic size-sieving capillary electrophoresis and mismatch repair enzymes for mutant DNA analysis
Journal of Capillary Electrophoresis
Siles BA, O'Neil KA, Tung DL, Bazar L, Collier GB, and Lovelace C
1/1/1998

Lecture

The Evolution of Pain Management: A Look Back and the Challenges Ahead
1/23/2018
Connecticut Bar Association Workers' Compensation Retreat, Marco Island, FL

Hand Dysfunction Following A Frisbee Game
1/1/2007
New Orleans, LA

Abstract

Hand Dysfunction Following A Frisbee Game
Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise
Tung DL, Malanga GA, Mulford GJ
1/1/2007

Incomplete Anterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome: A Case Report
The 43rd Annual Association of Academic Physiatrists Educational Conference, American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Tung DL, Malanga GA, Mulford GJ
1/1/2007
San Juan, Puerto Rico

Identification of Postural Control Strategies that Enhance Stability
Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America Annual Conference
Edwards TW, Gade V, Moholkar N, Tung DL and Nakappan S
1/1/2007
Phoenix, AZ

Other

Pars Interarticularis Injury
Tung DL (Coauthor)
1/22/2019

Percutaneous Biologic Anterior Fusion for End Stage Lumbar Disc Disease in a Rabbit Model
Tung DL
1/1/2007

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