Jose Ramirez-Del Toro, MD
Assistant Professor
Director, Sports Medicine Fellowship

Biography
Jose Ramirez-Del Toro, MD is an assistant professor in the department of physical medicine and rehabilitation and Director of the ACGME accredited Sports Medicine Fellowship Dr. Ramirez-Del Toro completed his undergraduate education at Princeton University, where he played basketball. He completed his medical studies at Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University in 2003 and a physical medicine and rehabilitation residency at UPMC in 2007 where he served as administrative chief resident.

Dr. Ramirez-Del Toro completed a Sports Medicine and Spinal Intervention Fellowship at the New Jersey Sports Medicine Institute. While completing the fellowship he gained experience in sports medicine serving as Team Physician to the New Jersey City University Athletics, Farleigh Dickinson University Football, and West Orange High School Football teams. Presently Dr. Ramirez-Del Toro serves as Director of Sports Medicine and Head Team Physician at California University of Pennsylvania Athletics.

CONTACT
412-488-4399
ramirezdeltoroja2@upmc.edu

Specialized Areas of Interest
Dr. Ramirez-Del Toro has special interests in sports medicine and team coverage, biomechanics of movement, as well as the role of regenerative medicine in non-operative orthopedics. He also has a special interest in functional movement testing and diagnostics. He has published several articles in peer-reviewed journals, and he has also authored book chapters on Sports Medicine and on diagnostic and interventional ultrasound.

Board Certifications
Physical Medicine a& Rehabilitation
Sports Medicine

Education & Training
BA, Princeton University, 1997
MD, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, 2003
PM&R Residency, UPMC Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 2007
Sports Medicine and Spinal Interventional Fellowship, New Jersey Sports Medicine Institute, 2008

Honors and Awards
Adminstrative Chief Resident, UPMC Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 2007

Professional Organization Membership
American College of Sports Medicine
American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation