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ABOUT THE PROVIDERS


CHU-KUANG CHEN, MD, PhD

Medical Director

Board Certified in Pain Management and Anesthesiology

Dr. Chen earned his medical degree at the National Taiwan Univ, University of Michigan (Neuroscience) and his residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He has a Pain Management fellowship from the University of PA Medical Center. He has been practicing Medicine and Pain Management for over 27 years.

Chu Chen, MD, PHD is board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. He has special expertise in Alternative Medicine, Back Pain, Fibromyalgia, Primary Headache Disorders, Sciatica, Sports Injuries, Vertebroplasty (Kyphoplasty.)

He has received the Patients' Choice Award and Compassionate Doctor Recognition Awards Dr. Chen.

Hospital affiliations are:
  • University Medical Center At Princeton


RONNEN ABRAMOV, DO

Board Certified in Pain Management and
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dr. Abramov received his medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his internship and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation residency and his fellowship training in pain management at the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

He is board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Pain Management. He specializes in interventional procedures, including epidural steroid injections, facet injections, sympathetic blocks.

Hospital Appointment - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Hospital affiliations are:
  • University Medical Center At Princeton


LAWRENCE KANTER, MD

Board Certified in Pain Management and Anesthesiology

Dr. Kanter received his medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. He completed his residency in Anesthesiology from Drexel University/Hahnemann University Hospital. He then received his pain fellowship from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, where he gained experience with some of the most difficult pain management problems.

Dr. Kanter has practiced both anesthesiology and interventional pain management for over twenty years. He has vast experience with all types of chronic and acute pain, using the latest techniques.

Hospital affiliations are:
  • University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro, Surgical Specialists of Princeton


ADRIEN APPELLO

MSN, RN, APN-BC

Adrien Appello is a Family Nurse Practitioner who specializes in pain management. She has been with Princeton Pain Management for over 2 years and provides pain management services in the outpatient and inpatient settings. Prior to working in the pain management specialty, she was an oncology nurse for several years. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at West Chester University of Pennsylvania, and then earned a Master of Science in Nursing at The College of New Jersey. She holds a national certification with the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Certifications
  • ANCC Family Nurse Practitioner - October 2011 to Present
  • Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider - 2002 to Present
  • Registered Nurse in New Jersey - July 2007 to Present
Awards
  • Holistic Health Award from The College of New Jersey
  • Nursing Excellence Award from the University Medical Center at Princeton
  • Sigma Theta Tau Xi Delta Chapter Nursing Honor's Society Induction


DIANE MARIE FOREMAN

RN, MSN, APN, BC

Diane Marie Foreman is a Nurse Practitioner who specializes in pain management. She has been with Princeton Pain Management for over 8 years and provides pain management services in the outpatient and inpatient settings at the University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro.

She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Gwynedd Mercy College and then earned a Master of Science in Nursing at The University of Pennsylvania. Ms. Foreman holds a national certification with the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Prior to working in the pain management specialty, she was a Gerontological nurse for several years.

Certifications:
  • ANCC Pain Management Certification 2006 to Present
  • ANCC Gerontological Nurse Practitioner Certification 1996 to Present
Licensure:
  • Pennsylvania/New Jersey Registered Nurse
  • Pennsylvania/New Jersey Registered Nurse Practitioner
Memberships:
  • Sigma Theta Tau XI Chapter, University of Pennsylvania
  • American Society for Pain Management Nursing