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25 Prospect Avenue Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

25 Prospect Avenue
Hackensack, NJ 07601
United States

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440 Old Hook Road Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

440 Old Hook Road
Emerson, NJ 07630
United States

Clinical Expertise

Accepted Insurances

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Training and Education

Medical School

  • MD, St. Georges University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies


  • Post-Baccalaureate Premedical Program, Columbia University, New York, NY
  • B.A., Duke University, Durham, SC


  • Internal Medicine Internship, Hospital of St. Raphael, New Haven, CT


  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency, New York University Medical Center/Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation, New York, NY


  • Interventional Spine Care and Musculoskeletal Medicine Fellowship, Florida Spine Institute, Clearwater, FL

Board Certification

  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • American Board of Pain Medicine
  • Certificate in Sports Medicine

About Me

James C. Natalicchio, MD is a member of Summit Health’s Comprehensive Spine Center and Pain Management teams. Dr. Natalicchio is board certified in pain medicine and sports medicine and fellowship trained in interventional spine care. As an orthopedic spine and neck specialist, he diagnoses and treats a wide range of issues with nonoperative care. He also performs a variety of services and procedures, including diagnostic imaging interpretation, trigger point injection therapy, Botox injection therapy, ultrasound-guided peripheral joint and soft tissue injections, among other injection therapies.

He is a member of American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the North American Spine Society (NASS), and the International Spinal Injection Society (SIS).

Dr. Natalicchio is passionate about educating his patients about exercise, posture, and body mechanics. When not in the office, he enjoys sports and outdoor activities.          


Hospital Affiliations

  • Hackensack University Medical Center