Joel Kent, MD
Location: University of Rochester Medical Center
Education: University of South Florida Medical School, Tampa, FL
Fellowship: Pain Management, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
Residency: Anesthesiology, University of Maryland Medical System, Baltimore, MD
Certifications: Anesthesiology, Multidisciplinary Pain Medicine, Palliative Care Medicine
As a palliative care provider, Dr. Kent treats symptoms related to any type of cancer. He is very patient centered and enjoys helping patients feel better. Dr. Kent is an expert in the use of opioids for the treatment of chronic pain and has given multiple lectures on this subject. He is also board certified in anesthesiology, multidisciplinary pain medicine and palliative care medicine. Dr. Kent's goal is to determine the best course of action in any treatment plan by balancing the available treatment options with patients' preferences.