Dr. Justin Alfonso, Pain Management Physician

“Throughout my career I have witnessed how chronic pain can significantly impact and individual’s quality of life. My passion is to inspire and empower my patients in regaining their normal functionality. Most importantly, pain management allows me to develop meaningful relationships with my patients, which is something I find very fulfilling.”

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CERTIFICATION AND APPOINTMENTS

  • Board eligible in Anesthesiology and Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Clinical Instructor for new residents in Anesthesiology at the University of Florida Jacksonville
  • Anesthesiology Liaison for the University of Florida Jacksonville Pain Ideas Team
  • Diplomat for the University of Florida Jacksonville Surgical Performance Committee
  • Resident Leader for the Anesthesiology Program Evaluation Committee at the University of Florida Jacksonville
  • Diplomat for the University of Florida Jacksonville Graduate Medical Education Committee
  • Chief Anesthesiology Resident

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • Florida Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
  • American Society of Pain and Neuroscience
  • Spine Intervention Society
  • North American Neuromodulation Society
  • American Society of Anesthesiologist
  • Florida Medical Association
  • Duval County Medical Society

EDUCATION

  • Pain Medicine Fellowship at the University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • Anesthesiology Residency at the University of Florida Jacksonville, Chief Resident, Jacksonville, FL
  • General Surgery Internship at the University of Florida Jacksonville, Jacksonville FL
  • Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) from American University of Antigua, Summa Cum Laude
  • Bachelor of Science from the University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

WHY I CHOSE PAIN MANAGEMENT

Throughout my career I have witnessed how chronic pain can significantly impact and individual’s quality of life. My passion is to inspire and empower my patients in regaining their normal functionality. Most importantly, pain management allows me to develop meaningful relationships with my patients, which is something I find very fulfilling.

PERSONAL INTERESTS AND COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Dr. Alfonso is originally from Orlando, FL.  In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his loved ones, traveling, and playing sports. He is an enthusiastic Florida Gator and Jacksonville Jaguars fan.  Dr. Alfonso also enjoys working with the youth and has volunteered his time working with children and teens with life threatening illnesses at Camp Boggy Creek in Eustis, FL.