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Belasco, Nicholas, DO 
Medical Director, Concussion Management and Rehabilitation Program
Medical Director, Occupational Medicine Department

Belasco, Nicholas

About

Language(s): English
Board Certification:
American Osteopathic Board of Family Medicine
Sports Medicine
Dr. Belasco is a credentialed impact consultant (CIC) and the medical director of the Bon Secours Concussion Management and Rehabilitation Program, one of the largest sports concussion programs in downstate New York, providing care for close to two thousand head injury patients a year. This program offers area residents access to the most up-to-date medical treatments available for concussive injuries and provides care for patients throughout the Hudson Valley in New York as well as Pike County Pennsylvania and Northern New Jersey.

A recognized regional expert on concussion, Dr. Belasco provides training for athletic departments and healthcare professionals alike on the newest state and federal regulations for concussions and return-to-play protocol. Dr. Belasco also serves as an expert consultant to over a dozen local school districts, Orange County (NY) BOCES, the Orange County Interscholastic Athletic Association, the Orange County Department of Health, several local hospitals, regional sports programs, and medical associations. Dr. Belasco also serves as medical director of the Occupational Medicine Department of the Bon Secours Charity Health System and the school doctor for the School Districts of Middletown, NY and Goshen, NY.

Dr. Belasco also participates in cutting-edge research in the area of sports concussion as the content expert on concussion for Mathematica Policy Research, a large national health policy research firm. He has worked on projects for private groups as well as the CDC in the area of concussion research. Dr. Belasco has also presented at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement on the topic of patient safety and medication reconciliation within graduate medical education.

Dr. Belasco is also one of the very few physicians in the area whom are fellowship trained in interventional musculoskeletal ultrasound. This cutting-edge technology allows for greater accuracy, and frequently, reduced discomfort for joint injections and other interventional musculoskeletal procedures.

Education

Medical School: New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury, NY
Internship: Overlook Hospital, Summit, NJ
Residency: Family Medicine/Osteopathic Medicine - Overlook Hospital - Mt. Sinai/Atlantic Health GME System
Fellowship: Sports Medicine - Atlantic Sports Medicine - Overlook/Morristown Hosp - Mt. Sinai/Atlantic Health GME System

Specialties

Specialties: Family Medicine
Sports Medicine
Special Clinical Interest: Family practice and sports medicine - Sports concussion, diagnostic and interventional musculoskeletal ultrasound, sports and exercise health, advanced sports training methods and rehabilitation, diet and exercise.

Locations

1 Hatfield Lane, Suite 1B
Goshen, NY 07430
Phone: (845) 291-0966
Fax: (845) 291-0983

257 Lafayette Ave, Suite 200
Suffern, NY 10901
Phone: (845) 291-0966

601 Broad Street
Milford, PA 18337
Phone: (845) 291-0966