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Primary Area of Expertise
Opioids
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Dr. Kent is an expert in all realms of Pain Medicine and has focused expertise in the prescribing and oversight of opioid analgesics. His specialties include pain management, opioids, narcotics, RSD/CRPS and low back pain.

Dr. Kent has been a medical expert witness for nearly twenty years. He has been quadruple-board certified in family medicine, anesthesiology, palliative care and pain management over the arc of his career. He has served as an expert witness for the states of Maryland and New York. Dr. Kent provides litigation support and expert testimony in plaintiff and defense cases. He has served as Division Head of Pain Medicine since 1997; originally at the University of Maryland, and since 2007 at the University of Rochester. He served as Director of the Pain Medicine Fellowship Training Programs at these institutions from 1997 to 2015.
Education & Licenses
Stetson University, Deland Florida
Bachelor of Science 1980-1984
University of South Florida Medical School 1984-1988
New York State Medical License - Active Status