Physiatrist at Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
Department + Services
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Programs + Specialties
Non-surgical specialist in the treatment of sports, musculoskeletal, joint, nerve and spine injuries
Diagnostic and therapeutic procedures including electrodiagnostics (EMG
Trigger point injections
Peripheral joint injections
Tendon/sheath ligament injections
Chronic soft-tissue, tendon, joint, and ligament injuries treatment with regenerative injections, including prolotherapy and platelet-rich plasma.
Training + Education
Undergraduate: Exercise Science, University of Massachusetts
Medical School: St. Louis University
Residency: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Rush University Medical Center in Chicago
Fellowship: Sports Medicine, University of Illinois
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Sport Medicine by the American Board of Medical Specialties National Board of Physicians and Surgeons.
"My goal is to restore maximal function to every patient. I do this by combining a thorough evaluation, appropriate clinical diagnosis, and application of diagnosis-specific rehabilitation and procedural treatments for musculoskeletal conditions."
Dr. Kuchinskas is a board certified physiatrist. She is a non-surgical specialist in the treatment of sports, musculoskeletal, joint, nerve and spine injuries and also does electrodiagnostic testing.
Dr. Kuchinskas earned her medical degree at St.Louis University and completed her residency at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. She completed a oneyear sports medicine fellowship at the University of Illinois where she was a team physician for all athletics and served on the medical staff for the WNBA Sky team.
A former All-American softball player at UMass, Amherst, Dr. Kuchinskas has a focus on sports medicine and works closely with the area colleges and high school athletic teams.