Princeton Sports Medicine Center is a highly specialized group of dedicated fellowship trained, board certified sports medicine physicians with the focused goal of maximizing athletes’ health and performance, and preventing and treating sports related injuries. From children to adults, beginners to professionals, athletes of all levels experience a unique set of injuries.
Our doctors are all fellowship trained in sports medicine and have extensive experience with athletes of varying levels and abilities, from professional to collegiate, weekend warrior to high school, club level to youth sports. It is this experience and dedication that makes our doctors second to none in their ability and commitment to get athletes better as fast as possible and to implement a holistic plan to prevent future injuries.
MEET OUR DIRECTOR
Scott Curtis, DO, is a board certified, fellowship trained physician who specializes in the care of sports related injuries and general musculoskeletal care. Dr. Curtis is the Director of Sports Medicine at Princeton Spine and Joint Center.
After attending Penn State University, Dr. Curtis received his medical degree from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine and then completed his residency at Morristown Medical Center in Morristown, NJ where he was honored to serve as Chief Resident.
Dr. Curtis completed the renowned Sports Medicine Fellowship at Atlantic Sports Health where he worked with the New York Jets, Seton Hall University Athletics, College of St. Elizabeth Athletics and various high school teams. From weekend warriors to professional athletes, high school athletes to 90+ year old tennis players, Dr. Curtis has a singular focus to treat each patient as an individual, identify their concerns as well as their specific goals and help them reach their aspirations using the most effective non-surgical care options.
Jason Kirkbride, MD, CAQSM, is a board certified, fellowship trained sports medicine physician specializing in general musculoskeletal and sports related injuries. Dr. Kirkbride currently serves as the Co-Director of Regenerative Medicine at Princeton Spine and Joint Center.
After attending Virginia Tech, Dr. Kirkbride received a Masters degree from Georgetown University. He attended Eastern Virginia Medical School, and then completed a residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Virginia, where he served with distinction as chief resident. Dr. Kirkbride also completed additional fellowship specialty training in Primary Care Sports Medicine at the University of Virginia, which afforded him the opportunity to work with the Virginia Cavalier student-athletes, and local high schools.
Zachary Perlman, DO, is a board certified, fellowship trained physician specializing in the non-operative care of sports related injuries and musculoskeletal medicine with a particular emphasis in regenerative medicine. He currently serves as the Co-Director of Regenerative Medicine for Princeton Spine and Joint Center.
Dr. Perlman earned his undergraduate degree in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry at Rutgers University and completed medical school in South Florida at Nova Southeastern University. He then completed his residency at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. Dr. Perlman completed a sports medicine fellowship in San Antonio, Texas, where he worked with multiple professional sports teams, including the San Antonio Spurs, as well as multiple university and high school teams.