Dr. James Rainville is a physiatrist and Chief of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at New England Baptist Hospital (NEBH). In addition to his work at NEBH, Dr. Rainville holds an academic appointment as Assistant Clinical Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Harvard Medical School. He is a member of several professional organizations including the North American Spine Society, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and the Physiatric Association of Spine, Sports and Orthopedic Rehab.
Dr. Rainville has written numerous peer-reviewed publications, letters, book chapters, and abstracts. A prolific speaker, he has been invited to lecture and present both nationally and internationally. He has been included in Boston Magazine’s annual list of “Top Doctors” from 2010-2015.
After earning his medical degree from the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Dr. Rainville completed his Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation residency at Tufts University Medical School.
Dr. Rainville specializes in medical management of spine conditions, disorders and injuries and medical musculoskeletal management.
Assistant Clinical Professor: Harvard Medical School, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
University of Massachusetts Medical School, 1978
Tufts Medical Center, 1990
Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, 1981
Back Pain Management, Pain Management, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Back, Neck & Spine