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Casa Colina Welcomes Alexander O. Francini, M.D. to Rehab Physician Team

Casa Colina Welcomes Alexander O. Francini, M.D. to Rehab Physician Team

Pomona, CA…Casa Colina’s Board of Directors and President & CEO, Felice L. Loverso, Ph.D., welcome Alexander Francini, M.D., to Casa Colina. Dr. Francini is certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation with an additional board certification in pain management. He is also certified by the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine.

Dr. Francini is bilingual in Spanish and English and specializes in spinal disorders and pain management and is the Program Medical Director at Casa Colina’s Spine Center in Pomona. He will be treating Casa Colina inpatients and outpatients in need of this highly specialized care at Casa Colina’s 20-acre Pomona campus at 255 East Bonita Avenue.

Dr. Francini was formerly associated with South Coast Orthopedics / Newport Orthopedic Institute in Newport Beach where his primary focus was non-operative orthopedic evaluation and treatment of spinal disorders as well as pain management. Prior to this he was the Medical Director of Rehab Services at Flagship Healthcare. He has also held positions at Sutter West Medical Group where he was responsible for inpatient and outpatient utilization review and was a staff inpatient physiatrist at Kaiser Foundation Rehabilitation Center in Vallejo, CA.

He obtained his B.S. in Genetics at the University of California, Berkeley, and attended medical school at the University of California, Irvine. His internship and residency was served at the University of California, Davis Medical Center in Sacramento. He is a member of the American Association of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 909/596-7733, ext. 3500.

Casa Colina President and CEO Felice L. Loverso, Ph.D., stated, “Casa Colina welcomes Dr. Francini to our community. His medical expertise in the area of physical medicine and rehabilitation is highly regarded and we look forward to developing even more clinical services at Casa Colina under his tutelage and guidance.”