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Asare Christian, MD, MPH

Associate Outpatient Medical Director

Asare B. Christian, MD, MPH, a physical medicine and rehabilitation physician, is the Associate Outpatient Medical Director at Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network in Allentown. Dr. Christian specializes in musculoskeletal issues (including joint pain, low back pain and arthritis), stroke, non-interventional pain management, spasticity and dystonia management.

Treatment Philosophy

“My treatment philosophy to taking care of patients is first to listen to them and also make sure they understand the treatment options and plans are to them so they feel empowered to be part of their own healing.”


  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Physiatry)

Areas of Focus

  • Interventional pain management
  • EMGs
  • Musculoskeletal disorders
  • Neurological disorders
  • Pain management
  • Stroke, brain injury and spinal cord injury rehabilitation
  • Non-interventional pain management
  • Ultrasound-guided MSK injections (neck, low back, shoulder, elbow, knee, ankle
  • Spasticity management
  • Dystonia management
  • Botox for pain
  • Headache management
  • Medical cannabis certification
  • Urodynamics for neurogenic bladder


  • Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
  • Internship: Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center, Milwaukee
  • Residency: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore
  • Fellowship: Health Policy and Management, Harvard Medical School, Boston

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Meet Dr. Christian

To schedule an appointment with Asare Christian, MD, MPH, call 610-778-1050 for his office located on the upper level of the Good Shepherd Health & Technology Center.

For general information, call 1-888-44-REHAB (73422)