Rina is a board certified Nurse Practitioner that graduated from a CCNE certified program with her Doctorate of Nursing Practice. She did her doctorate project in managing blood sugars of diabetic patients undergoing orthopedic surgeries, specifically knees and hips. This is where she gained a strong interest in helping patients best manage their pain and optimize their functionality. She was born in Hoboken, NJ and grew up in central Jersey. She attended and graduated from Rutgers University with her bachelors and Seton Hall University in an accelerated program with her nursing degree. She received her DNP-NP education from Bradley University in Illinois. She is an experienced registered nurse of 10 years with a demonstrated history of working in various hospitals in New Jersey. She is thrilled to join our interventional pain management team, to better help patients best she can. She considers herself an active person who loves any outdoor activity, with a strong interest in health, skincare and wellness.